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Where is Pyongyang Located

As shown in the given Pyongyang location map that Pyongyang is located on the Taedong River in the central-west region of North Korea.

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Description: The map showing location map of Pyongyang in North Korea.
Pyongyang is the capital city of North Korea. The city is separated from the Province South P'yongan in the year 1946 and after that it is directly administered city. For the administration purpose, Pyongyang is divided into 19 wards.

Geographically, the city is situated on smooth plains on 30 miles east of Korea Bay, an arm of the Yellow Sea. The Taedong River flowing westward through the city debouches in the Korea Bay.

Moreover, the capital city is economic, commerce, and cultural center of the country. City has also beautiful natural landscapes that fascinate tourists to visit the city.

Interesting Facts about Pyongyang

Country: North Korea
Region: P'yongan
Founded: 1122 BC
Location: Central-west of the country
Area: 3,194 km2 Climate: Humid Continental