Ryukyu Islands

The Ryukyu Islands, also known as the Nansei Islands or the Ryukyu Arc, are a chain of Japanese islands that stretch southwest from to Taiwan: the , , , , and , with the westernmost.

Notable Places in the Area

The is a college of technology in Nago, . is situated 2½ km west of Ryukyu Islands.

Localities in the Area

is a village located in , , . is situated 9 km west of Ryukyu Islands. Photo: Hykw-a4, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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