Yakushima

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Yakushima
Native name: Japanese: 屋久島
Geografie
LocationEast Cheenae Sea
Coordinates30°21′31″N 130°31′43″E / 30.35861°N 130.52861°E / 30.35861; 130.52861
AirchipelagaeOsumi Islands
Aurie504.88 km2 (194.94 sq mi)
Heichest elevation1,935 m (6,348 ft)
Heichest pointMiyanouradake
Admeenistration
Japan
Kagoshima Prefectur
Demografics
Population13,178 (2010)
Pop. density26.1 /km2 (67.6 /sq mi)
Ethnic groupsJapanese
Yakushima
UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid
Yaku-sugi (Jomon-sugi)
CriteriaNaitural: vii, ix
Reference662
Inscription1993 (17t Session)
Coordinates30°21′31″N 130°31′43″E / 30.358611°N 130.528611°E / 30.358611; 130.528611Coordinates: 30°21′31″N 130°31′43″E / 30.358611°N 130.528611°E / 30.358611; 130.528611
Yakushima is locatit in Japan
Yakushima
Location in Japan (wi soothren islands in inset)

Yakushima (屋久島) is ane o the Ōsumi Islands alangin tae Kagoshima Prefectur, Japan.