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Funauke in the region of Okinawa is a city in Japan - some 1,233 mi (or 1,984 km) South-West of Edo, the country's capital.

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Current time in Funauke is now 03:03 AM (Sunday). 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: Taipei, Taichung, Yilan, Hualian, Hsinchu or Haimi. While being here, make sure to check out Sonai, Shirahama, Nariya and Funauke 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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Iriomote island

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Yaeyama Islands

The Yaeyama Islands are a group of islands in the southwest of Okinawa Prefecture, Japan, and cover 591.46 square kilometres . The islands are located southwest of the Miyako Islands. The Yaeyama Islands are the remotest part of Japan from the main islands and contains Japan's most southern and most western inhabited islands. The city of Ishigaki serves as the political, cultural, and economic head of the Yaeyama Islands.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 24.33, 123.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Archipelagoes of Japan, Yaeyama Islands


Iriomote-jima is the largest of the Yaeyama Islands and the second largest in Okinawa Prefecture after Okinawa Island itself. The island has an area of 289.27 km² and a 2005 population of 2347. The island does not have an airstrip, and most visitors—over 390,000 in 2006—arrive from Ishigaki by ferry, a 31.4 km ride to Uwahara Port (上原港) on Iriomote's northeast coast or Ōhara Port (大原港) on the southeast coast. Administratively the island belongs to Taketomi Town, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan.

More reading: Iriomote-jima homepage
Located at 24.33, 123.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Islands of Japan, Yaeyama Islands

Iriomote-Ishigaki National Park

Iriomote-Ishigaki National Park is a national park in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. It is located on and around the Yaeyama Islands of the East China Sea. The park was established in 1972 as Iriomote National Park and included the islands of Iriomote, Kohama, Kuro, and Taketomi. In August 2007 the protected area was extended to include Ishigaki Island. The park is famous as the habitat of the Iriomote Wild Cat.

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Located at 24.33, 123.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:1972 establishments in Japan, National parks of Japan, Parks and gardens in Okinawa Prefecture, Protected areas established in 1972

Yaeyama District, Okinawa

Yaeyama District, Okinawa is a district located in Okinawa, Japan. The district covers all of the Yaeyama Islands except Ishigaki and the disputed Senkaku Islands. As of 2003, the district has an estimated population of 5,579 and the density of 15.37 persons per km². The total area is 362.89 square kilometers.

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Located at 24.33, 123.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Districts in Okinawa Prefecture


Hatoma is a small island of the Yaeyama Islands, barely 1 kilometer in diameter. It is under the administration of Taketomi District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. In local language, the island's name is pronounced Patuma.

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Located at 24.33, 123.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Islands of Japan, Yaeyama Islands

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