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Full nameYokohama
Official name横浜市 · City of Yokohama
Native name横浜
Native name langja
Settlement typeDesignated city
MayorFumiko Hayashi
Total Area168.8 sq mi (437.38 km2)
Total Population3692588 (August 1, 2011)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneJapan Standard Time (UTC+9)
- TreeCamellia, Chinquapin, Sangoju
Sasanqua, Ginkgo, Zelkova
- FlowerRose
Phone number045-671-2121
Address1-1 Minato-chō, Naka-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa-ken

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|} ( ) is the capital city of Kanagawa Prefecture and the second largest city in Japan by population after Tokyo and most populous municipality of Japan. It lies on Tokyo Bay, south of Tokyo, in the Kantō region of the main island of Honshu. It is a major commercial hub of the Greater Tokyo Area.

Yokohama's population of 3.6 million makes it Japan's largest incorporated city.

Yokohama developed rapidly as Japan's prominent port city following the end of Japan's relative isolation in the mid-19th century, and is today one of its major ports along with Kobe, Osaka, Nagoya, Hakata, Tokyo, and Chiba.

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