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Japan

Japan (日本, Nippon ja-nippon(日本).ogg or Nihon ja-nihon(日本).ogg) is an island country in East Asia, located in the northwest Pacific Ocean. It is bordered on the west by the Sea of Japan, and extends from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north toward the East China Sea and Taiwan in the south. Part of the Ring of Fire, Japan spans an archipelago of 6852 islands covering abbr=; the five main islands are Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu, and Okinawa. Tokyo is Japan's capital and largest city; other major cities include Yokohama, Osaka, Nagoya, Sapporo, Fukuoka, Kobe, and Kyoto.

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Total Publications
Lifetime
549,901
Prior Five Years
61,222
Total Citations
Lifetime
1,979,840
Prior Five Years
164,695
Total Scholars
Lifetime
22,340
Prior Five Years
13,744

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