The latitude and longitude of Japan is:

36° 0' 0" N / 138° 0' 0" E


Abbreviation: JP
ISO 3166-1 alpha-3 code: JPN
Continent: Asia
Latitude: 36
Longitude: 138

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Alternate Names: Nippon-koku, Nihon-koku

Japan flag: flag

Time zone at the center of Japan: Asia/Tokyo
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Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT +9 hours

The current time and date at the center of Japan is 1:25 AM on Sunday, September 20, 2020.

Estimated gas price in Japan: $3.81 USD per gallon

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Featured airports in Japan

Oita Airport Oita, Japan (OIT / RJFO)
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Fukuoka Airport Fukuoka, Japan (FUK / RJFF)

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