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Gyeongbokgung palace
Gyeongbokgung is a royal palace located in northern Seoul. It was first constructed in 1394 and reconstructed in 1867, it was the main and largest palace of the Five Grand Palaces.
Image: Joon-Young

Searchable Map and Satellite view of Seoul using Google Earth Data

Satellite view showing Seoul, one of the largest cities in the world and the national capital of South Korea, located in the country's northwest at the Han River, about 30 km east off the coast of the Yellow Sea.

Seoul was the capital of the Korean Yi dynasty from the late 14th century until 1910, when Korea was annexed by the Japanese. Extensively developed under Japanese rule, it became the capital of South Korea after the partition of 1945.

Seoul has a city population of more than 10 million inhabitants and about 23.8 million people live in its metropolitan area.

Just zoom in (+) to see the Namdaemun gate, one the city's great landmarks considered South Korea's No. 1 national treasure. On Feb. 11, 2008 a fire destroyed the 610-year-old wooden structure atop the Namdaemun gate.

The page shows the city of Seoul with surrounding cities, Gimpo International Airport (IATA code: GMP) located west of Seoul;
zoom out (-) to find Incheon International Airport (IATA code: ICN). South Korea's primary airport is located 70 km (43 mi) southwest of Seoul west of the city of Incheon.

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Local Time Seoul:
Thursday-August-21  07:25  
UTC/GMT +9 hours
Google Earth: Searchable map/satellite view of Seoul, South Korea (Republic of Korea).
 
City Coordinates: 37°34′08″N 126°58′36″E
φ Latitude °N, λ Longitude °E (of Map center):
 
More about Korea:

Cities:
Satellite View and searchable Map of Busan (South Korea's second largest city)
Satellite View and Map of P'yongyang (capital city North Korea)

Korean Peninsula:
Administrative Map of South Korea
Political Map of South Korea
Satellite View and searchable Map of Korean Peninsula

South Korea Country Profile
South Korea in numbers
South Korea key statistical data.

North Korea Country Profile
North Korea in numbers
North Korea key statistical data.

Continent:
Map of Asia
Political Map of Asia.

Most populated cities of the world

External Links
Seoul (official website)
Gimpo International Airport
Incheon International Airport
Wikipedia: Seoul
 
Current Weather Conditions Seoul


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