Hasami, Nagasaki

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Hasami
波佐見町
Town
Hasami Pottery Village panorama
Hasami Pottery Village panorama
Flag of Hasami
Flag
Official seal of Hasami
Chapter
Location of Hasami in Nagasaki Prefecture
Location of Hasami in Nagasaki Prefecture
Hasami is located in Japan
Hasami
Hasami
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 33°8′1″N 129°53′58″E / 33.13361°N 129.89944°E / 33.13361; 129.89944Coordinates: 33°8′1″N 129°53′58″E / 33.13361°N 129.89944°E / 33.13361; 129.89944
Country Japan
Region Kyushu
Prefecture Nagasaki Prefecture
District Higashisonogi
Area
 • Total 56.00 km2 (21.62 sq mi)
Population (March 31, 2017)
 • Total 14,940
 • Density 270/km2 (690/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Website www.town.hasami.nagasaki.jp

Hasami (波佐見町, Hasami-chō) is a town located in Higashisonogi District, Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan. It is known, along with neighboring Arita, Saga Prefecture for its china manufacturing.

As of March 31, 2017, the town has an estimated population of 14,940[1] and a density of 270 persons per km². The total area is 56.00 km².[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official website of Hasami Town" (in Japanese). Japan: Hasami Town. Retrieved 26 April 2017. 
  2. ^ "Geography of Hasami Town" (in Japanese). Japan: Hasami Town. Retrieved 26 April 2017. 

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