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Jeonju
Korea

As a provincial seat of Jeonlabuk province, Jeonju city is located in east longitude 127˚, north latitude 35˚, and forms basin surrounded with Giryin peak which is a branch of Noryeong Mountains stretches at the center of Jeonlabuk province from Northeast to Southeast, Godeok Mountain, Namgo Mountain, Moak Mountain and Wansan seven peaks in three directions of East, South and West of the city.

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