Maps

Here I’ll put some maps for your reference. Japanese geography can be a bit confusing, so feel free to make use of these to get a feel for where everything is.

Modern Japanese Prefectures
The prefectures as they exist today were set up in 1871 — the number of prefectures was reduced in 1888 from 72 to the current 47.

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