Chugoku

Chūgoku is the westernmost part of the main island . Aside from , most of Chugoku is probably well off the beaten track for a brief visit to Japan; but if time permits, you'll find a region full of memorable sights and experiences, and a side of Japan that's completely unlike the better-known destinations in and .
Photo: Rdsmith4, CC BY-SA 2.5.

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Prefecture is a prefecture of located in the Chūgoku region of . Photo: Deanpemberton, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Prefecture is a prefecture of located in the Chūgoku region of . Photo: Aimaimyi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Prefecture is in the western Chugoku region of the main island . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Prefecture is in the western Chugoku region of the main island . Photo: 663highland, CC BY 2.5.

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Prefecture is a prefecture of located in the Chūgoku region of . Photo: Aimaimyi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Chugoku

Latitude of center
34.5° or 34° 30' north
Longitude of center
133° or 133° east
Population
7,560,000
Elevation
372 metres (1220 feet)
Geo­Names ID
1864492

Also Known As

  • Arabic: Chūgoku
  • Arabic: تشوغوكو
  • Arabic: منطقة تشوغوكو
  • Arabic: منطقه تشوغوكو
  • Armenian: Տյուգոկու
  • Azerbaijani: Çuqoku
  • Azerbaijani: Çuqoku regionu
  • Basque: Chugoku eskualdea
  • Basque: Chūgoku eskualdea
  • Belarusian: Цюгоку
  • Belarusian: рэгіён Цюгоку
  • Bengali: চুউগোকু অঞ্চল
  • Bulgarian: Чугоку
  • Catalan: Chugoku
  • Catalan: Chūgoku
  • Catalan: regió de Chūgoku
  • Central Kurdish: ناوچەی چووگۆکو
  • Chinese: Tyûgoku tē-hng
  • Chinese: 中国地区
  • Chinese: 中国地方
  • Chinese: 中國地方
  • Croatian: Chugoku
  • Croatian: Chūgoku
  • Croatian: Chūgoku regija
  • Czech: Čúgoku
  • Dutch: Chugoku
  • Dutch: Chugoku regio
  • Dutch: Chūgoku
  • Egyptian Arabic: منطقه تشوجوكو
  • English: Chūgoku region
  • English: San'in‐San'yō region
  • Esperanto: Ĉugoku-regiono
  • Esperanto: Ĉugoku
  • Esperanto: Ĉugokuo
  • Finnish: Chugoku
  • Finnish: Chuugoku
  • Finnish: Chūgoku
  • French: Chugoku
  • French: Chûgoku
  • French: Chūgoku
  • French: Region de Chugoku
  • French: Région de Chugoku
  • French: Région de Chûgoku
  • French: Région de Chūgoku
  • French: Région du Chūgoku
  • Galician: Rexión de Chūgoku
  • Georgian: ჩუგოკუ
  • German: Chugoku
  • German: Chūgoku
  • German: Region Chūgoku
  • German: San'in
  • German: San'in-San'yo
  • German: San'in-San'yō
  • German: Sanin
  • German: Sanin-Sanyo
  • German: Sanin-Sanyō
  • German: San’in
  • German: San’in-San’yō
  • Hakka Chinese: Chûng-koet Thi-fông
  • Hausa: Chūgoku
  • Hebrew: צ'וגוקו
  • Hindi: चूगोकु क्षेत्र
  • Hindi: चूगोकू क्षेत्र
  • Hungarian: Csúgoku
  • Iloko: Chūgoku
  • Indonesian: Chugoku
  • Indonesian: Wilayah Chugoku
  • Indonesian: Wilayah Chūgoku
  • Irish: Chūgoku
  • Italian: Chugoku
  • Italian: Chūgoku
  • Italian: Regione di Chugoku
  • Italian: Regione di Chūgoku
  • Japanese: 中国地方
  • Japanese: 中國地方
  • Japanese: 山陰山陽地方
  • Japanese: 陰陽地方
  • Khmer: តំបន់ជឺហ្គុកឹ
  • Korean: 산인·산요 지방
  • Korean: 주고쿠
  • Korean: 주고쿠 지방
  • Korean: 주코쿠 지방
  • Korean: 쥬고쿠 지방
  • Lao: Rehion ti Chūgoku
  • Latvian: Čjūgoku reģions
  • Literary Chinese: 中國地方
  • Lithuanian: Čiūgoku regionas
  • Macedo-Romanian: Chūgoku
  • Macedonian: Чугоку
  • Malay: Chūgoku
  • Malay: Kawasan Chugoku
  • Malay: Kawasan Chūgoku
  • Marathi: चुगोकू
  • Min Nan Chinese: Tyûgoku tē-hng
  • Northern Frisian: Chūgoku
  • Norwegian: Chūgokuregionen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Chugoku
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Chugokuregionen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Chūgoku
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Chūgokuregionen
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Chugoku
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Chugokuregionen
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Chūgoku
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Chūgokuregionen
  • Pampanga: Chūgoku labuad
  • Persian: منطقه چوگوکو
  • Persian: ناحيه چوگوكو
  • Persian: ناحیهٔ چوگوکو
  • Persian: ناحیه چوگوکو
  • Persian: چوگوکو
  • Polish: Region Chugoku
  • Polish: Region Chūgoku
  • Portuguese: Chugoku
  • Portuguese: Chūgoku
  • Portuguese: Região de Chugoku
  • Portuguese: Região de Chūgoku
  • Quechua: Chūgoku suyu
  • Romanian: Chūgoku
  • Romanian: Regiunea Chugoku
  • Romanian: Regiunea Chūgoku
  • Russian: Район Тюгоку
  • Russian: Регион Тюгоку
  • Russian: Тюгоку
  • Samogitian: Čiūgoku regijuons
  • Samogitian: Čiūgoku regiuons
  • Samogitian: Čiūguoku regėuons
  • Scots: Chūgoku region
  • Serbian: Čugoku
  • Serbian: Чугоку
  • Serbo-Croatian: Chūgoku
  • Slovak: Čúgoku
  • Slovenian: Čugoku
  • South Azerbaijani: چوقوکو بؤلگه‌سی
  • Spanish: Chugoku
  • Spanish: Chūgoku
  • Spanish: Region de Chugoku
  • Spanish: Region de Chūgoku
  • Spanish: Región de Chugoku
  • Spanish: Región de Chūgoku
  • Sundanese: Chūgoku
  • Sundanese: Wewengkon Chūgoku
  • Swedish: Chugoku-regionen
  • Swedish: Chugoku
  • Swedish: Chugokuregionen
  • Swedish: Chūgoku-chihō
  • Swedish: Chūgoku
  • Tagalog: Chūgoku
  • Tagalog: Chūgoku region
  • Tagalog: Rehiyong Chūgoku
  • Tagalog: Rehiyon ng Chūgoku
  • Thai: ชูโงกุ
  • Turkish: Chugoku
  • Turkish: Chūgoku
  • Turkish: Chūgoku Bölgesi
  • Turkish: Çugoku
  • Ukrainian: Регіон Тюґоку
  • Ukrainian: Тюґоку
  • Urdu: چوگوکو علاقہ
  • Vietnamese: Chugoku
  • Vietnamese: Chugoku chiho
  • Vietnamese: Chūgoku
  • Vietnamese: Vùng Chugoku
  • Vietnamese: Vùng San'in-San'yō
  • Waray (Philippines): Chūgoku
  • Welsh: Chugoku
  • Welsh: Chūgoku
  • Welsh: Rhanbarth Chūgoku
  • Western Panjabi: چوگوکو
  • Wu Chinese: 中国地区
  • Wu Chinese: 中国地方
  • Yue Chinese: 中國地方
  • Chikoku
  • Chugoku Chiho
  • Chūgoku Chihō
  • Chūgoku District
  • ტიუგოკუ
  • តំបន់ជឺហ្កុគឹ

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