Akita Prefectur

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Akita Prefectur
Japanese transcription(s)
 • Japanese 秋田県
 • Rōmaji Akita-ken

Seembol o Akita Prefectur
Kintra Japan
Region Tōhoku
Island Honshu
Caipital Akita (ceety)
Government
 • Govrenor Norihisa Satake
Area
 • Total 11,612.22 km2 (4,483.50 sq mi)
Area rank 6th
Population (2010-10-01[1])
 • Total 1,106,050
 • Rank 37th
 • Density 95.2/km2 (247/sq mi)
ISO 3166 code JP-05
Destricts 6
Municipalities 25
Flower Fuki (a kynd o butterbur, Petasites japonicus)
Tree Akita-sugi (Cryptomeria japonica)
Bird Copper pheasant (Phasianus soemmerringii)
Website www.pref.akita.jp

Akita Prefectur (秋田県 Akita-ken?) is a prefectur o Japan locatit in the Tōhoku region o northren Honshu, the main island o Japan.[2] The caipital is the ceety o Akita.[3]

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  1. National Census 2010 Preliminary Results
  2. Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2005). "Provinces and prefectures" in Japan Encyclopedia, p. 780 at Google Books; "Tōhoku" in p. 970 at Google Books.
  3. Nussbaum, "Akita" in p. 20 at Google Books.

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Coordinates: 39°40′N 140°10′E / 39.667°N 140.167°E / 39.667; 140.167