Topographic maps, relief maps, elevations maps

Free topographic maps visualization and sharing.

North Korea

Click on the map to display elevation.

North Korea (40.37366 127.08704)

About this map

Name: North Korea topographic map, relief map, elevations map.
Coordinates: 37.58333 124.09139 43.00896 130.92465
Minimum elevation: 0 m
Maximum elevation: 2,669 m
Average elevation: 222 m

North Korea

Early European visitors to Korea remarked that the country resembled "a sea in a heavy gale" because of the many successive mountain ranges that crisscross the peninsula. Some 80 percent of North Korea is composed of mountains and uplands, separated by deep and narrow valleys. All of the Korean Peninsula's mountains with elevations of 2,000 meters (6,600 ft) or more are located in North Korea. The highest point in North Korea is Paektu Mountain, a volcanic mountain with an elevation of 2,744 meters (9,003 ft) above sea level. Considered a sacred place by North Koreans, Mount Paektu holds significance in Korean culture and has been incorporated in the elaborate folklore and cult personality around the Kim dynasty. For example, the song, "We Will Go To Mount Paektu" sings in praise of Kim Jong-un and describes a symbolic trek to the mountain. Other prominent ranges are the Hamgyong Range in the extreme northeast and the Rangrim Mountains, which are located in the north-central part of North Korea. Mount Kumgang in the Taebaek Range, which extends into South Korea, is famous for its scenic beauty.

Wikipedia (CC-BY-SA 3.0)

Other topographic maps

Paektu Mountain

North Korea > Ryanggang

Paektu Mountain, Samjiyon County, Ryanggang, North Korea (42.00726 128.05640)

Coordinates: 42.00721 128.05635 42.00731 128.05645 - Minimum elevation: 1,856 m - Maximum elevation: 2,740 m - Average elevation: 2,305 m

Pyongyang

North Korea > Pyongyang > Pyongyang

Pyongyang, Central District, Pyongyang, North Korea (39.01947 125.75339)

Coordinates: 38.88245 125.58051 39.27953 126.03872 - Minimum elevation: 3 m - Maximum elevation: 660 m - Average elevation: 79 m

Imnam Dam

North Korea > Kangwon-do

Imnam Dam, Kimhwa County, Kangwon-do, North Korea (38.42307 127.78945)

Coordinates: 38.42039 127.78403 38.42595 127.79590 - Minimum elevation: 200 m - Maximum elevation: 733 m - Average elevation: 375 m

Pyongannam-do

North Korea > Pyongannam-do

Pyongannam-do, North Korea (39.54165 126.06476)

Coordinates: 38.69108 124.69619 40.34960 127.17848 - Minimum elevation: 0 m - Maximum elevation: 2,091 m - Average elevation: 346 m

Yalu River

North Korea > Chagang

Yalu River, Manpo, Chagang, North Korea (41.34716 126.51706)

Coordinates: 39.97067 124.33414 41.98114 128.31201 - Minimum elevation: 0 m - Maximum elevation: 2,632 m - Average elevation: 482 m