Iwate prefecture

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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 ofprefecture of Japan
Named after
  • Iwate District
LocationJapan, 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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Maps[edit]

Morioka (capital city) / 盛岡市[edit]

Morioka / 盛岡市

Fudai / 普代村[edit]

Fudai / 普代村

Hanamaki / 花巻市[edit]

Hanamaki / 花巻市

Hiraizumi / 平泉町[edit]

Hiraizumi / 平泉町

Ichinoseki / 一関市[edit]

Ichinoseki / 一関市

Kamaishi / 釜石市[edit]

Kamaishi / 釜石市

Kitakami / 北上市[edit]

Kitakami / 北上市

Miyako / 宮古市[edit]

Miyako / 宮古市

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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