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Gaya Destination Guide

Discover Gaya in Japan!

Gaya in the region of Nagasaki is a town located in Japan - some 590 mi (or 950 km) West of Edo, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Gaya in Japan

Local time in Gaya is now 05:48 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tokyo" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Ulsan, Seoul, Busan, Gwangju, Incheon or Fukuoka. When in this area, you might want to check out Yoshigaura, Yoshida, Yokoura, So, Nii and Chiromo as well. We also found some pictures.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

8°C / 46 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Evening Temperature 5°C / 41 °F
Night Temperature -8°C / 19 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 25%
Air Pressure 1013.5 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 8% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 23rd of February 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 8°C (47 °F)
Night: -8°C (18 °F)
Saturday, 24th of February 2018
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 9°C (49 °F)
Night: 0°C (32 °F)
Sunday, 25th of February 2018
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 10°C (49 °F)
Night: 8°C (46 °F)

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Interesting facts about this location

Tsushima Island

Tsushima Island (対馬, Tsushima) is an island of the Japanese archipelago situated in the middle of the Tsushima Strait at 34°25'N and 129°20'E. The main island of Tsushima was once a single island, but the island was divided into two in 1671 by the Ōfunakosiseto canal and into three in 1900 by the Manzekiseto canal. Tsushima is composed of North Tsushima Island (Kami Jima), South Tsushima Islands (Shimo Jima), and over 100 smaller islands. Generally the name Tsushima refers to all the islands.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.37, 129.38 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Nagasaki Prefecture, Islands of Japan

Takeshiki Guard District

The Takeshiki Guard District was a navy base for the Imperial Japanese Navy located in the former Mitsushima town {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:34|16|4.8|N|129|18|43.5|E| |primary |name= }} (now part of present-day Tsushima, Nagasaki), on Tsushima Island, during the Russo-Japanese War. The Takeshiki Guard District was responsible for the control of the strategic Korea Strait, which divided Japan from the Asian mainland. The district was disbanded in 1912.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.37, 129.38 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Imperial Japanese Navy

Asō Bay

Asō Bay is a deep fjord that nearly cleaves in two the Japanese island of Tsushima. The bay is notable for its ria coastline, with various small islands found in close proximity to the shore. It forms part of the Iki-Tsushima Quasi-National Park. Pearls are cultured and Japanese amberjack are farmed in its waters.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.37, 129.38 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Bays of Japan, Canals in Japan, Geography of Nagasaki Prefecture

Tsushima Subprefecture

Tsushima Subprefecture is an administrative subdivision of Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan. This subprefecture is the administrative body for the Tsushima Island which lie between Kyūshū and the Korean Peninsula. The only municipality in Tsushima Subprefecture is Tsushima City, which itself is the composite of a recent town merger of six smaller towns on the island.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.37, 129.38 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Subprefectures in Nagasaki Prefecture

Russian armoured cruiser Admiral Nakhimov

Admiral Nakhimov, was an armoured cruiser in the Imperial Russian Navy during the Russo-Japanese War. She was named after Admiral Pavel Nakhimov)

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Located at 34.37, 129.38 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:1885 ships, Cruisers of the Imperial Russian Navy, Japan–Soviet Union relations, Maritime incidents in 1905, Ships of the Imperial Russian Navy, Shipwrecks in the Korea Strait, Shipwrecks of the Russo-Japanese War

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