Kyūshū is the southernmost of the four main islands of . The climate is slightly warmer and more tropical than Honshu, and the southern and eastern coasts are regularly battered by typhoons each year.

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is the capital of and the largest city on the island of with 2.5 million citizens including its suburbs.

is a small, but prominent port city in northern Miyazaki prefecture.

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is the capital of on the island of , .

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is an island off the south east coast of next to and north of in .


Prefecture is the southernmost prefecture on the island of , .

Prefecture is the most populous prefecture of , with a population of over 5 million.

Prefecture is a prefecture on the island of , in .

Prefecture is on the southern island of .

Ōita Prefecture is a prefecture of , . Onsens!

Prefecture is a small and rustic prefecture on the island of in .


  • Location: , ,
  • Population: 13,100,000
  • Latitude of center: 32.8° or 32° 48' north
  • Longitude of center: 131° or 131° east

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