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Fukushima-shi Destination Guide

Delve into Fukushima-shi in Japan!

Fukushima-shi in the region of Fukushima with it's 294,237 residents is located in Japan - some 149 mi (or 239 km) North of Edo, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Fukushima-shi

Current time in Fukushima-shi is now 07:47 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tokyo" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Yokohama, Utsunomiya, Edo, Nagoya, Yuimachi or Aomori. While being here, make sure to check out Watari, Senoue, Sasakino, Izumi, Gonome and Date as well. We discovered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

4 Awesome Things About Living in Japan

10:34 min ( September 30, 2012 by kawaiijutsu)
Views: 13,505 - Rating: 4.98261/5

To make up for the perceived massive negativity of my previous video, I wanted to make a new "4 Things" video, this time about the awesome things about life here in Japan - the small details, ease of ...

85 03 microSv/h Fukushima city mud int...

03:06 min ( June 23, 2012 by Birdhairjp)
Views: 4,777 - Rating: 4.90698/5

Please share. Save children. Any copy/use welcome. On 23 June 2012, I measured radiation at a riverside of ABUKUMA river in Fukushima city of Fukushima prefecture, Japan. The monitoring point is centr...


76 96Sv/h 201206

02:38 min ( June 23, 2012 by Birdhairjp)
Views: 5,587 - Rating: 4.77778/5

- , , OK- 4200 0.34 1 .96 - NHK ETV - 55km ECOTEST MKS-05 78.96 microSv/h, Fukushima city Watari area, mud into a river Map shown in the video is "RADIATION COUNTER MAP of the Fukushim...

Samurai Festival - Soma Nomaoi Vlog

09:22 min ( August 13, 2008 by RoninDave)
Views: 5,553 - Rating: 3.35593/5

Samuraidave.wordpress.com Soma Nomaoi is a samurai festival in the northern Japan area of Fukushima. It's a 3-day festival with parades, horse races, mock battles, and wild horse catching. This is a v...


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Interesting facts about this location

Fukushima, Fukushima

Fukushima, Fukushima is the capital city of Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. It is located in the northern part of Nakadōri, the central region of the prefecture. The present-day city of Fukushima partially consists of most of the former Shinobu and Date districts and a portion of the former Adachi district. The city is located in the Fukushima Basin's southwest area and nearby mountains.

More reading: Fukushima, Fukushima homepage
Located at 37.75, 140.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Fukushima Prefecture

Fukushima Station (Fukushima)

This is about the railway station in Fukushima City. For the nuclear power plants in eastern Fukushima Prefecture, see Fukushima I Nuclear Power Plant and Fukushima II Nuclear Power Plant.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.75, 140.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Abukuma Express Line, Fukushima Kōtsū Iizaka Line, Railway stations in Fukushima Prefecture, Tōhoku Main Line, Tōhoku Shinkansen, Yamagata Shinkansen, Ōu Main Line

Sasakino Station

Sasakino Station is a railway station on the Ōu Main Line in Fukushima, Fukushima, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.75, 140.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Railway stations in Fukushima Prefecture, Ōu Main Line

Niwasaka Station

Niwasaka Station is a JR East railway station located in Fukushima, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.75, 140.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Railway stations in Fukushima Prefecture, Ōu Main Line

Matsukawa derailment

The Matsukawa derailment happened on August 17, 1949 when a passenger train hauled by a JNR Class C51 steam locomotive (C51 133) derailed and overturned between Kanayagawa and Matsukawa stations on the Tōhoku Main Line in Japan, killing three crew members. It was reported that the tracks had been sabotaged, which the government blamed on the Japanese Communist Party and the Japan National Railway Union.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.75, 140.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:1949 in Japan, Murder in 1949, Rail transport in Fukushima Prefecture, Railway accidents in 1949, Railway accidents in Japan, Terrorist incidents in the 1940s, Terrorist incidents on railway systems, Tōhoku Main Line, Unsolved murders in Japan