Myongchon County

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Myongchon County
Korean transcription(s)
 • Chosŏn'gŭl
 • Hancha
 • McCune-Reischauer Myeongcheon-gun
 • Revised Romanization Myŏngch'ŏn kun
Country North Korea
Province North Hamgyong Province

Myŏngch'ŏn County is a kun, or county, in North Hamgyong province, North Korea. The Taepodong missile base is located here. In addition, the county is home to numerous hot springs.


Myongchon is on the Pyongra Line railway.

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Coordinates: 41°04′09″N 129°25′55″E / 41.06917°N 129.43194°E / 41.06917; 129.43194