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Akane Destination Guide

Delve into Akane in Japan!

Akane in the region of Ōita is a city in Japan - some 483 mi (or 777 km) West of Edo, the country's capital.

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Current time in Akane is now 02:11 AM (Saturday). 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: Daegu, Busan, Yanaze, Yamaguchi, Tsurukawa or Kunisaki-shi. While being here, make sure to check out Takedazu, Saihoji, Matsuyuki, Kakaji and Akane as well. We encountered 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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Futago (Twins) Temple - Buddhist Car Ble...

03:59 min ( July 24, 2011 by JapanFilms)
Views: 192 - Rating: 5/5

David of JapanVisitor.com takes you through a very ancient, rural Japanese temple - and happens across a unique Buddhist ritual: a car blessing for traffic safety

Specter of the Brocken glory

00:09 min ( October 18, 2007 by 一郎 尾田)
Views: 36,068 - Rating: 5/5

On a flight from Nagasaki to Oosaka, I was seen outside the window for the first time and recorded this beautiful atmospheric phenomenon, the glory, shining in the direction directly opposite the Sun

A glory seen from a airplane 3

00:31 min ( October 20, 2007 by 一郎 尾田)
Views: 1,374 - Rating: 5/5

A glory seen from a airplane and a shadow of the airplane


05:50 min ( November 22, 2010 by nisioka1738)
Views: 623 - Rating: 0/5

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Interesting facts about this location

Higashikunisaki District, Ōita

Higashikunisaki is a district located in Ōita Prefecture, Japan. As of April 2006, the district has an estimated population of 2,898. The total area is now down to 6.75 km². There is only one village left in the district. Himeshima Until March 30, 2006, the district additionally had four towns. Aki Kunimi Kunisaki Musashi

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.6, 131.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Districts in Oita Prefecture

Usa Station

Usa Station is a railway station on the Nippō Main Line operated by Kyūshū Railway Company in Usa, Oita, Japan.

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Located at 33.6, 131.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Railway stations in Oita Prefecture

Mount Ōmure

Mount Ōmure is a mountain located on the Kinusaki Peninsula in Ōita Prefecture, Kyūshū, Japan.

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Located at 33.6, 131.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Mountains of Ōita Prefecture

Canon Ōita Factory

The Canon Ōita Factory in Ōita, Japan, is Canon's main digital imaging product plant and manufactures products such as the PowerShot, IXUS compacts, DSLR cameras, and camcorders. The plant manufactured up to 6.8 million products in 2005. Since 1999, the factory has moved away from assembly line production to cell based production with teams of up to 20 workers. Each cell can assemble 500 camcorders in an eight hour shift.

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Located at 33.6, 131.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Japan

Usa jingū

, also known as Usa Hachiman-gū, is a Shinto shrine in the city of Usa in Ōita Prefecture in Japan. Emperor Ojin, who was deified as Hachiman-jin (the tutelary god of warriors), is said to be enshrined in all the sites dedicated to him; and the first and earliest of these was at Usa in the early 8th century. The Usa jingū has long been the recipient of Imperial patronage; and its prestige is considered second only to that of Ise.

More reading: Usa jingū homepage
Located at 33.6, 131.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:725 establishments, Jingū, National Treasures of Japan, Religious organizations established in the 8th century, Shinbutsu Shūgō, Shinto shrines in Ōita Prefecture