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P'yongwol-li Destination Guide

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P'yongwol-li in the region of P'yŏngan-bukto is a place located in North Korea - some 61 mi (or 98 km) North of Pyongyang, the country's capital.

Map of the area of P'yongwol-li in North Korea

Local time in P'yongwol-li is now 10:37 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Pyongyang" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Daejeon, Seoul, Incheon, Chungju, Yonbong-ni or Sinuiju. When in this area, you might want to check out Yongsang-ni, Wonsang-ni, Unhung-ni, Ullyong-ni, Taesal-li and Sinbong-ni as well. We also found some pictures.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

-5°C / 22 °F Light snow
Morning Temperature -17°C / 1 °F
Evening Temperature -7°C / 19 °F
Night Temperature -19°C / -3 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 81%
Air Pressure 987.9 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 56% of sky
General Conditions Light snow

Thursday, 19th of January 2017
Snow, calm, broken clouds.
Snow Day: -6°C (21 °F)
Night: -11°C (12 °F)
Friday, 20th of January 2017
Light snow, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Light snow Day: -11°C (13 °F)
Night: -25°C (-14 °F)
Saturday, 21st of January 2017
Clear sky, calm.
Clear sky Day: -5°C (22 °F)
Night: -21°C (-6 °F)

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Interesting facts about this location

Taechon Airport

Taechon Airport is an airport in Pyongan-bukto, North Korea.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.88, 125.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Airports in North Korea, North Pyongan

Yongbyon Nuclear Scientific Research Center

The Yongbyon Nuclear Scientific Research Center is North Korea's major nuclear facility, operating its first nuclear reactors. It is located in the county of Nyŏngbyŏn in North Pyong'an Province, about 90 km north of Pyongyang. The center produced the fissile material for North Korea's nuclear weapon tests in 2006 and 2009, and since 2009 is developing indigenous light water reactor nuclear power station technology.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.88, 125.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Economy of North Korea, Foreign relations of North Korea, Graphite moderated reactors, Military of North Korea, Nuclear power stations in North Korea, Nuclear program of North Korea, Nuclear reprocessing sites, Nuclear research centers, Nuclear technology in North Korea, Research institutes in North Korea, Uncompleted nuclear reactors

Taechon County

Taechon County, also spelled Thaechon County, is a kun, or county, in central North Pyongan province, North Korea. It borders Taegwan and Tongchang to the north, Unsan and Nyongbyon to the east, Pakchon and Unjon to the south, and Kusong to the west. Mountains are scattered across the county, with the Pinandok mountains rising in the east. The tallest of these is Paegundoksan (백운덕산, 868 m), but the county's highest point is in the north, at Samgaksan (삼각산, 936 m).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.88, 125.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Counties of North Pyongan

Taechon Northwest Airport

Taechon Northwest Airport is an airport in Pyongan-bukto, North Korea. It is 14 km northwest of the main Taechon Airport and also 15 km northeast of Panghyon Airport.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.88, 125.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Airports in North Korea, North Pyongan

Battle of Kujin

The Battle of Kujin (25–26 October 1950), also known as the Battle of the Broken Bridge, took place during the United Nations (UN) offensive towards the Yalu River, which followed the North Korean invasion of South Korea at the start of the Korean War. The battle was fought between Australian forces from 3rd Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment (3 RAR) and elements of the 17th Tank Brigade of the Korean People's Army over a key bridge across the Taeryong River near Kujin, North Korea.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.88, 125.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:1950 in Korea, Battles involving North Korea, Battles of the Korean War, Battles of the Korean War involving Australia, Battles of the Korean War involving the United Kingdom, Battles of the Korean War involving the United States, Conflicts in 1950

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