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Main category: Japan
Japan 
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constitutional monarchy in East Asia
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Instance ofsovereign state,
island nation,
country
Part ofEast 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
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35° 00′ 00″ N, 136° 00′ 00″ E

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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.

National symbol[edit]

Main category: Symbols of Japan

Map[edit]

Main categories: Maps of Japan and Old maps of Japan
Selected maps are included in the Wikimedia-logo.svg Wikimedia Atlas of JapanTerrestrial globe.svg.

Nature[edit]

Main category: Nature of Japan

Garden[edit]

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

Skyline[edit]

Building[edit]

Castle[edit]

Main category: Castles in Japan

Place of worship[edit]

Historical building[edit]

Culture[edit]

Main categories: Culture of Japan and Kimono

Religion[edit]

Main category: Religion in Japan

Art[edit]

Main category: Art of Japan

Art of painting[edit]

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

Sculpture[edit]

Theater[edit]

Main category: Theatre of Japan

Festival[edit]

Sport[edit]

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

Game[edit]

Main category: Games of Japan

Cuisine[edit]

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

Museum[edit]

National Treasure[edit]

Buildings and structures of national treasures of Japan
Fine Arts and crafts of national treasures of Japan

Municipality[edit]