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Explore Kanenda in Japan.

Kanenda in the region of Okinawa is a place in Japan - some 932 mi (or 1,500 km) South-West of Edo, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Kanenda is now 03:53 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tokyo" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Taira, Sukuta, Shioya, Sumude, Oramata or Abu. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Teniya, Teima, Kushi, Sukunabaru, Sukku and Kushi. We saw 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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2009 07 07 Driving up to Camp Schwab (Ok...

05:15 min ( July 07, 2009 by NullisSum)
Views: 4,860 - Rating: 4.73684/5

OK, I always confuse the names of Camp Shields (By Kadena) and Camp Schwab (Nowhere near Kadena). Please insert "Schwab" every time I say "Shields"... I love driving on Okinawa. One of the things I RE...

Apartment in Henoko Okinawa Japan

03:42 min ( September 23, 2008 by Rotorzilla)
Views: 1,375 - Rating: 4/5

Apartment in Henoko, Okinawa, Japan LOL turn down your audio. I will fix the audio later


HELP! Dugong Okinawa Leave a US base!

05:08 min ( October 24, 2009 by 12345MINO)
Views: 2,475 - Rating: 1.8/5

The Henoko-coast of Nago City in Okinawa"Camp Schwab" goes up to the candidate site the US base relocation of Futenma ahead. The dugong that lives in Japan only by 30-40s of lives there. Still, even i...

OKINAWA SIGHTSEEING

09:59 min ( October 24, 2009 by masagata2007)
Views: 707 - Rating: 0/5

I went Okinawa sightseeing. I really enjoyed it though the purpose of it was kind of serious. www.news.janjan.jp


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Kanenda during the next days.

02
Jul
2019

2019 2nd International Conference On Green Energy And Environment Engineering (CGEEE 2019)

Beginning: 08:00 am (08:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Camp Schwab

Camp Schwab, nicknamed Man Camp, is a United States Marine Corps camp located in northeastern Okinawa, Japan, that is currently home to the 4th Marine Regiment and other elements of the 28,000 American servicemen based on the island in fulfilment of the 1952 commitment of the United States to defend Japan. The Camp was dedicated in 1959, in honor of Medal of Honor recipient Albert E. Schwab, who was killed in action during the Battle of Okinawa.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.53, 128.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Military bases of the United States in Japan, United States Armed Forces in Okinawa Prefecture, United States Marine Corps bases

Battle of Okinawa

The Battle of Okinawa, codenamed Operation Iceberg, was fought on the Ryukyu Islands of Okinawa and was the largest amphibious assault in the Pacific War of World War II. The 82-day-long battle lasted from early April until mid-June 1945. After a long campaign of island hopping, the Allies were approaching Japan, and planned to use Okinawa, a large island only 340 mi away from mainland Japan, as a base for air operations on the planned invasion of Japanese mainland. Four divisions of the U.S.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.53, 128.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:1945 in Japan, Battles of World War II involving Australia, Battles of World War II involving Canada, Battles of World War II involving Japan, Battles of World War II involving New Zealand, Battles of World War II involving the United Kingdom, Battles of World War II involving the United States, History of Okinawa Prefecture, Japanese home islands campaign, Murder–suicides, Operation Iceberg, United States Armed Forces in Okinawa Prefecture, United States Marine Corps in World War II, World War II invasions, World War II operations and battles of the Pacific Theatre

Okinawa Prefecture

is the southernmost prefecture of Japan. It consists of hundreds of the Ryukyu Islands in a chain over 1,000 kilometres long. The Ryukyos extend southwest from Kyūshū (the southwesternmost of Japan's main four islands) to Taiwan. The Okinawa Prefecture encompases the southern two thirds of that chain. Okinawa's capital, Naha, is located in the southern part of Okinawa Island. The Senkaku Islands are administered as part of Okinawa Prefecture.

More reading: Okinawa Prefecture homepage
Located at 26.53, 128.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Blue Zones, Former regions and territories of the United States, Japan–United States relations, Kyushu region, Okinawa Prefecture, Prefectures of Japan, Ryukyu Islands

LORAN-C transmitter Gesashi

LORAN-C transmitter Gesashi is the Whiskey secondary station of the North West Pacific LORAN-C Chain (GRI 8930) and the X-Ray Secondary of the East Asia LORAN-C chain (GRI 9930). It uses for both chains a transmission power of 1000 kW. Baudette LORAN-C transmitter, situated near Gesashi, in Higashi-son, Okinawa, Japan at 26°36'25" N, 128°8'57" E,. Gesashi LORAN-C transmitter uses as antenna a 190.5 metre (625 ft) tall mast radiator.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.53, 128.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:LORAN-C transmitters in Japan, United States Armed Forces in Okinawa Prefecture

Kunigami District, Okinawa

Kunigami District, Okinawa is a district located in Okinawa, Japan. Roughly translated, kunigami means "head of the country", referring to its northern location on the island of Okinawa. Compare this to Shimajiri District, Okinawa. As of 2003, the district has an estimated population of 64,670 and the density of 112.19 persons per km². The total area is 576.43 km². Kunigami district includes a section of Okinawa Island and several smaller islands.

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Located at 26.53, 128.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Districts in Okinawa Prefecture