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Enoshima in Sagami Province, woodblock print by Hokusai, c. 1830
This article is about a region of Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. For the former town in Chiba Prefecture, see Shōnan, Chiba.

Shōnan (湘南) is the name of a local Japanese region along the coast of Sagami Bay which is about 50 kilometers southwest of Tokyo.[1]

Shōnan is centered on Enoshima, which is a small island near the coast.[2]

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  1., Shonan;, "Shonan Surf Report and Forecast"; retrieved 2012-3-3.
  2., Shonan; retrieved 2012-3-3.

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