Nishinoomote, Kagoshima

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Nishinoomote
西之表市
City
Nishinoomote City Hall
Nishinoomote City Hall
Flag of Nishinoomote
Flag
Official seal of Nishinoomote
Seal
Location of Nishinoomote in Kagoshima Prefecture
Location of Nishinoomote in Kagoshima Prefecture
Nishinoomote is located in Japan
Nishinoomote
Nishinoomote
 
Coordinates: 30°41′N 131°01′E / 30.683°N 131.017°E / 30.683; 131.017Coordinates: 30°41′N 131°01′E / 30.683°N 131.017°E / 30.683; 131.017
Country Japan
Region Kyushu (Ōsumi Islands)
Prefecture Kagoshima Prefecture
Government
 • Mayor Shusuke Yasaka (since April 2017)
Area
 • Total 205.75 km2 (79.44 sq mi)
Population (June 1, 2013)
 • Total 16,418
 • Density 79.8/km2 (207/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
-Tree Akō (Ficus superba Miq. var. japonica Miq.)
- Flower Lilium longiflorum
-Flowering Tree Chinese hibiscus
-Insect Great Orange Tip
Phone number 0997-22-1111
Address 7612 Nishinoomote, Nishinoomote-shi, Kagoshima-ken 891-3193
Website www.city.nishinoomote.kagoshima.jp

Nishinoomote (西之表市, Nishino'omote-shi[1]) is a Japanese city in Kagoshima Prefecture on the island of Tanegashima.

History[change | change source]

The city was established on 1 October 1958.

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References[change | change source]

  1. Teikoku's Complete Atlas of Japan, Teikoku-Shoin Co., Ltd. Tokyo 1990
  2. History of Kagoshima; retrieved 2011-12-6.
  3. Embassy of Portugal in Tokyo, Twin Cities; retrieved 2012-4-8.

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