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    Geography of South Korea
    Area: 98,500 sq. km. (38,000 sq. mi.); about the size of Indiana.
    Cities (1998): Capital--Seoul (11 million). Other major cities--Pusan (3.9 million), Taegu (2.5 million), Inchon (2.4 million), Kwangju (1.4 million), Taejon (1.3 million).
    Terrain: Partially forested mountain ranges separated by deep, narrow valleys; cultivated plains along the coasts, particularly in the west and south.
    Climate: Temperate. source: