Yaeyama Islands

The Yaeyama Islands are the westernmost part of , . The Yaeyama Islands are the most southwestern part of Japan, closer to and even of the than , much less the mainland.

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is second-largest but most populated of the of , .

in the is the westernmost point of .

is the largest of the of , .


Island, often referred to by its full Japanese name Kuroshima, is one of the smaller of the of .

is the southernmost populated island in , and part of 's .

Yaeyama Islands

  • Type: island
  • Location: , , ,
  • Latitude of center: 24.3333° or 24° 20' north
  • Longitude of center: 124° or 124° east
  • Elevation: 12 meters (39 feet)
  • GeoNames ID: 1848815

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