Japan

Japan

Country · Asia
Population
125,470,000
Area
145,936 sq mi
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Japan is an island country in East Asia, located in the northwest Pacific Ocean. It is bordered on the west by the Sea of Japan, and extends from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north toward the East China Sea and Taiwan in the south. Part of the Ring of Fire, Japan spans an archipelago of 6852 islands covering 377,975 square kilometers; the five main islands are Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu, and Okinawa.

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Capital

Tokyo

Location

Asia

Coordinates

35.672792, 136.690816