Nishinoomote, Kagoshima

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Nishinoomote
西之表市
City
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Location of Nishinoomote in Kagoshima (Kumage)
Nishinoomote, Kagoshima is located in Japan
Nishinoomote
 
Coordinates: 30°41′N 131°1′E / 30.683°N 131.017°E / 30.683; 131.017Coordinates: 30°41′N 131°1′E / 30.683°N 131.017°E / 30.683; 131.017
Country Japan
Region Kyūshū
Prefecture Kagoshima (Kumage)
Government
 • Mayor Chikara Nagano
Area
 • Total 205.75 km2 (79.44 sq mi)
Population (January 2008)
 • Total 17,666
 • Density 85.9/km2 (222/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
- Tree Akō (Ficus superba Miq. var. japonica Miq.)
- Flower Lilium longiflorum
- Flowering tree Chinese hibiscus
- Butterfly Great Orange Tip
Phone number 0997-22-1111
Address 7612 Nishinoomote, Nishinoomote-shi, Kagoshima-ken
891-3193

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

History[change | edit source]

The city was established on 1 October 1958.

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References[change | edit 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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