Osaka

Ōsaka is the third largest city in , with a population of over 17 million people in its greater metropolitan area. It is the central metropolis of the region and the largest of the Osaka-- trio.
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Popular Destinations

is a city of about 400,000 in the prefecture . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

The area is in Osaka city. This area consisting of many buildings surrounded by water… Photo: Mc681, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is the westernmost district of Osaka city. Photo: Hiroshi Nakai, CC BY 2.0.

The is the newest centre of Osaka city. The area around Umeda station, where major terminals… Photo: Martin Abegglen, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The is the nineteenth-tallest building in , , and one of the city's most recognizable landmarks. Photo: Kakidai, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Theatre
is a multi-purpose arena located in the Kyōbashi area of Osaka, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The , Osaka is a art museum and regarded as one of the best ceramic-collections in the world. Photo: 663highland, CC BY 2.5.

Museum
The National Museum of Art is a subterranean art museum located on the island of , located between the Dōjima River and the Tosabori River, about 5 minutes west of in central Osaka. Photo: 663highland, CC BY 2.5.

Destinations

is the largest commercial area in Osaka, . Photo: joopdorresteijn, CC BY 2.0.

Tennōji is one of 24 wards of Osaka, Japan. It is named after the , which is located in the ward. Photo: Kanchi1979, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Northern Osaka covers the wards of Higashiyodogawa-ku, Nishiyodogawa-ku, and Yodogawa-ku. Photo: Nesnad, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the outer south district of Osaka. Photo: Halowand, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
Yodogawa is one of 24 wards of Osaka, . It is located in the north of the city. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
Kita is one of 24 wards of Osaka in Japan. Photo: Martin Abegglen, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Suburb
Jōtō-ku is one of the 24 wards of Osaka, Japan. "Jōtō" means "east of the castle", referring to . Photo: 聖石大戦ぶぅぶぅ, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Osaka

Latitude
34.6938° or 34° 41' 37.5" north
Longitude
135.5015° or 135° 30' 5.2" east
Open Location Code
8Q6QMGV2+GH
Population
2,690,000
IATA airport code
OSA
United Nations Location Code
JP OSA
Elevation
24 metres (79 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 57563779
Geo­Names ID
1853909
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Osaka
  • Adyghe: Осака
  • Afar: Osaka
  • Afrikaans: Oosaka
  • Afrikaans: Osaka
  • Afrikaans: Ôsaka
  • Afrikaans: Ōsaka
  • Albanian: Osaka
  • Amharic: ኦሳካ
  • Arabic: Osaka
  • Arabic: أوزاكا
  • Arabic: أوساكا
  • Arabic: أوساكا، أوساكا
  • Arabic: اوساكا
  • Arabic: مدينة أوساكا
  • Aragonese: Osaka
  • Armenian: Օսակա
  • Asturian: Osaka
  • Azerbaijani: Osaka
  • Balinese: Osaka
  • Bambara: Osaka
  • Bashkir: Осака
  • Basque: Osaka
  • Basque: Ōsaka
  • Bavarian: Osaka
  • Belarusian: Осака
  • Bengali: ওসাকা
  • Bengali: 大阪
  • Bengali: 大阪市
  • Bosnian: Osaka
  • Breton: Osaka
  • Bulgarian: Осака
  • Burmese: အိုဆာကာမြို့
  • Catalan: Oosaka-shi
  • Catalan: Oosaka
  • Catalan: Oosakashi
  • Catalan: Osaka-shi
  • Catalan: Osaka
  • Catalan: Osakashi
  • Catalan: Ousaka-shi
  • Catalan: Ousaka
  • Catalan: Ousakashi
  • Catalan: Ōsaka-shi
  • Catalan: Ōsaka
  • Catalan: Ōsakashi
  • Catalan: 大阪
  • Catalan: 大阪市
  • Cebuano: Ōsaka-shi (distrito)
  • Cebuano: Ōsaka-shi (kapital sa prepektura)
  • Cebuano: Ōsaka-shi
  • Central Bikol: Osaka
  • Central Kurdish: ئۆساکا
  • Chamorro: Osaka
  • Chechen: Осака
  • Cherokee: ᎣᏌᎧ
  • Cheyenne: Osaka
  • Chinese: Tāi-pán-chhī
  • Chinese: 大坂
  • Chinese: 大阪
  • Chinese: 大阪市
  • Chuvash: Осака
  • Cree: ᐅᓴᑲ
  • Croatian: Osaka
  • Croatian: Ōsaka
  • Czech: Osaka
  • Czech: Ósaka
  • Danish: Osaka
  • Danish: Ōsaka
  • Dimli (individual language): Osaka
  • Dotyali: ओसाका
  • Dutch: Osaacke
  • Dutch: Osaka
  • Dutch: Ōsaka
  • Egyptian Arabic: اوساكا
  • English: Osaka City
  • English: Ōsaka
  • Erzya: Осака
  • Esperanto: Oosaka
  • Esperanto: Osako
  • Estonian: Osaka
  • Estonian: Ōsaka
  • Ewe: Osaka
  • Faroese: Osaka
  • Fijian: Osaka
  • Finnish: Oosaka
  • Finnish: Osaka
  • French: Naniwa
  • French: Oosaka
  • French: Osaka
  • French: Ôsaka
  • French: Ōsaka
  • Galician: Osaca - 大阪市
  • Galician: Osaca
  • Galician: Osaka
  • Ganda: Osaka
  • Georgian: ოსაკა
  • German: Osaka
  • German: Ôsaka
  • German: Ōsaka
  • German: 大阪市
  • Gothic: 𐌰𐌿𐍃𐌰𐌺𐌰
  • Greek: Ōσάκα
  • Greek: Οζάκα
  • Greek: Οσάκα
  • Gujarati: ઓસાકા
  • Hakka Chinese: Thai-fán-sṳ
  • Hausa: Osaka
  • Hausa: Thai-fán-sṳ
  • Hebrew: אוסאקה
  • Hebrew: אוסקה
  • Hindi: ओसक
  • Hindi: ओसाका
  • Hungarian: Osaka
  • Hungarian: Oszaka
  • Hungarian: Ószaka
  • Icelandic: Osaka
  • Icelandic: Ósaka
  • Icelandic: 大阪
  • Ido: Osaka
  • Iloko: Osaka
  • Indonesian: Osaka
  • Indonesian: Ōsaka
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Osaka
  • Interlingue: Osaka
  • Inuktitut: ᐆᓴᑲ
  • Inupiaq: Osaka
  • Irish: Ósaca
  • Italian: Osaka
  • Italian: Ōsaka
  • Japanese: Ōsaka-shi
  • Japanese: Ōsaka
  • Japanese: おおさかし
  • Japanese: 大阪
  • Japanese: 大阪市
  • Javanese: Osaka
  • Kabyle: Osaka
  • Kalaallisut: Osaka
  • Kannada: ಒಸಾಕಾ
  • Kannada: ಓಸಕ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Osaka
  • Kazakh: Осака
  • Kazakh: Осака қаласы
  • Kikuyu: Osaka
  • Kirghiz: Осака
  • Korean: 대판
  • Korean: 대판시
  • Korean: 대판 시
  • Korean: 오사까
  • Korean: 오사카
  • Korean: 오사카 시
  • Korean: 오사카시
  • Korean: 오오사카
  • Kurdish: Osaka
  • Lao: Osaka
  • Latin: Osaca
  • Latin: Osaka
  • Latin: Ozaca
  • Latvian: Osaka
  • Latvian: Ōsaka
  • Literary Chinese: 大阪市
  • Lithuanian: Osaka
  • Lithuanian: Osakos miestas
  • Luxembourgish: Osaka
  • Luxembourgish: Ōsaka-shi
  • Luxembourgish: Ōsaka
  • Macedo-Romanian: Ōsaka
  • Macedonian: Осака
  • Malagasy: Osaka
  • Malay: Osaka
  • Malayalam: ഒസാക്ക
  • Maori: Ohaka
  • Marathi: ओसाका
  • Mazanderani: اوساکا
  • Min Nan Chinese: Osaka-chhī
  • Min Nan Chinese: Tāi-pán-chhī
  • Min Nan Chinese: Ôsaka-chhī
  • Min Nan Chinese: Ōsaka-chhī
  • Mongolian: Осака
  • Northern Sami: Osaka
  • Norwegian: Osaka
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Osaka
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Ōsaka
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Osaka-shi
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Osaka
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Ōsaka-shi
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Ōsaka
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: 大阪市
  • Novial: Osaka
  • Nyanja: Osaka
  • Occitan (post 1500): Osaka
  • Ossetian: Осакæ
  • Ossetian: Осака
  • Panjabi: ਓਸਾਕਾ
  • Panjabi: ਓਸਾਕਾ‎
  • Persian: اوزاکا
  • Persian: اوساکا
  • Piemontese: Osaka
  • Polish: Osaka
  • Polish: Ōsaka
  • Pontic: Οσάκα
  • Portuguese: Osaka
  • Pushto: اوساکا
  • Quechua: Ōsaka
  • Romanian: Osaka
  • Russia Buriat: Осака
  • Russian: Осака
  • Samogitian: Osaka
  • Scots: Osaka
  • Scottish Gaelic: Osaka
  • Serbian: Осака
  • Serbian: 大阪市
  • Serbo-Croatian: Osaka
  • Serbo-Croatian: Ōsaka
  • Sicilian: Osaka
  • Sicilian: Ōsaka
  • Silesian: Osaka
  • Sinhala: ඔසාකා
  • Sinhala: ඕසකා
  • Slovak: Osaka
  • Slovenian: Osaka
  • Spanish: Namba
  • Spanish: Nishi-ku
  • Spanish: Oosaka
  • Spanish: Osaka
  • Spanish: Osaka Osaka
  • Spanish: Ósaka
  • Spanish: Ôsaka
  • Spanish: Ōsaka
  • Spanish: 大阪市
  • Sundanese: Osaka
  • Swahili: Osaka
  • Swedish: Osaka
  • Swedish: Ōsaka
  • Tagalog: Lungsod ng Osaka
  • Tagalog: Osaka
  • Tajik: Осака
  • Tamil: ஒசாகா
  • Tamil: ஒசாக்கா
  • Tamil: ஒஸாகா
  • Tamil: ஓசாகா
  • Tatar: Osaka
  • Tatar: Осака
  • Telugu: ఒసాకా
  • Thai: Osaka
  • Thai: เมืองโอซะกะ
  • Thai: เมืองโอซากา
  • Thai: เมืองโอซาก้า
  • Thai: โอซะกะ
  • Thai: โอซากะ
  • Tswana: Osaka
  • Tumbuka: Osaka
  • Turkish: Osaka
  • Turkmen: Osaka
  • Twi: Osaka
  • Udmurt: Осака
  • Uighur: Osaka
  • Uighur: ئوساكا
  • Ukrainian: Наніва
  • Ukrainian: Осака
  • Urdu: اوساکا
  • Uzbek: Osaka
  • Veps: Osak
  • Vietnamese: Osaka
  • Vietnamese: Thành phố Osaka
  • Vietnamese: Thành phố Ōsaka
  • Vietnamese: Đại Phản
  • Volapük: Osaka
  • Waray (Philippines): Osaka
  • Welsh: Osaka
  • Welsh: Ōsaka
  • Western Frisian: Osaka
  • Western Panjabi: اوساکا
  • Wolof: Osaka
  • Wu Chinese: 大阪市
  • Yakut: Осака
  • Yue Chinese: 大阪市
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