Thursday 6:12 AM
| Chūbu (Kōshin'etsu)|
4,880 (Oct 2016)
| Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)|
58-1 Tojo, Anan-machi, Shimoina-gun, Nagano-ken 399-1511
0°C, Wind NE at 3 km/h, 98% Humidity
Niino Pass, Bentoyama, Hasshakuyama
Anan (阿南町, Anan-chō) is a town located in Shimoina District in far southern Nagano Prefecture, in the Chūbu region of Japan. As of 1 October 2016, the town had an estimated population of 4,880 and a population density of 39.7 persons per km². Its total area was 123.07 square kilometres (47.52 sq mi).
Anan, Nagano Wikipedia
Located at the southern tip of Nagano Prefecture, Anan is surrounded by the Japanese Alps. The center of the town located on the right bank of the Tenryū River.Nagano Prefecture
The area of present-day Anan was part of ancient Shinano Province. The modern town was established on July 1, 1957 by the merger of the villages of Oshimojo, Wago and Asage.
Anan has one public elementary school and one public middle school operated by the town government. The town has one public high school operated by the Nagano Prefectural Board of Education.The town does not have any passenger railway service.
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