Mie Prefectur

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Mie Prefecture

三重県
Japanese transcription(s)
 • Japanese三重県
 • RōmajiMie-ken
Offeecial logo o Mie Prefecture
Seembol
Location of Mie Prefecture
Coordinates: 34°42′N 136°30′E / 34.700°N 136.500°E / 34.700; 136.500Coordinates: 34°42′N 136°30′E / 34.700°N 136.500°E / 34.700; 136.500
KintraJapan
RegionKansai
IslandHonshu
CaipitalTsu
Govrenment
 • GovrenorEikei Suzuki (syne Aprile 2011)
Area
 • Total5,777.22 km2 (2,230.60 sq mi)
Aurie rank25t
Population
 (Aprile 1, 2010)
 • Tot1,855,177
 • Rank23rd
 • Density321/km2 (830/sq mi)
ISO 3166 codeJP-24
Destricts7
Municipalities29
FlouerIris (Iris ensata)
TreeJapanese cedar (Cryptomeria japonica)
BirdSnawy plover (Charadrius alexandrinus)
FishJapanese spiny lobster ("Panulirus japonicus")
Wabsteidwww.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