Okinawa

Okinawa Prefecture is one of the 47 prefectures of , an island chain to the southwest of the Home Islands.
Photo: 663highland, CC BY 2.5.

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is the main and largest island of the Okinawa Prefecture in . Photo: Cccefalon, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The are an archipelago in the southwest of Okinawa Prefecture, , and cover 591.46 square kilometres. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the capital of the Okinawa Prefecture in and is the main city on , with a population of around 700,000 - more than half the total population of Okinawa. Photo: 663highland, CC BY 2.5.

The are a group of islands in Okinawa Prefecture, , belonging to the . Photo: 663highland, CC BY 2.5.

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The are a small archipelago in Okinawa, , to the west of the main .Historically, the Kerama Island group was a part of the Ryukyu Kingdom. Photo: Hashi photo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Daitō Islands are an archipelago consisting of three isolated coral islands in the Philippine Sea southeast of Okinawa. Photo: まも, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city located in Okinawa Prefecture, . Photo: Vitalie Ciubotaru, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town located in , Okinawa Prefecture, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

Okinawa

Latitude of center
26.1813° or 26° 10' 52.8" north
Longitude of center
127.7216° or 127° 43' 17.6" east
Population
1,420,000
Elevation
83 metres (272 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 4351351157
Geo­Names ID
1854345
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Prefektur Okinawa
  • Afrikaans: Okinawa-prefektuur
  • Afrikaans: Okinawa Prefektuur
  • Arabic: Okinawa
  • Arabic: أوكيناوا
  • Armenian: Օկինավա
  • Asturian: Okinawa (Xapón)
  • Asturian: Okinawa (prefeutura)
  • Asturian: Okinawa
  • Asturian: prefeutura d'Okinawa
  • Azerbaijani: Okinava
  • Azerbaijani: Okinava prefekturası
  • Basque: Okinawa
  • Belarusian: Акінава (прэфектура)
  • Belarusian: Акінава
  • Belarusian: Прэфектура Акінава
  • Belarusian: прэфектура Акінава
  • Bengali: ওকিনাওয়া প্রশাসনিক অঞ্চল
  • Bulgarian: Окинава
  • Catalan: Okinawa
  • Catalan: Prefectura d'Okinawa
  • Catalan: Prefectura dOkinawa
  • Catalan: prefectura d'Okinawa
  • Cebuano: Okinawa-ken
  • Central Bikol: Prepektura kan Okinawa
  • Central Kurdish: ئۆکیناوا
  • Chechen: Окинава (префектура)
  • Chechen: Окинава
  • Chinese: Okinawa-koān
  • Chinese: 冲绳县
  • Chinese: 沖繩
  • Chinese: 沖繩縣
  • Croatian: Okinawa, prefektura
  • Croatian: Okinawa
  • Czech: Okinawská prefektura
  • Czech: Prefektura Okinawa
  • Czech: prefektura Okinawa
  • Danish: Okinawa-præfekturet
  • Dutch: Okinawa
  • Egyptian Arabic: اوكيناوا
  • English: Okinawa Prefecture
  • English: Uchina
  • Esperanto: Gubernio Okinavo
  • Estonian: Okinawa prefektuur
  • Finnish: Okinawan prefektuuri
  • French: Okinawa
  • French: Préfecture d'Okinawa
  • French: Préfecture dOkinawa
  • Galician: Okinawa - 沖縄県
  • Galician: Prefectura de Okinawa
  • German: Okinawa
  • German: Präfektur Okinawa
  • Greek: Οκινάουα
  • Gujarati: ઓકિનાવા પ્રીફેક્ચર
  • Hakka Chinese: Tshûng-shîn-yen
  • Hausa: Okinawa-yen
  • Hausa: Pelipekika Okinawa
  • Hawaiian: Pelipekika Okinawa
  • Hebrew: אוקינאווה
  • Hebrew: מחוז אוקינאווה
  • Hindi: ओकीनावा प्रीफेक्चर
  • Hungarian: Okinava prefektúra
  • Iloko: Okinawa
  • Iloko: Prepektura ti Okinawa
  • Indonesian: Prefektur Okinawa
  • Irish: Maoracht Okinawa
  • Italian: Prefettura di Okinawa
  • Italian: prefettura di Okinawa
  • Japanese: Okinawa-ken
  • Japanese: おきなわ
  • Japanese: おきなわけん
  • Japanese: オキナワ
  • Japanese: オキナワケン
  • Japanese: 沖縄
  • Japanese: 沖縄県
  • Javanese: Prefektur Okinawa
  • Javanese: Préfèktur Okinawa
  • Kannada: ಒಕಿನಾವಾ ಪ್ರಿಫೆಕ್ಚರ್
  • Khmer: ខេត្តអូគីណាវ៉ា
  • Korean: 오키나와 현
  • Korean: 오키나와현
  • Lao: Prepektura ti Okinawa
  • Latin: Okinawa
  • Latin: Okinawaënsis
  • Latvian: Okinavas prefektūra
  • Literary Chinese: 沖繩縣
  • Lithuanian: Okinavos prefektūra
  • Macedonian: Окинава
  • Malay: Wilayah Okinawa
  • Marathi: ओकिनावा
  • Mazanderani: اکیناوا
  • Min Dong Chinese: Okinawa-gâing
  • Min Nan Chinese: Okinawa-koān
  • Northern Sami: Okinawa prefektuvra
  • Norwegian: Okinawa
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Okinawa
  • Ossetian: Окинавæ (префектурæ)
  • Ossetian: Окинавæ
  • Persian: استان اوکیناوا
  • Polish: Okinawa
  • Polish: Prefektura Okinawa
  • Portuguese: Okinawa
  • Portuguese: Oquinaua
  • Romanian: Prefectura Okinawa
  • Russian: Окинава
  • Scots: Okinawa Prefectur
  • Serbian: Окинава
  • Serbian: Префектура Окинава
  • Serbo-Croatian: Prefektura Okinava
  • Sinhala: ඔකිනාවා ප්‍රාන්තය
  • Slovak: Okinawa
  • Slovenian: prefektura Okinava
  • South Azerbaijani: اوکیناوا اوستانی
  • Spanish: Okinawa
  • Spanish: Prefectura de Okinawa
  • Spanish: prefectura de Okinawa
  • Sundanese: Okinawa Prefecture
  • Swahili: Mkoa wa Okinawa
  • Swedish: Okinawa
  • Swedish: Okinawa prefektur
  • Tagalog: Prepektura ng Okinawa
  • Tajik: Префектураи Окинава
  • Tamil: ஓக்கினாவா மாகாணம்
  • Tatar: Окинава (префектура)
  • Tatar: Окинава
  • Telugu: ఓకినావా ప్రిఫెక్చర్
  • Thai: จังหวัดโอกินาวะ
  • Thai: จังหวัดโอะกินะวะ
  • Turkish: Okinawa
  • Turkish: Okinawa prefektörlüğü
  • Ukrainian: Префектура Окінава
  • Urdu: اوکیناوا پریفیکچر
  • Vietnamese: Okinawa
  • Vietnamese: Tỉnh Okinawa
  • Waray (Philippines): Okinawa
  • Welsh: Okinawa
  • Western Panjabi: ضلع اوکیناوا
  • Wu Chinese: 冲绳县
  • Yue Chinese: 沖繩
  • Yue Chinese: 沖繩縣
  • Okinawa, Xapon
  • Okinawa Ken
  • Oquinahua
  • អូគីណាវ៉ា(ខេត្ត)

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