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The is a suspension bridge, which links the city of Kobe on the Japanese mainland of Honshu to Iwaya on Awaji Island.
is an island in Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan, in the eastern part of the Seto Inland Sea between the islands of Honshū and Shikoku.
is a town located in Aomori, Japan.
The is a suspension bridge on the route connecting Minamiawaji, Hyogo on Awaji Island with Naruto, Tokushima on Ōge Island, Japan.
The Bonin Islands, also known as the, are an archipelago of over 30 subtropical and tropical islands, some directly south of Tokyo, Japan.
The, Central region, or Central Japan (中部日本) is a region in the middle of Honshū, Japan's main island.
The, also known as the, is the westernmost region of Honshū, the largest island of Japan.
Deutsche Welle ("German wave" in German) or DW is Germany's public international broadcaster.
The Encyclopædia Britannica (Latin for "British Encyclopaedia"), published by Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., is a general knowledge English-language encyclopaedia.
The, or GSI, is the national institution responsible for surveying and mapping the national land of Japan.
The is a series of double deck bridges connecting Okayama and Kagawa prefectures in Japan across a series of five small islands in the Seto Inland Sea.
The Greater Tokyo Area is the most populous metropolitan area in the world, consisting of the Kantō region of Japan, including the Tokyo Metropolis, as well as the prefecture of Yamanashi of the neighboring Chūbu region.
The is a Japanese suspension bridge, part of the 59 kilometer Nishiseto Expressway connecting the islands of Honshū and Shikoku.
is the capital of Hiroshima Prefecture and the largest city in the Chūgoku region of western Honshu - the largest island of Japan.
(), formerly known as Ezo, Yezo, Yeso, or Yesso, is the second largest island of Japan, and the largest and northernmost prefecture.
A humid continental climate (Köppen prefix D and a third letter of a or b) is a climatic region defined by Russo-German climatologist Wladimir Köppen in 1900, which is typified by large seasonal temperature differences, with warm to hot (and often humid) summers and cold (sometimes severely cold in the northern areas) winters.
A humid subtropical climate is a zone of climate characterized by hot and humid summers, and mild to cool winters.
The is a Japanese suspension bridge, part of the 59 kilometer Nishiseto Expressway linking the islands of Honshu and Shikoku.
is an inhabited volcanic island in the Izu archipelago in the Philippine Sea, approximately southeast of Honshu, Japan, east of the Izu Peninsula and southwest of Bōsō Peninsula.
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.
The is a series of mountain ranges in Japan which bisect the main island of Honshū (本州).
The is the group of islands that forms the country of Japan, and extends roughly from northeast to southwest along the northeastern coast of the Eurasia mainland, washing upon the northwestern shores of the Pacific Ocean.
Java (Indonesian: Jawa; Javanese: ꦗꦮ; Sundanese) is an island of Indonesia.
is a city in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan.
The (Asian Highway Network) is a suspension bridge crossing the Kanmon Straits, a stretch of water separating two of Japan's four main islands.
The or the Straits of Shimonoseki is the stretch of water separating two of Japan's four main islands.
The Kanmon Railway Tunnel, Kanmon Roadway Tunnel, and Shin-Kanmon Tunnel are undersea tunnels crossing the Kanmon Straits between Shimonoseki, Yamaguchi, and Kitakyushu, Fukuoka in western Japan.
The or the lies in the southern-central region of Japan's main island Honshū.
The is a geographical area of Honshu, the largest island of Japan.
is the sixth-largest city in Japan and the capital city of Hyōgo Prefecture.
The Kodansha Encyclopedia of Japan is a comprehensive English-language encyclopedia first published in 1983 that covers a broad range of topics on Japan.
The, which connects the island of Ōshima to the main part of Shikoku, is the world's longest suspension bridge structure and was completed in 1999.
is a coastal town located in Higashimuro District, Wakayama Prefecture in western Japan.
, officially, is the capital city of Kyoto Prefecture, located in the Kansai region of Japan.
is the third largest island of Japan and most southwesterly of its four main islands.
Land reclamation, usually known as reclamation, and also known as land fill (not to be confused with a landfill), is the process of creating new land from ocean, riverbeds, or lake beds.
This list of islands by area includes all islands in the world greater than and several other islands over, sorted in descending order by area.
This is a list of islands in the world ordered by their highest point.
This is a list of islands in the world ordered by population.
The islands of Indonesia, also known as the Indonesian archipelago and formerly known as the Indian archipelago, may refer either to the islands comprising the nation-state of Indonesia or to the geographical groups which include its islands.
A megalopolis (sometimes called a megapolis; also megaregion, or supercity) is typically defined as a chain of roughly adjacent metropolitan areas, which may be somewhat separated or may merge into a continuous urban region.
Menegazzia caviisidia is a species of lichen found in Japan.
is a city located in Iwate Prefecture, Japan.
, located on Honshū, is the highest mountain in Japan at 3,776.24 m (12,389 ft), 2nd-highest peak of an island (volcanic) in Asia, and 7th-highest peak of an island in the world.
is the largest city in the Chūbu region of Japan.
is the capital city of Nara Prefecture located in the Kansai region of Japan.
is a prefecture located in the Chūbu region of Japan.
() is a designated city in the Kansai region of Japan.
The Pacific Ocean is the largest and deepest of Earth's oceanic divisions.
Japan is divided into 47, forming the first level of jurisdiction and administrative division.
is a city located on in Niigata Prefecture, Japan.
A sea level rise is an increase in global mean sea level as a result of an increase in the volume of water in the world’s oceans.
The Sea of Japan (see below for other names) is a marginal sea between the Japanese archipelago, Sakhalin, the Korean Peninsula and Russia.
The is a 53.85 km (33.46 mi) dual gauge railway tunnel in Japan, with a 23.3 km (14.5 mi) long portion under the seabed.
The, also known as Setouchi or often shortened to Inland Sea, is the body of water separating Honshū, Shikoku, and Kyūshū, three of the four main islands of Japan.
is the smallest (long and between wide) and least populous (3.8 million) of the four main islands of Japan, located south of Honshu and east of the island of Kyushu.
Location of Shimokita Peninsula in Japan is the remote northeastern cape of the Japanese island of Honshū, stretching out towards Hokkaidō.
is a city located in Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan.
The, known as the in its upper reaches, is the longest and widest river in Japan and the third largest by basin area (behind the Tone River and Ishikari River).
The, also known as the Tōkaidō corridor, is the name for the megalopolis in Japan extending from Ibaraki Prefecture in the north to Fukuoka Prefecture in the south, running for almost.
The is a cable-stayed bridge that is part of the Nishiseto Expressway, commonly known as the Shimanami Kaidō しまなみ海道.
The, Northeast region, or Northeast Japan consists of the northeastern portion of Honshu, the largest island of Japan.
, officially, is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan and has been the capital since 1869.
The is a strait between Honshu and Hokkaido in northern Japan connecting the Sea of Japan with the Pacific Ocean.
The struck the Kantō Plain on the Japanese main island of Honshū at 11:58:44 JST (02:58:44 UTC) on Saturday, September 1, 1923.
The was a magnitude 9.0–9.1 (Mw) undersea megathrust earthquake off the coast of Japan that occurred at 14:46 JST (05:46 UTC) on Friday 11 March 2011, with the epicentre approximately east of the Oshika Peninsula of Tōhoku and the hypocenter at an underwater depth of approximately.
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