Iwakuni

Iwakuni is a castle town shaped by two eras of military presence — the samurai who walked the mighty Kintai-kyo bridge, and the U.S. Marine Corps base in the city today.
Photo: Jakubhal, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Railway station
is a railway station in Iwakuni, , Japan, operated by West Japan Railway Company. Photo: Tokyo-Good, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Railway station
is a railway station on the Gantoku Line in Iwakuni, Yamaguchi, Japan, operated by the West Japan Railway Company. Photo: Taisyo, CC BY 3.0.

Military facility
Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni or MCAS Iwakuni is a United States Marine Corps air station located in the river delta, 1.3 NM southeast of in the city of Iwakuni, , Japan. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Railway station
is a railway station in Iwakuni, , Japan, operated by West Japan Railway Company. Photo: Taisyo, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
is a town in , , . Photo: Taisyo, CC BY 3.0.

Iwakuni

Latitude
34.1665° or 34° 9' 59.4" north
Longitude
132.2191° or 132° 13' 8.8" east
Population
134,000
IATA airport code
IWK
United Nations Location Code
JP IWK
Elevation
4 metres (13 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 3105577785
Geo­Names ID
1861212
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Iwakuni, Yamaguchi
  • Arabic: Iwakuni
  • Arabic: إواكوني
  • Arabic: إواكوني، ياماغوتشي
  • Asturian: Iwakuni
  • Basque: Iwakuni
  • Bengali: আইওয়াকোনি
  • Catalan: Iwakuni
  • Cebuano: Iwakuni
  • Chechen: Ивакуни
  • Chinese: Iwakuni-chhī
  • Chinese: 岩国市
  • Chinese: 岩國
  • Chinese: 岩國市
  • Czech: Iwakuni
  • Danish: Iwakuni
  • Dutch: Iwakuni
  • Estonian: Iwakuni
  • Finnish: Iwakuni
  • French: Iwakuni
  • Galician: Iwakuni
  • Georgian: ივაკუნი
  • German: Iwakuni
  • Greek: Ιγουακούνι
  • Gujarati: ઇવાકુની
  • Hakka Chinese: Iwakuni-sṳ
  • Hakka Chinese: Ngàm-koet-sṳ
  • Hausa: Iwakuni-sṳ
  • Hebrew: איוואקוני
  • Hindi: इवाकुनी
  • Hungarian: Ivakuni
  • Indonesian: Iwakuni
  • Italian: Iwakuni
  • Japanese: Iwakuni-Shi
  • Japanese: いわくにし
  • Japanese: 岩国
  • Japanese: 岩国市
  • Kannada: ಇವಕುನಿ
  • Korean: 이와쿠니 시
  • Korean: 이와쿠니시
  • Latvian: Ivakunisa
  • Literary Chinese: 岩國市
  • Lithuanian: Ivakunis
  • Macedo-Romanian: Iwakuni
  • Malagasy: Iwakuni
  • Malay: Iwakuni
  • Marathi: इवाकुनी
  • Mazanderani: ایواکونی، یاماگوچی
  • Min Nan Chinese: Iwakuni-chhī
  • Norwegian: Iwakuni
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Iwakuni
  • Persian: ایواکونی، یاماگوچی
  • Polish: Iwakuni
  • Portuguese: Iwakuni
  • Romanian: Iwakuni
  • Russian: Ивакуни
  • Scots: Iwakuni, Yamaguchi
  • Serbian: Ivakuni
  • Serbian: Ивакуни
  • Serbian: 岩国市
  • Serbo-Croatian: Ivakuni
  • Serbo-Croatian: Ivakunj
  • Sinhala: ඉවකුනි
  • Slovenian: Iwakuni
  • South Azerbaijani: ایواکونی، یاماقوچی
  • Spanish: Iwakuni
  • Swedish: Iwakuni
  • Tagalog: Iwakuni
  • Tajik: Ivakuni
  • Tajik: Ивакуни
  • Tamil: இவாக்குணி
  • Tatar: Ивакуни
  • Telugu: ఇవాకుని
  • Thai: อิวะคุนิ
  • Tumbuka: Iwakuni
  • Turkish: Iwakuni
  • Ukrainian: Івакуні
  • Urdu: یواکونی
  • Vietnamese: Iwakuni
  • Waray (Philippines): Iwakuni
  • Yue Chinese: 岩國

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