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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.

Map of the area of Sobakch'ung-gol in North Korea

Current time in Sobakch'ung-gol is now 09:49 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

-5°C / 24 °F Light snow
Morning Temperature -5°C / 24 °F
Evening Temperature -7°C / 19 °F
Night Temperature -12°C / 10 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 40%
Air Pressure 952.8 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 68% of sky
General Conditions Light snow

Tuesday, 19th of December 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: -12°C (10 °F)
Night: -19°C (-2 °F)
Wednesday, 20th of December 2017
Light snow, calm, scattered clouds.
Light snow Day: -6°C (21 °F)
Night: -18°C (-1 °F)
Thursday, 21st of December 2017
Light snow, light breeze, clear sky.
Light snow Day: 1°C (34 °F)
Night: -2°C (29 °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

The use of traveling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.

Samuel Johnson