About Dokdo

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Location

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Numerical Location

  • Dongdo (East Island) : 37˚14'26.8" N, 131˚52'10.4" E
  • Seodo (West Island) : 37˚14'30.6" N, 131˚51'54.6" E

Geographical Location

Dokdo is located

  • 216.8 km to the east of Jukbyeon, Uljin-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do,
  • 157.5 km to the northwest of Oki Island of Shimane Prefecture of Japan,
  • 87.4 km to the southeast of the island of Ulleungdo, which is 1.8 times closer than
    from Oki Island.
location
Ports Ulleungdo Donghae Jukbyeon Pohang Busan Oki (Japan)
Distance (km) 87.4 243.8 216.8 258.3 348.4 157.5

Administrative Location

  • Dongdo : Office of the Dokdo Guards: 55 Dokdo Isabu-gil, Ulleung-eup Ulleung-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do, 40240
          Dokdo Lighthouse: 63 Dokdo Isabu-gil, Ulleung-eup Ulleung-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do, 40240
  • Seodo : Resident’s Lodging: 3 Dokdo Anyongbok-gil, Ulleung-eup Ulleung-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do, 40240
Daehan-bong & Usan-bong location

Spots on Ulleungdo from which Dokdo is in view

Spots on Ulleungdo from which Dokdo is in view