Mikawa Bay

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Mikawa Bay
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Mikawa Bay
Location Aichi Prefecture
Coordinates 34°46′N137°05′E / 34.767°N 137.083°E / 34.767; 137.083
Ocean/sea sources Pacific Ocean
Basin  countries Japan
Mikawa Bay (Landsat photo) Mikawa Bay Aichi Japan SRTM.jpg
Mikawa Bay (Landsat photo)

Mikawa Bay (三河湾 Mikawa-wan) is a bay to the south of Aichi Prefecture, Japan, surrounded by Chita Peninsula to the west and Atsumi Peninsula to the east and south. Its area is approximately 604 km2. Pollution of the shallow, enclosed waters of the bay has become a concern in recent years.


Coordinates: 34°46′N137°05′E / 34.767°N 137.083°E / 34.767; 137.083

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