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Location of Mikkabi in Shizuoka Prefecture
|Merged||July 1, 2005
(now part of Kita-ku, Hamamatsu)
|• Total||75.65 km2 (29.21 sq mi)|
|Population (June 1, 2005)|
|• Density||212.28/km2 (549.8/sq mi)|
|Time zone||Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)|
|- Flower||Satsuma (fruit)|
|- Bird||Japanese White-eye|
On July 1, 2005, Mikkabi, along with the cities of Tenryū and Hamakita, the town of Haruno (from Shūchi District), the towns of Hosoe and Inasa (all from Inasa District), the towns of Misakubo and Sakuma, the village of Tatsuyama (all from Iwata District), and the towns of Maisaka and Yūtō (both from Hamana District), was merged into the expanded city of Hamamatsu, and is now part of Kita-ku, Hamamtsu City.
Mikkabi is known for its production of mikan oranges.
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