Kanagawa Prefecture is located to the southwest of in . Kanagawa prefecture has the second largest population in Japan and its economic activity is much the same as Korea.

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On the western coast of Tokyo Bay directly south of , is the second largest city in and one of the cities most used to seeing foreigners.

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is a mountainous area west of in .

is a major city in prefecture, .

is a small city in Kanagawa Prefecture, south of , .


is a city in , , sandwiched between and .

is both a small island and a small seaside town next to the island in prefecture city, to the south of .

is a city in prefecture in eastern Japan, located on the coast of Sagami Bay, about 80 km southwest of .

is a coastal resort in Kanagawa prefecture, on the east coast of the southwest of , , near , , and Yugawara.

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is a small city in , about an hour by train south of .

is a city in . And part of city in , , Sagami Ono.

is a city in , covering the southernmost part of the Peninsula.

is a small town near , . It is also the name of the municipality that encompasses Shonandai and .


  • Location: , , ,
  • Population: 9,200,000
  • Latitude: 35.4167° or 35° 25' north
  • Longitude: 139.3333° or 139° 20' east
  • Elevation: 22 meters (72 feet)
  • Neighbors: , and
  • GeoNames ID: 1860291

Other Names for Kanagawa

  • Achinese: Prefektur Kanagawa
  • Arabic: كاناغاوا
  • Azerbaijani: Kanaqava
  • Bulgarian: Канагава
  • Catalan: Prefectura de Kanagawa
  • Central Khmer: ខេត្តខាន់ណាហ្គាវ៉ា
  • Central Kurdish: کاناگاوا
  • Chinese: 神奈川縣
  • Czech: Prefektura Kanagawa
  • English: Kanagawa Prefecture
  • Esperanto: Gubernio Kanagaŭa
  • Estonian: Kanagawa prefektuur
  • Finnish: Kanagawan prefektuuri
  • French: Kanagawa
  • French: Préfecture de Kanagawa
  • Galician: Prefectura de Kanagawa
  • Georgian: კანაგავის პრეფექტურა
  • German: Kanagawa
  • German: Präfektur Kanagawa
  • Hebrew: קנאגווה
  • Hungarian: Kanagava prefektúra
  • Iloko: Prepektura ti Kanagawa
  • Indonesian: Prefektur Kanagawa
  • Irish: Maoracht Kanagawa
  • Italian: Prefettura di Kanagawa
  • Japanese: かながわ
  • Japanese: かながわけん
  • Japanese: カナガワ
  • Japanese: カナガワケン
  • Japanese: 神奈川
  • Japanese: 神奈川県
  • Kara-Kalpak: Kanagabа
  • Korean: 가나가와 현
  • Latvian: Kanagavas prefektūra
  • Literary Chinese: 神奈川縣
  • Lithuanian: Kanagavos prefektūra
  • Macedonian: Канагава
  • Malay (macrolanguage): Wilayah Kanagawa
  • Marathi: कनागावा
  • Min Dong Chinese: Kanagawa-gâing
  • Min Nan Chinese: Kanagawa-koān
  • Mongolian: Канагава
  • Northern Sami: Kanagawa prefektuvra
  • Novial: Kanagawa Prefekture
  • Pampanga: Prepektura ning Kanagawa
  • Persian: استان کاناگاوا
  • Polish: Prefektura Kanagawa
  • Portuguese: Kanagawa
  • Romanian: Prefectura Kanagawa
  • Russian: Канагава
  • Scots: Kanagawa Prefectur
  • Serbian: Префектура Канагава
  • Serbo-Croatian: Prefektura Kanagava
  • Spanish: Kanagawa
  • Spanish: Prefectura de Kanagawa
  • Sundanese: Kanagawa Prefecture
  • Swahili (macrolanguage): Mkoa wa Kanagawa
  • Swedish: Kanagawa prefektur
  • Tagalog: Prepektura ng Kanagawa
  • Tajik: Префектураи Канагава
  • Thai: จังหวัดคะนะงะวะ
  • Turkish: Kanagawa ili
  • Ukrainian: Префектура Канаґава
  • Urdu: کاناگاوا پریفیکچر
  • Western Panjabi: ضلع کاناگاوا
  • Wu Chinese: 神奈川县
  • Yue Chinese: 神奈川縣
  • Kanagawa-ken
  • Kanagawa Ken
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