Japan Map – Japan, also called Nippon or Nihon, is an island nation located in East Asia. It is located at the western end of the Pacific Ocean, east of the Sea of Japan, and is next to the People’s Republic of China, Korea, and Russia. The northernmost island is in the Sea of Okhotsk, and the southernmost region is a group of small islands in the East China Sea, precisely south of Okinawa, which is neighboring Taiwan.
General Information of Japan
- Japan is country in East Asia
- Official Name: Japan, 日本国 (Nippon-koku)
- Capitol: Tokyo
- Population: 127,061,000
- Languages: Japanese
- Geographic Region: Asia, Eastern Asia
- Geographic Size (km sq): 377,930
- Year of UN Membership: 1956
- Year of Present State Formation: 1947
- Current UN Representative: Motohide Yoshikawa
Japan Bordering Countries: none
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