According to “The City Distance“, Tokyo and distance between Helsinki are 7827km.
And Tokyo and distance between Stockholm are 8179km. Tokyo and distance between Oslo are 8414km. Tokyo and the distance with Copenhagen are longer at 8,699km unexpectedly than Oslo.
Surprisingly, American Los Angeles which a Japanese recognizes to be a neighboring country is longer. Tokyo and distance between New York are 10,621km.
Yes,the North Europe is nearer to Japan than U.S.A. Why does we Japanese feel Europe distantly from U.S.A.?
Because there are the psychologically far-off countrys where it lies between Europe and Japan. However, we can go from Japan to the North Europe by airplane in a short time than U.S.A.