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Anyong Destination Guide

Delve into Anyong in North Korea!

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Anyong in the region of Hamgyŏng-namdo is a place located in North Korea - some 80 mi (or 128 km) East of Pyongyang, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Anyong

Local time in Anyong is now 02:38 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Pyongyang" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Daejeon, Daegu, Seoul, Incheon, Jeonju or Unha-ri. While being here, you might want to check out Yulchae, Younae, Yongdang-ni, Yongdam-nodongjagu, Wonbong-ni and Chont'al-li as well. We also found some pictures.



Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

7°C / 45 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 2°C / 36 °F
Evening Temperature 3°C / 37 °F
Night Temperature -3°C / 27 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 73%
Air Pressure 973.6 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 88% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 17th of November 2018
Light rain, calm, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 8°C (46 °F)
Night: -3°C (27 °F)
Sunday, 18th of November 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 5°C (40 °F)
Night: -10°C (14 °F)
Monday, 19th of November 2018
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 5°C (42 °F)
Night: -8°C (18 °F)

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Interesting facts about this location

Ryongdam concentration camp

Kyo-hwa-so No. 8 Yongdam is a "reeducation camp" with ca. 3,000 prisoners in Kangwon, North Korea.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.39, 127.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Concentration camps in North Korea, Human rights in North Korea

Kowon Station

Kowon Station is the central railway station for Kowon County, North Korea. It is the junction where the Pyongra Line, which connects Pyongyang to Rason, meets the Kangwon Line, which runs from Kowon to Pyonggang.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.39, 127.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Railway stations in North Korea

Munchon

Munch'ŏn is a North Korean city located in Kangwŏn Province. It lies on the coast of the Sea of Japan (East Sea of Korea) and borders Wonsan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.39, 127.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Kangwon Province (North Korea)

Territorial Abbey of Tokwon

Tokwon Abbey was a Benedictine monastery of the Congregation of Missionary Benedictines of Saint Ottilien, located near the town of Wonsan in what is now North Korea. Originally founded as a monastic mission in Seoul, the community transferred to Tokwon in the 1920s to take charge of the newly-created Apostolic Vicariate of Wonsan. The persecution of Christians in North Korea since 1949 made any church activity in the abbacy impossible.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.39, 127.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 18 mi away.
Tags:Asian Monasteries of the Congregation of Missionary Benedictines of Saint Ottilien, Benedictine monasteries, Human rights in North Korea, Kangwon Province (North Korea), Monasteries in North Korea, Roman Catholic Church in North Korea