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Sobakch'ung-gol Destination Guide

Delve into Sobakch'ung-gol in North Korea!

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Sobakch'ung-gol in the region of Hamgyŏng-bukto is a city in North Korea - some 273 mi (or 440 km) North-East of Pyongyang, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Sobakch'ung-gol

Current time in Sobakch'ung-gol is now 05:46 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Pyongyang" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Chuncheon, Pyongyang, Hamhung, Haeju, Vladivostok or Songnam-dong. While being here, make sure to check out Yukhyangdongumji, Yongch'on-dong, Sungam-nodongjagu, Sandangbu, Sae-mal and Araen-mal as well. We encountered some video in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

10°C / 51 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 10°C / 51 °F
Evening Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Night Temperature 6°C / 42 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 45%
Air Pressure 958.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 16th of October 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 8°C (47 °F)
Night: 0°C (32 °F)
Wednesday, 17th of October 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 7°C (45 °F)
Night: 1°C (35 °F)
Thursday, 18th of October 2018
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 10°C (49 °F)
Night: 4°C (40 °F)

Videos

Sea Koryo - Group C takes to the Sea

01:13 min ( September 26, 2011 by Ray Cunningham)
Views: 214 - Rating: 5/5

Till, Amanda, Mark, Kevin, Cyril, Lilly, Chuck and I, along with the North Korean fisherman, take to the see

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Interesting facts about this location

Ranam Station

Ranam Station is a railway station located in Ranam-guyok, Chongjin, North Korea. It is located on the Pyongra Line, which connects the capital, Pyongyang, to Rason, a major port city.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.67, 129.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Chongjin, Railway stations in North Korea

Chongjin concentration camp

Chongjin concentration camp is a labor camp in North Korea for political prisoners. The official name is Kwan-li-so (Penal-labor colony) No. 25. Satellite images show a major expansion of the camp after 2010.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.67, 129.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Concentration camps in North Korea, Human rights in North Korea, North Hamgyong

Battle of Ongjin

The Battle of Ongjin was a part of the Operation Pokpoong that marked the beginning of the Korean War. The ROK 17th Infantry Regiment fought against the DPRK 14th Infantry Regiment and the 3rd Guard Brigade supported by a tank company at Ongjin.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.67, 129.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Battles of the Korean War

Chandongja Park

Chandongja Park is a multi-use stadium in Chongjin, North Korea. It is currently used mostly for football matches and hosts the home matches of Ch'ŏngjin Chandongcha. The stadium holds 15,000 people.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.67, 129.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Chongjin, Football venues in North Korea, Sports venues in North Korea

Chongjin

Chongjin is the capital of North Korea's North Hamgyong Province and the country's third largest city. It is sometimes called the City of Iron.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.67, 129.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Chongjin, Cities in North Hamgyong, Port cities and towns in North Korea

Quote of the moment

Once you have traveled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quiestest chambers. The mind can never break off from the journey.

Pat Conroy