Makinohara, Shizuoka

city in Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan

Makinohara is a city in Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan. It is a coastal city on the island of Honshū next to Suruga Bay. Nearby cities are: Omaezaki, Kikugawa, Shimada, and Yoshida.

Makinohara

牧之原市
Tea plantations in Makinohara
Tea plantations in Makinohara
Flag of Makinohara
Flag
Official seal of Makinohara
Seal
Location of Makinohara in Shizuoka Prefecture
Location of Makinohara in Shizuoka Prefecture
Makinohara is located in Japan
Makinohara
Makinohara
 
Coordinates: 34°44′N 138°13′E / 34.733°N 138.217°E / 34.733; 138.217Coordinates: 34°44′N 138°13′E / 34.733°N 138.217°E / 34.733; 138.217
CountryJapan
RegionChūbu (Tōkai)
PrefectureShizuoka Prefecture
Government
 • MayorShigeki Nishihara
Area
 • Total111.68 km2 (43.12 sq mi)
Population
 (September 2014)
 • Total46,040
 • Density412/km2 (1,070/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (Japan Standard Time)
- Treecamellia sinensis
- Flowerhydrangea
Phone number548-23-0001
Address447 Shizunami, Makinohara-shi, Shizuoka-ken 421-0495
Websitewww.city.makinohara.shizuoka.jp

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