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Physical Map of Japan showing the four main islands, surrounding seas, relief, Mt. Fuji, major rivers, important cities, etc.
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Japan's Quick Facts

Land Area 364,485 km2
Water Area 13,430 km2
Total Area 377,915 km2
Population 126,702,133
Population Density 335.27 / km2
Government Type Parliamentary Constitutional Monarchy
GDP (PPP) $4.93 Trillion
GDP Per Capita $38,900
Currency Yen (JPY)
Largest Cities
  • Tokyo (37,393,129)
  • Kinki M.M.A. (Osaka) (19,165,340)
  • Chukyo M.M.A. (Nagoya) (9,552,132)
  • Kitakyushu-Fukuoka M.M.A. (5,528,632)
  • Shizuoka-Hamamatsu M.M.A. (2,922,320)
  • Sapporo (2,669,680)
  • Sendai (2,327,417)
  • Hiroshima (2,083,223)
  • Niigata (804,298)
  • Kumamoto (742,612)
    • Animal: Raccoon Dog
    • Bird: Green Pheasant, Red-crowned Crane
    • Coat of Arms:

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    • Coat of Arms: The Imperial Seal of Japan, also known as the Chrysanthemum Seal, is a crest used by the members of the Japanese Imperial family.
    • Fish: Koi
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    • Fruit: Lychee
    • Tree: Cherry blossom tree

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