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Makiya Destination Guide

Explore Makiya in Japan.

Makiya in the region of Okinawa is located in Japan - some 929 mi (or 1,496 km) South-West of Edo, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Makiya

Time in Makiya is now 04:41 PM (Monday). 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: Yaga, Okobori, Toguchi, Taira, Taira or Genka. Since you are here already, consider visiting Gogayama, Yohena, Yofuke, Sukuta, Shioya and Nago. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

20°C / 67 °F Few clouds
Morning Temperature 20°C / 67 °F
Evening Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1032.8 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 16 km/h (10 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Tuesday, 18th of December 2018
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 19°C (67 °F)
Night: 19°C (66 °F)
Wednesday, 19th of December 2018
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 21°C (69 °F)
Night: 21°C (70 °F)
Thursday, 20th of December 2018
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 23°C (74 °F)
Night: 22°C (71 °F)


Emerald beach in Nago City Okinawa

03:25 min ( October 24, 2009 by Sanrindoga)
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2012 U18

47:12 min ( September 25, 2012 by Shoebill Taira)
Views: 1,443 - Rating: 5/5

A v A Men's U18 . 9. 23 Sun 40 21 Koza High School vs Nago High School [Men's U18] Nago City - Okinawa - Japan

Super Typhoon Man-yi #3

00:51 min ( July 13, 2007 by csskalet)
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The effects of Man-yi, as seen looking east (directly into the wind) from upstairs. Taken around 9:30 AM, Okinawa City, Okinawa. The whistling sound is the wind blowing in between and around the windo...

Kaicho Isao Kise and Sensei Craig Hodgki...

01:06 min ( August 30, 2008 by hodgkinscf)
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Kaicho Isao Kise and Sensei Craig Hodgkins perform Kata Gojushiho at a demonstration in Nago City, Okinawa Japan. Kaicho Isao Kise is the president of the All Okinawa Shorin Ryu Kenshin Kan Karate and...

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Interesting facts about this location

Meio University

Meio University is a public university in Nago, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. Meio was established as a private university in 1994, and was reorganized as a public university in 2010.

More reading: Meio University homepage
Located at 26.63, 128.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1994, Japanese public universities, Universities and colleges 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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.63, 128.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Districts in Okinawa Prefecture

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 26.63, 128.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:LORAN-C transmitters in Japan, United States Armed Forces in Okinawa Prefecture

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 26.63, 128.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Military bases of the United States in Japan, United States Armed Forces in Okinawa Prefecture, United States Marine Corps bases

Nakijin Castle

Nakijin Castle is a Ryukyuan castle or fortress located in Nakijin, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. It is currently in ruins. In the late 14th century, the Ryukyus consisted of three principalities: Nanzan to the south, Chūzan in the central area, and Hokuzan in the north. Nakijin was the fortress of Hokuzan. The fortress includes several sacred Utaki groves, reflecting the castle's role as a center of religious activity.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.63, 128.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Castles in Okinawa Prefecture, Former buildings and structures of Japan, Former castles, World Heritage Sites in Japan

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