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Japan Island High Points

RankIslandPeak Elev-Ft StateIsol-MiAscent Date
 HonshuFuji-san12,388Shizuoka-ken/Yamanashi-ken1290.4 
 HokkaidoAsahi-dake7516Hokkaidō499.6 
 ShikokuIshizuchi-san6503Ehime-ken261.2 
 Yaku-shimaMiyanoura-dake6352Kagoshima-ken281.7 
 KyushuKujū-san5866Ōita-ken117.6 
 Rishiri-tōRishiri-zan5646Hokkaidō131.5 
 Sadoga-shimaKimpoku-san3845Niigata-ken74.0 
 Hachijō-jimaHachijō-Fuji2802Tōkyō-to126.8 
 Ō-shimaMihara-yama2415Tōkyō-to25.0 
 Ō-shimaYuwan-dake2277Kagoshima-ken157.6 
 Amakusakami-shimaKura-take2238Kumamoto-ken23.0 
 Shimono-shimaYatate-yama2129Nagasaki-ken76.7 
 DōgoDaimanji-san1995Shimane-ken62.2 
 AwajiYuzuruha-san1995Hyōgo-ken44.6 
 Itsuku-shimaMisen1755Hiroshima-ken19.1 
 Ishigaki-jimaOmoto-dake1726Okinawa173.0 
 OkinawaYonaha-dake1650Okinawa128.1 
 Uotsuri-shimaUotsuri High Point1188 100.9 
 Iwo JimaSuribachi-yama528Tōkyō-to498.7 
 Kuba-shimaKuba-shima High Point384 16.1 
 Taisho-toTaisho-to High Point246 54.7 
 Minami Tori ShimaMinami Tori Shima High Point30Tōkyō-to632.5 

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List Description

The interesting thing about this list is that Kyushu, the third largest and second most populous island of Japan, has a lower high point than tiny Yaku-Shima. One would have expected the four main Japanese islands to occupy the first four spots on this list, but that is not the case.

 


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