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The 182 metres high Seongsan Ilchulbong Peak (Seongsong sunrise Peak) is a land mass that rises from under sea as a result of a volcanic eruption about 100'000 years ago.

 It is situated on the eastern end of Jejudo Island and the best feature of this is a huge crater. This crater is about 600 metres in diameter and the height is 90 metres. It is one of the top scenic spots of Jeju Island.

 

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Korea South 1992, 21th UPU congress, Seoul.
Tol-Harubang and Seongsan Ilchulbong Peak in the background.
(Tol-Harubang are large phallic statues found on Jeju Island at the southern tip of South Korea)

 

Korea South 2009
World Heritage Site Jeju Volcanic Islands and Lava Tubes.
The illustration of the sheet is showing the Paengnokdam crater lake on the top of Hallasan volcano and the Seongsan Ilchulbong.

 

mountainstamp.com Peru Machu Picchu stamp joint issue Peru and South Korea 2013

Korea South, Seongsan Ilchulbong Peak & Machu Picchu (Peru).
Joint Issue "50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Korea and Peru"
The stamps were issued in sheets of 8 pairs.

 

mountainstamp.com Peru Machu Picchu stamp joint issue Peru and South Korea 2013

Peru 2013, Seongsan Ilchulbong Peak (Korea South) & Machu Picchu.
Joint Issue "50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Korea and Peru".
The stamps were issued in sheets of 25 pairs.  

 

Micronesia 2014, Seongsan Ilchulbong Peak.
The stamp was issued in the series "Philakorea 2014 World Stamp Exhibition".

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