what is the name of the southernmost island of japan?
The southern most island is in fact Minami Iwo Jima (South Iwo Island)
– Google map – http://bit.ly/southiwo_map
Even further south located in the Philippine Sea is Okinotorishima a group of tiny islets.
Each of the tiny islets are enclosed in concrete encasing to prevent erosion and maintain Japan’s claim to the 200 mile exclusive economic zone around the area.
Google Map – http://bit.ly/okinotorishima_map
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