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The port of Yokohama is located on a peninsula in Tokyo Bay, about 30 kilometers (18 miles) south of Tokyo. At the opening of the twenty-first century, it was the capital of Kanagawa Prefecture and Japan’s largest seaport.


Subjects: Maritime History.

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