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East China Sea

Index East China Sea

The East China Sea is a marginal sea east of China. [1]

60 relations: Asia, Can Xue, Cape Santiago (Taiwan), China, Chinese constellations, Chinese language, Chinese literature, Chunxiao gas field, Eta Serpentis, Exclusive economic zone, Four Seas, Fujian, Fukue Island, Geography of China, Geography of Japan, Geography of Taiwan, Gotō Islands, Government of Indonesia, Haijiao, Hateruma, Heavenly Market enclosure, Ieodo Ocean Research Station, International Hydrographic Organization, Japan, Jeju Province, Kikaijima, Kiushan Tao, Korea Strait, Kosuke Takahashi, Kyushu, List of seas, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Japan), Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China, Miyako Islands, Miyako-jima, Monaco, Natural gas, North Pacific right whale, Okinawa Island, Okinawa Trough, Pacific Ocean, Pingtan Island, Reef, Ryukyu Islands, Sea of Japan, Senkaku Islands, Shina (word), Socotra Rock, South China Sea, South Korea, ..., Taiwan, Tanegashima, United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, United States, Whaler, World War II, Xihu Trough, Yangtze, Yellow Sea, Yonaguni. Expand index (10 more) »

Asia

Asia is Earth's largest and most populous continent, located primarily in the Eastern and Northern Hemispheres.

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Can Xue

Can Xue, née Deng Xiaohua, is a Chinese avant-garde fiction writer, literary critic, and tailor.

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Cape Santiago (Taiwan)

Cape Santiago is a cape located in Gongliao District, New Taipei City, Taiwan.

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China

China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a unitary one-party sovereign state in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around /1e9 round 3 billion.

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Chinese constellations

Traditional Chinese astronomy has a system of dividing the celestial sphere into asterisms or constellations, known as "officials" (Chinese xīng guān).

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Chinese language

Chinese is a group of related, but in many cases mutually unintelligible, language varieties, forming a branch of the Sino-Tibetan language family.

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Chinese literature

The history of Chinese literature extends thousands of years, from the earliest recorded dynastic court archives to the mature vernacular fiction novels that arose during the Ming Dynasty to entertain the masses of literate Chinese.

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Chunxiao gas field

The Chunxiao gas field is a natural gas field below the East China Sea within the Chinese Exclusive Economic Zone, about 4 km to the west of the EEZ border claimed by Japan which is disputed by China.

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Eta Serpentis

Eta Serpentis (η Ser, η Serpentis) is a star in the constellation Serpens.

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Exclusive economic zone

An exclusive economic zone (EEZ) is a sea zone prescribed by the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea over which a state has special rights regarding the exploration and use of marine resources, including energy production from water and wind.

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Four Seas

The Four Seas were four bodies of water that metaphorically made up the boundaries of ancient China.

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Fujian

Fujian (pronounced), formerly romanised as Foken, Fouken, Fukien, and Hokkien, is a province on the southeast coast of mainland China.

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Fukue Island

is the largest and southernmost of the Gotō Islands in Japan.

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Geography of China

China has great physical diversity.

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Geography of Japan

Japan is an island nation in East Asia comprising a volcanic archipelago extending along the continent's Pacific coast.

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Geography of Taiwan

Taiwan, formerly known as Formosa, is an island in East Asia; located some off the southeastern coast of mainland China across the Taiwan Strait.

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Gotō Islands

The are Japanese islands in the East China Sea, off the western coast of Kyūshū.

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Government of Indonesia

The term Government of Indonesia (Indonesian: Pemerintah Indonesia) can have a number of different meanings.

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Haijiao

Haijiao (海礁), also known as Tong Island (童岛), Taibujiao (泰簿礁) or Taijiao (泰礁), is located at 30°44'6"N, 123°9'24"E in the northeast corner of the Zhoushan Islands and belongs to Shengsi County of Zhoushan city.

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Hateruma

Hateruma (波照間島; Hateruma-jima; Yaeyama: Hatirooma Okinawan: Hatiruma) is an island in the Yaeyama District of Okinawa Prefecture, Japan.

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Heavenly Market enclosure

The Heavenly Market Enclosure (天市垣, Tian Shi Yuan), is one of the San Yuan or Three enclosures.

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Ieodo Ocean Research Station

Ieodo Ocean Research Station is an ocean platform constructed by South Korea and placed on the submerged Socotra Rock in the East China Sea.

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International Hydrographic Organization

The International Hydrographic Organization (IHO) is the inter-governmental organisation representing hydrography.

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Japan

Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.

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Jeju Province

Jeju Province, officially Jeju Self-Governing Province, is one of the nine provinces of South Korea.

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Kikaijima

is one of the Satsunan Islands, classed with the Amami archipelago between Kyūshū and Okinawa.

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Kiushan Tao

Kiushan Tao is an island east of China.

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Korea Strait

The Korea Strait is a sea passage between South Korea and Japan, connecting the East China Sea, the Yellow Sea (West sea) and the East Sea (Sea of Japan) in the northwest Pacific Ocean.

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Kosuke Takahashi

is a Japanese journalist.

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Kyushu

is the third largest island of Japan and most southwesterly of its four main islands.

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List of seas

This is a list of seas - large divisions of the World Ocean, including areas of water variously, gulfs, bights, bays, and straits.

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Japan)

The is a cabinet-level ministry of the Japanese government responsible for the country's foreign relations.

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China (MOFA or MFA) under the State Council of the Government of the People's Republic of China is an executive agency responsible for foreign relations between the People's Republic of China and other countries in the world.

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Miyako Islands

The are a group of islands in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan, east of the Yaeyama Islands.

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Miyako-jima

is the largest and the most populous island among the Miyako Islands of Okinawa Prefecture, Japan.

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Monaco

Monaco, officially the Principality of Monaco (Principauté de Monaco), is a sovereign city-state, country and microstate on the French Riviera in Western Europe.

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Natural gas

Natural gas is a naturally occurring hydrocarbon gas mixture consisting primarily of methane, but commonly including varying amounts of other higher alkanes, and sometimes a small percentage of carbon dioxide, nitrogen, hydrogen sulfide, or helium.

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North Pacific right whale

The North Pacific right whale (Eubalaena japonica) is a very large, thickset baleen whale species that is extremely rare and endangered.

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Okinawa Island

is the largest of the Okinawa Islands and the Ryukyu (Nansei) Islands of Japan.

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Okinawa Trough

The (also called, literally China-Ryukyu Border Trough) is a seabed feature of the East China Sea.

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Pacific Ocean

The Pacific Ocean is the largest and deepest of Earth's oceanic divisions.

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Pingtan Island

Pingtan Island also called Haitan Island (海坛岛, Hǎitán dǎo) is off the east coast of Fujian province, China.

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Reef

A reef is a bar of rock, sand, coral or similar material, lying beneath the surface of water.

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Ryukyu Islands

The, also known as the or the, are a chain of islands annexed by Japan that stretch southwest from Kyushu to Taiwan: the Ōsumi, Tokara, Amami, Okinawa, and Sakishima Islands (further divided into the Miyako and Yaeyama Islands), with Yonaguni the southernmost.

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Sea of Japan

The Sea of Japan (see below for other names) is a marginal sea between the Japanese archipelago, Sakhalin, the Korean Peninsula and Russia.

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Senkaku Islands

The are a group of uninhabited islands controlled by Japan in the East China Sea.

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Shina (word)

is a largely archaic Japanese name for China.

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Socotra Rock

Socotra Rock is a submerged rock below sea level (at low tide) located in the Yellow Sea.

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South China Sea

The South China Sea is a marginal sea that is part of the Pacific Ocean, encompassing an area from the Karimata and Malacca Straits to the Strait of Taiwan of around.

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South Korea

South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea (대한민국; Hanja: 大韓民國; Daehan Minguk,; lit. "The Great Country of the Han People"), is a country in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and lying east to the Asian mainland.

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Taiwan

Taiwan, officially the Republic of China (ROC), is a state in East Asia.

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Tanegashima

is one of the Ōsumi Islands belonging to Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan.

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United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea

The United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), also called the Law of the Sea Convention or the Law of the Sea treaty, is the international agreement that resulted from the third United Nations Conference on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS III), which took place between 1973 and 1982.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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Whaler

A whaler or whaling ship is a specialized ship, designed for whaling: the catching or processing of whales.

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World War II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.

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Xihu Trough

The Xihu Trough is a region in the East China Sea, located approximately 400 kilometres east of the cities of Shanghai and Ningbo, China.

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Yangtze

The Yangtze, which is 6,380 km (3,964 miles) long, is the longest river in Asia and the third-longest in the world.

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Yellow Sea

The Yellow Sea or West Sea is located between China and Korea.

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Yonaguni

, one of the Yaeyama Islands, is the westernmost inhabited island of Japan, lying from the east coast of Taiwan, between the East China Sea and the Pacific Ocean proper.

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Eastern China Sea, HupiJiao Rock, Hupijiao Rock, Mer de Corée, Yajiao Rock, 东中国海, 東中國海.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/East_China_Sea

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