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日本

constitutional monarchy in East Asia
Main category: Japan

Japan is an island nation in East Asia. Located in the Pacific Ocean, it lies to the east of the Sea of Japan, the East China Sea, China, Korea and Russia, stretching from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north to the East China Sea and Taiwan in the southwest.

Japan 
constitutional monarchy in East Asia
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Instance of sovereign state,
island nation,
country
Part of East Asia
Location
Capital
Basic form of government
  • constitutional monarchy (3 May 1947)
Legislative body
Executive body
Highest judicial authority
Official language
Anthem
Currency
Head of state
Head of government
Has part
Inception
  • 3 May 1947
Significant event
Population
  • 127,110,047 (2015)
Area
  • 377,972.28 square kilometre
Follows
Top-level Internet domain
  • .jp
Authority control
VIAF ID: 159367111
GND ID: 4028495-5
OSM relation ID: 382313
BNE ID: XX450954
Wikidata

35° 00′ 00″ N, 136° 00′ 00″ E

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Contents

National symbolEdit

Main category: Symbols of Japan

MapEdit

Main categories: Maps of Japan and Old maps of Japan
Selected maps are included in the   Wikimedia Atlas of Japan .

NatureEdit

Main category: Nature of Japan

GardenEdit

Main galleries: Japanese garden and Japanese rock garden.
Main category: Gardens in Japan

SkylineEdit

BuildingEdit

CultureEdit

Main categories: Culture of Japan and Kimono

ReligionEdit

Main category: Religion in Japan

ArtEdit

Main category: Art of Japan

Art of paintingEdit

Main gallery: Ukiyo-e.
Main category: Paintings in Japan

SculptureEdit

TheaterEdit

Main category: Theatre of Japan

FestivalEdit

SportEdit

Main gallery: Professional sumo.
Main category: Sports in Japan

GameEdit

Main category: Games of Japan

CuisineEdit

Main categories: Cuisine of Japan, Food of Japan, and Wagashi

MuseumEdit

National TreasureEdit

MunicipalityEdit