bite japan

Location East of Eurasian Continent
128°06' to 145°49'east longitude
45°31' to 26°59' north latitude
Land An archipelago consisted with 4 main islands
Capital Tokyo
Size Approximately 143,000 square miles,
about the same size as U.K. or Italy
Geography 80% covered with foreted mountains with short rapid rivers,
small plains and basins, and numerous hot springs
Climate Moderately warm and moist in general
Population 127,590,000 (as of 01/09/2004)
Time Difference 9 hours ahead of G.M.T.( London )
Currency Japanese Yen (¥)