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Iwate prefecture

prefecture of Japan

Iwate is a prefecture in the en:Tohoku region of the island of en:Honshu, en:Japan. The capital is Morioka. The temple Chusonji in Hiraizumi is a famous place in Iwate Prefecture.

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Iwate Prefecture 
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prefecture of Japan
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Instance of prefecture of Japan
Named after
  • Iwate District
Location Japan, Japan
Capital
Legislative body
  • Iwate Prefectural Assembly
Executive body
  • Q11474687
Head of government
Population
  • 1,244,990 (1 April 2018)
Area
  • 15,278.4 square kilometre
official website
Authority control
VIAF ID: 254402949
Wikidata

39° 42′ 12.96″ N, 141° 09′ 09″ E

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Contents

MapsEdit

Morioka (capital city) / 盛岡市Edit

Fudai / 普代村Edit

Fudai / 普代村

Hanamaki / 花巻市Edit

Hanamaki / 花巻市

Hiraizumi / 平泉町Edit

Ichinoseki / 一関市Edit

Ichinoseki / 一関市

Kamaishi / 釜石市Edit

Kamaishi / 釜石市

Kitakami / 北上市Edit

Miyako / 宮古市Edit

Noda / 野田村Edit

Noda / 野田村

Ofunato / 大船渡市Edit

Ofunato / 大船渡市

Tanohata / 田野畑村Edit

Tanohata / 田野畑村

Tono / 遠野市Edit

Tono / 遠野市

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