The Kantō region of , on the eastern side of the main island , is a broad plain dominated by and nearly synonymous with the megalopolis of and its suburbs.

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is the enormous and wealthy capital of , and also its main city, overflowing with culture, commerce, and most of all, people.

Kiryū is a city in Prefecture in the Kanto region of Japan Kiryū lies about 90 km northwest of , and just across the Tochigi prefectural boundary from .

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.

is a central ward of , known as the metropolis' second center.


Metropolis covers the city of , a bulk of the plain of and a chain of islands extending thousands of kilometers south.

Prefecture is located to the southwest of in .

Prefecture is a prefecture in the region of .

Prefecture is located directly east of , and bordered by Prefecture to the north.

Prefecture is a prefecture in the region of .

Prefecture is in the eastern region of the main island .

Prefecture is a prefecture in the region of .

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  • Location: , ,
  • Population: 43,300,000
  • Latitude of center: 35° 40' 56.3" (35.6823°) north
  • Longitude of center: 139° 45' 11.4" (139.7532°) east
  • Neighbors: and
  • Wikidata: Kanto
  • Wikimedia Commons: Kantō region

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French: Kantō, German: Kantō, Italian: Kantō, Portuguese: Kanto, Spanish: Kantō
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