Kitakyushu

Kitakyūshū is a large city in Fukuoka prefecture on the island of , . Together with it is part of the Kanmon Straits area. In terms of area it is the largest city in Kyushu, though Fukuoka has the bigger population.
Photo: Masgatotkaca, CC BY-SA 3.0. Photo: Muyo, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Castle
is a castle in Kitakyushu, . It was built by Hosokawa Tadaoki starting in 1602, with construction completed in 1608. Photo: G43, CC BY 3.0.

Museum
The is a literature museum in Kitakyushu, . Photo: 663highland, CC BY 2.5.

Railway station
in is the main railway station in Kitakyushu, Japan. Photo: z tanuki, CC BY 3.0.

Stadium
is a football and rugby stadium located in Japan. Photo: Historian, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is a ward of Kitakyūshū, , .

Suburb
is a ward of Kitakyūshū, , . Photo: Kugel, Public domain.

Suburb
is a ward of Kitakyūshū, , . It is the smallest ward of Kitakyūshū city at 16.66 km². Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Kitakyushu

Latitude
33.883° or 33° 52' 58.8" north
Longitude
130.8749° or 130° 52' 29.6" east
Open Location Code
8Q5GVVMF+6X
Population
951,000
IATA airport code
KKJ
United Nations Location Code
JP KKJ
Elevation
57 metres (187 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 5410283420
Geo­Names ID
1859307
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Kitakyushu
  • Arabic: Kitakyūshū
  • Arabic: كيتاكيوشو
  • Arabic: كيتاكيوشو، فوكوكا
  • Armenian: Կիտակյուսյու
  • Asturian; Bable: Kitakyūshū
  • Azerbaijani: Kitakyuşu
  • Azerbaijani: Kitakyüşü
  • Bashkir: Китакюсю
  • Basque: Kitakyūshū
  • Belarusian: Кітакюсю
  • Bengali: কিতাকিয়ুশু
  • Breton: Kitakyushu
  • Bulgarian: Китакюшу
  • Catalan: Kita-Kyūshū
  • Catalan: Kitakyushu
  • Catalan: Kitakyūshū
  • Cebuano: Kitakyūshū
  • Chechen: Китакюсю
  • Chinese: Pak-kiú-chiu-chhī
  • Chinese: 北九州市
  • Croatian: Kitakjušu
  • Czech: Kitakjúšú
  • Danish: Kitakyushu
  • Danish: Kitakyūshū
  • Dutch: Kita-kyushu
  • Dutch: Kitakyushu
  • Dutch: Kitakyūshū
  • English: Kitakyūshū
  • Esperanto: Kitakiuŝuo
  • Esperanto: Kitakjuŝu
  • Estonian: Kitakyushu
  • Estonian: Kitakyūshū
  • Faroese: Kitakyūshū
  • Finnish: Kitakyushu
  • Finnish: Kitakyūshū
  • French: Kitakyushu
  • French: Kitakyūshū
  • Gallegan: Kitakyushu
  • Gallegan: Kitakyūshū
  • German: Kitakiuschu
  • German: Kitakyushu
  • German: Kitakyūshū
  • Greek: Κιτακιούσου
  • Gujarati: કીટાક્યુશુ
  • Hakka Chinese: Kitakyūshū
  • Hausa: Kitakyūshū, Fukuoka
  • Hebrew: קיטקיושו
  • Hindi: कीटाक्यूशू
  • Hungarian: Kitakjúsú
  • Indonesian: Kitakyushu
  • Indonesian: Kitakyūshū
  • Irish: Kitakyushu
  • Italian: Kitakyushu
  • Italian: Kitakyūshū
  • Italian: Kokura
  • Japanese: Kitakyūshū-shi
  • Japanese: Kitakyūshū
  • Japanese: きたきゅうしゅうし
  • Japanese: 北九州
  • Japanese: 北九州市
  • Kalaallisut: Kitakyūshū
  • Kannada: ಕಿಟಕುಶು
  • Kikuyu: Kitakyushu
  • Kirghiz: Китакюшю
  • Korean: 기타규슈 시
  • Korean: 기타큐슈 시
  • Korean: 기타큐슈시
  • Korean: 북구주
  • Korean: 키타큐슈 시
  • Korean: 키타큐슈시
  • Latvian: Kitakjusju
  • Latvian: Kitakjušu
  • Lithuanian: Kitakiušiu
  • Lithuanian: Kitakiūšiū
  • Macedo Romanian: Kitakyūshū
  • Malagasy: Kitakyushu
  • Malay (generic): Kitakyūshū
  • Marathi: कीटकयुशु
  • Mazanderani: کیتاکیوشو، فوکوئوکا
  • Min Nan Chinese: Pak-kiú-chiu-chhī
  • Mongolian: Китакюшю
  • Norwegian: Kitakyūshū
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kitakyūshū
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kitakyūshū
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Kita-Kyushu
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Китакюсю
  • Persian: کیتاکیوشو
  • Persian: کیتاکیوشو، فوکوئوکا
  • Piemontese: Kitakyūshū
  • Polish: Kitakiusiu
  • Polish: Kitakyushu
  • Polish: Kitakyūshū
  • Portuguese: Kitakyushu
  • Quechua: Kitakyūshū
  • Romanian: Kitakyushu
  • Romanian: Kitakyūshū
  • Russian: Китакюсю
  • Scots: Kitakyushu
  • Serbian: Kitakjušu
  • Serbian: Китакјушу
  • Serbian: 北九州市
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kitakjusu
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kitakjušu
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kitakjūshū
  • Sinhalese: කිටාකයුෂු
  • Slovak: Kitakjúšú
  • Slovenian: Kitakyūshū
  • South Azerbaijani: کیتاکیوشو، فوکوئوکا
  • Spanish: Kitakyu-shu-
  • Spanish: Kitakyushu
  • Spanish: Kitakyu shu
  • Spanish: Kitakyu shu-
  • Spanish: Kitakyushū
  • Spanish: Kitakyūshū
  • Sundanese: Kitakyushu
  • Swedish: Kitakyushu
  • Swedish: Kitakyūshū
  • Tagalog: Kitakyushu
  • Tagalog: Kitakyusyu
  • Tagalog: Kitakyūshū
  • Tajik: Kitakjuşu
  • Tajik: Китакюшу
  • Tamil: கிடாகியுஷு
  • Tatar: Китакюсю
  • Tatar: Китакүчү
  • Telugu: కిటిక్యూశు
  • Thai: คิตะกีวชู
  • Thai: คิตะคิวชู
  • Thai: คิตะคีวชู
  • Thai: เมืองคะกีวชู
  • Thai: เมืองคิตะคิวชู
  • Tumbuka: Kitakyushu
  • Turkish: Kitakyushu
  • Ukrainian: Кіта-Кюсю
  • Ukrainian: Кіта-Кюшю
  • Ukrainian: Кітакюсю
  • Urdu: کیتاکیوشو
  • Uzbek: Kitakyusyu
  • Vietnamese: Bắc Cửu Châu thị
  • Vietnamese: Kitakyushu
  • Vietnamese: Kitakyūshū
  • Waray (Philippines): Kitakyushu
  • Waray (Philippines): Kitakyūshū
  • Welsh: Kitakyushu
  • Welsh: Kitakyūshū
  • Western Panjabi: کیتاکیوشو
  • Wu Chinese: 北九州市
  • Yue Chinese: 北九州市
  • Kitakyushu, Fukuoka

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