Mie Prefectur

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Mie Prefectur
Japanese transcription(s)
 • Japanese 三重県
 • Rōmaji Mie-ken

Seembol o Mie Prefectur
Coordinates: 34°42′N 136°30′E / 34.700°N 136.500°E / 34.700; 136.500
Kintra Japan
Region Kansai
Island Honshu
Caipital Tsu
Government
 • Govrenor Eikei Suzuki (syne Aprile 2011)
Area
 • Total 5,777.22 km2 (2,230.60 sq mi)
Area rank 25t
Population (Aprile 1, 2010)
 • Total 1,855,177
 • Rank 23rd
 • Density 321/km2 (830/sq mi)
ISO 3166 code JP-24
Destricts 7
Municipalities 29
Flower Iris (Iris ensata)
Tree Japanese cedar (Cryptomeria japonica)
Bird Snawy plover (Charadrius alexandrinus)
Fish Japanese spiny lobster ("Panulirus japonicus")
Website www.pref.mie.jp/
ENGLISH/

Mie Prefectur (三重県 Mie-ken?) is a prefectur o Japan which is pairt o the Kansai region on the main Honshu island.[1] The caipital is the ceety o Tsu.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2005). "Mie prefecture" in Japan Encyclopedia, p. 628 at Google Books; "Kansai" in Japan Encyclopedia, p. 477 at Google Books
  2. Nussbaum, "Tsu" in Japan Encyclopedia, p. 995 at Google Books