From Eupeodes: Be aware that the maps on the wiki are playing up. Also coordinates on the wiki are not reliable. Try one of the ones here --joannac (talk) 18:29, 19 March 2015 (EDT)

Taishō Jima, Japan

From Geo Hashing
Jump to: navigation, search
East China Sea East China Sea East China Sea
Senkaku Islands Taishō Jima East China Sea
Taketomi Ishigaki Miyakojima

Today's location: peeron  Eupeodes google  osm  crox

This graticule is located at 25,124. Today's location

[edit] Description

Taishō Jima (大正島) is the easternmost of the Senkaku Islands (尖閣諸島), the rest of which lie in the next graticule to the west. All of the islands are currently administered by Japan, but both Taiwan and China also claim sovereignty. This dispute is an important source of ongoing friction between the countries.

Taishō Jima is known in Taiwan and China as Chiwei Yu (赤尾嶼), and the Senkaku Islands are known as the Diaoyutai Islands (钓鱼台群岛).