Kumamoto

Kumamoto is the capital of Kumamoto prefecture on the island of , . It is notable for the impressive Kumamoto Castle. Kumamoto has about 740,000 residents.
Photo: z tanuki, CC BY 3.0. Photo: Hisagi, CC BY-SA 3.0. Photo: くまもと急行鉄道, Public domain.

Notable Places in the Area

Park
is a hilltop Japanese castle located in , Kumamoto, in . Photo: 663highland, CC BY 2.5.

Garden
is a tsukiyama Japanese garden located within Suizen-ji Park in , . Photo: z tanuki, CC BY 3.0.

Theatre
is a centre for the performing arts in Kumamoto, , .

Railway station
Minami-Kumamoto Station is a railway station on the Hōhi Main Line, operated by JR Kyushu in , Japan. Photo: MK Products, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is one of the five wards of Kumamoto City, .

Suburb
is one of the five wards of Kumamoto City, . Photo: 663highland, CC BY 2.5.

Town
is a town located in , , .

Kumamoto

Latitude
32.7833° or 32° 47' north
Longitude
130.7333° or 130° 44' east
Open Location Code
8Q4GQPMM+88
Population
740,000
IATA airport code
KMJ
United Nations Location Code
JP KMJ
Elevation
9 metres (30 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 642042925
Geo­Names ID
1858421
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Kumamoto
  • Arabic: كوماموتو
  • Arabic: كوماموتو، كوماموتو
  • Armenian: Կումամոտո
  • Asturian: Kumamoto
  • Azerbaijani: Kumamoto
  • Basque: Kumamoto
  • Belarusian: Кумамота
  • Bengali: কুমামোতো
  • Bulgarian: Кумамото
  • Catalan: Kumamoto
  • Cebuano: Kumamoto (kapital sa prepektura sa Hapon)
  • Cebuano: Kumamoto-shi (distrito sa Hapon)
  • Cebuano: Kumamoto-shi
  • Chechen: Кумамото (гӀала)
  • Chechen: Кумамото
  • Chinese: Kumamoto-chhī
  • Chinese: 熊本
  • Chinese: 熊本市
  • Croatian: Kumamoto
  • Czech: Kumamoto
  • Danish: Kumamoto
  • Dutch: Kumamoto
  • Esperanto: Kumamoto
  • Estonian: Kumamoto
  • Finnish: Kumamoto
  • French: Kumamoto
  • Galician: Kumamoto
  • Georgian: კუმამოტო
  • German: Kumamoto
  • Greek: Κουμαμότο
  • Gujarati: કુમામોટો
  • Hakka Chinese: Kumamoto-sṳ
  • Hausa: Kumamoto-sṳ
  • Hausa: Kumamoto
  • Hawaiian: Kumamoto
  • Hebrew: קוממטו
  • Hindi: कुमामोटो
  • Hungarian: Kumamoto
  • Indonesian: Kumamoto
  • Irish: Kumamoto
  • Italian: Kumamoto
  • Japanese: Kumamoto-shi
  • Japanese: くまもとし
  • Japanese: 森の都
  • Japanese: 水の都
  • Japanese: 熊本
  • Japanese: 熊本市
  • Kannada: ಕುಮಾಮೊಟೊ
  • Kikuyu: Kumamoto
  • Kirghiz: Кумамото шаары
  • Korean: 구마모도 시
  • Korean: 구마모도시
  • Korean: 구마모토 시
  • Korean: 구마모토시
  • Korean: 쿠마모토 시
  • Korean: 쿠마모토시
  • Latvian: Kumamoto
  • Literary Chinese: 熊本市
  • Lithuanian: Kumamotas
  • Lithuanian: Kumamoto
  • Malagasy: Kumamoto
  • Malay: Kumamoto
  • Marathi: कुममोटो
  • Mazanderani: کوماموتو
  • Min Nan Chinese: Kumamoto-chhī
  • Mongolian: Күмамото
  • Norwegian: Kumamoto
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kumamoto
  • Persian: کوماموتو
  • Piemontese: Kumamoto
  • Polish: Kumamoto
  • Portuguese: Kumamoto
  • Quechua: Kumamoto
  • Romanian: Kumamoto
  • Russian: Кумамото
  • Scots: Kumamoto
  • Serbian: Kumamoto
  • Serbian: Кумамото
  • Serbian: 熊本市
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kumamoto
  • Sinhala: කුමමොටෝ
  • Slovenian: Kumamoto
  • South Azerbaijani: کوماموتو
  • Spanish: Kumamoto
  • Spanish: Kumamoto-shi
  • Swahili: Kumamoto
  • Swedish: Kumamoto
  • Tagalog: Kumamoto
  • Tagalog: Lungsod ng Kumamoto
  • Tajik: Kumamoto
  • Tajik: Кумамото
  • Tamil: குமமோடோ
  • Tatar: Кумамото
  • Telugu: కుమామోటో
  • Thai: คูมาโมโตะ
  • Tumbuka: Kumamoto
  • Turkish: Kumamoto
  • Ukrainian: Кумамото
  • Urdu: کوماموتو
  • Uzbek: Kumamoto
  • Vietnamese: Kumamoto
  • Vietnamese: Thành phố Kumamoto
  • Waray (Philippines): Kumamoto
  • Welsh: Kumamoto
  • Wu Chinese: 熊本市
  • Yue Chinese: 熊本市
  • Kumamoto, Kumamoto

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