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Shizuoka prefecture

Shizuoka prefecture (静岡県; Shizuoka-ken) is located in the Chubu region on Honshu island, Japan. The capital is the city of Shizuoka[?]

Shizuoka prefecture (静岡県)
CapitalShizuoka[?]
Region:Chubu
Island:Honshu
Area
 - Total
 - % water
Ranked 13th
7,779.46 km²
2.6%
Population
 - Total (Jul 191999)
 - Density
Ranked 10th
3,768,416
484/km²
Districts:12
Municipalities:74
Symbols
Pref. Flower:Azalea
(Rhododenron)
Pref. Tree:Kinmokusei
(Osmanthus fragrans var. aurantiacus)
Pref. Bird:Asian paradise-flycatcher
(Terpsiphone atrocaudata)

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