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___ Satellite View and Map of the City of Kobe (神戸), Japan

Osaka Castle in Chuo-ku, Osaka, Japan
Port of Kobe with Kobe Port Tower in the center.
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Searchable Map and Satellite View of Kobe using Google Earth Data

Satellite view showing Kobe, the sixth largest city in Japan. The capital city of Hyōgo Prefecture is located in the Kansai region at the southern coast of Honshu, Japan's main island.

Kobe has a population of about 1.5 million inhabitants. The city is part of the Keihanshin metropolitan area along with Osaka and Kyoto. Japan's second most populated urban region has a population of more than 18 million people.

Kobe was one of the busiest ports in the world until the city was hit by a massive earthquake in January 1995. Beside other huge damages the earthquake destroyed 120 of the 150 quays in the port of Kobe.
Today Kobe is Japan's fourth busiest container port.

The map shows a city map of Kobe with expressways, main roads and streets, and the location of Kobe Airport (IATA code: UKB), located on an artificial island about 8 km (5.0 mi) south of Sannomiya Station, Kobe's main railway terminal.
Zoom out to find nearby Osaka Itami International Airport (IATA code: ITM) it is the primary domestic airport for the Kansai region including the cities of Osaka, Kyoto, and Kobe. Zoom out to find the location of Kansai International Airport (IATA code: KIX), which operates all scheduled international passenger flights and most cargo flights in the Kansai region, the airport is located on an artificial island southwest of Osaka.

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Local Time Kobe:
Wednsday-July-23  00:16  
UTC/GMT +9 hours
Google Earth: Searchable Map and Satellite view of Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan.
City Coordinates: 34°41′N 135°12′E
φ Latitude °N, λ Longitude °E (of Map center):
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