Traveling Luck for Shimonoseki Yamaguchi, Japan Japan flag

Alternatively known as Simonoseki

The timezone in Shimonoseki is Asia/Tokyo
Morning Sunrise at 06:53 and Evening Sunset at 17:10. It's Dark
Rough GPS position Latitude. 33.9500°, Longitude. 130.9500°

Weather near Shimonoseki Last report from Kitakyushu Airport, 16.1km away

Weather Temperature: 15°C / 59°F
Wind: 5.8km/h Southeast
Cloud: Few at 2500ft Broken at 10000ft Broken

Satellite map of Shimonoseki and it's surroudings...

Geographic features & Photographs around Shimonoseki in Yamaguchi, Japan

hill a rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m.

section of populated place a neighborhood or part of a larger town or city.

point a tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape.

populated place a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work.

Accommodation around Shimonoseki

Hotel Route-Inn Mojikou 2-11-2, Nishi-kaigan, Moji-ku, Kitakyushu

Dormy Inn Premium Shimonoseki 3-40 Hosoeshin-machi, Shimonoseki

Shimonoseki Tokyu Inn 4-4-1 Takezaki-cho, Shimonoseki

railroad station a facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading train passengers and freight.

area a tract of land without homogeneous character or boundaries.

harbor(s) a haven or space of deep water so sheltered by the adjacent land as to afford a safe anchorage for ships.

island a tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water.

marine channel that part of a body of water deep enough for navigation through an area otherwise not suitable.

tunnel a subterranean passageway for transportation.

section of harbor Part of a harbor used by boats.

mountain an elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more.

cape a land area, more prominent than a point, projecting into the sea and marking a notable change in coastal direction.

strait a relatively narrow waterway, usually narrower and less extensive than a sound, connecting two larger bodies of water.

shoal(s) a surface-navigation hazard composed of unconsolidated material.

shore a narrow zone bordering a waterbody which covers and uncovers at high and low water, respectively.


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Airports close to Shimonoseki

Kitakyushu(KKJ), Kitakyushu, Japan (16.1km)
Yamaguchi ube(UBJ), Yamaguchi, Japan (38.9km)
Fukuoka(FUK), Fukuoka, Japan (78.4km)
Oita(OIT), Oita, Japan (114.6km)
Iki(IKI), Iki, Japan (140.5km)

Airfields or small strips close to Shimonoseki

Ozuki, Ozuki, Japan (18km)
Ashiya, Ashiya, Japan (36.3km)
Tsuiki, Tsuiki, Japan (39km)
Hofu, Hofu, Japan (71.5km)
Iwakuni mcas, Iwakuni, Japan (153.6km)