Tokyo

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Tokyo
東京
Metropolis
東京都 · Tokyo Metropolis

Seal

Symbol
Anthem: Tokyo Metropolitan Song
(東京都歌 Tokyo Toka?)[1]
Location a' Tokyo in Japan
Satellite photo a' Tokyo's 23 Special wards taken b' NASA's Landsat 7
Tokyo is located in Japan
Tokyo
Location a' Tokyo in Japan
Coordinates: 35°41′22.22″N 139°41′30.12″E / 35.6895056°N 139.6917000°E / 35.6895056; 139.6917000
Kuntrii Japan
Region Kantō
Island Honshu
Divisions 23 special wards, 26 citiis, 1 district, & 4 subprefectures
Government
 • Type Metropolis
 • Governor Naoki Inose (I)
 • Kapitel Shinjuku
Airea(ranked 45th)
 • Metropolis 2,187.66 km2 (844.66 sq mi)
 • Metro 13,572 km2 (5,240 sq mi)
Population (Orgas 1, 2011)[2][3]
 • Metropolis 13,185,502
 • Density 6,000/km2 (16,000/sq mi)
 • Metro 35,682,460
 • Metro density 2,629/km2 (6,810/sq mi)
 • 23 Wards 8,967,665
  (2011 per Prefectural Government)
Demonym Tokyoite
Tiem zone Japan Standid Tiem (UTC+9)
ISO 3166-2 JP-13
Flower Somei-Yoshino cherry blossom
Trii Ginkgo tree (Ginkgo biloba)
Bird Black-headed Gull (Larus ridibundus)
Website www.metro.tokyo.jp

Tokyo (東京 Tōkyō?, "Eistern Kapitel") (Japanese: [toːkjoː]), ofisholi Tokyo Metropolis (東京都 Tōkyō-to?),[4] es one a' t' 47 prefectures a' Japan.[5] Tokyo es t' kapitel a' Japan, the center a' t' Greater Tokyo Airea, an t' biges metropolitan airea in t' world.[6]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. "東京都歌・市歌". Tokyo Metropolitan Government. Retrieved September 17, 2011. 
  2. "Population of Tokyo". Tokyo Metropolitan Government. Retrieved 2009-01-01. 
  3. "大都市圏・都市圏の人口". Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications. Retrieved 2005. 
  4. "Geography of Tokyo". Tokyo Metropolitan Government.  Missing or empty |url= (help)
  5. "Japan’s Local Government System". Tokyo Metropolitan Government. Retrieved August 5, 2013. 
  6. "World Urbanization Prospects: The 2009 Revision Population Database". United Nations. Retrieved 2012-03-06.