|Native name: Japanese: 金華山|
View from Oshika Peninsula
|Area||10.28 km2 (3.97 sq mi)|
|Coastline||25 km (15.5 mi)|
|Highest elevation||445 m (1,460 ft)|
Kinkasan is 9.5 km2 (3.7 sq mi) in area, and its highest point is the pyramid-shaped Mount Kinka, which stands at 445 m (1,460 ft).
There is a shrine on the island, called Koganeyama-jinja, which dates from the 8th century.
- "Mt. Kinka (Kinkasan Island)". Matsushima. Japan-i. Archived from the original on May 4, 2010. Retrieved 15 March 2011.
- Chris Rowthorn. "Northern Honshu". Japan. Lonely Planet. p. 530. Retrieved 13 February 2014.
- "Kinkasan". Japan: the official guide. Japan National Tourism Organization. Retrieved 13 December 2012.
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