Kama, Fukuoka

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Kama
嘉麻市
City
Flag of Kama
Flag
Location of Kama in Fukuoka Prefecture
Location of Kama in Fukuoka Prefecture
Kama is located in Japan
Kama
Kama
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 33°33′47.7″N 130°42′42.5″E / 33.563250°N 130.711806°E / 33.563250; 130.711806Coordinates: 33°33′47.7″N 130°42′42.5″E / 33.563250°N 130.711806°E / 33.563250; 130.711806
Country Japan
Region Kyushu
Prefecture Fukuoka Prefecture
Area
 • Total 135.18 km2 (52.19 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 44,002
 • Density 330/km2 (840/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Website www.city.kama.lg.jp

Kama (嘉麻市 Kama-shi?) is a city located in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan.

The modern city of Kama was established on March 27, 2006, from the merger of the city of Yamada, and the towns of Inatsuki, Kaho and Usui (all from Kaho District).

The area has several Kofun, or Japanese burial mounds.

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