Welcome to Japan

Geography

Japan is located in the North Pacific off the coast of Russia & the Korean Peninsula. The capital of Japan is Tokyo. The central of Tokyo population Is 12 million people.mbut the greath of Tokyo has a population of over 35 million people. Japan consists of four major islands they are (Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku, & kyusho). But there are over 4,000 islands. A modern railroad system conducts the major islands & Japan's high-speed Shinkansen runs between major urban areas. Over 17% mountainous terrain with 18% land mass suitable for human settlement. Since thus is located by the pacific it is by the pacific ring of fire, most earthquakes happen here. Over 1,500 earthquakes per year!