Zonguldak Province (Turkish: Zonguldak ili) is a province along the western Black Sea coast region of Turkey. The province is 3.481 km² in size and has a population of 619,703 Its adjacent provinces are Düzce to the southwest, Bolu to the south, Karabük to the southeast, and Bartın to the east. The capital is Zonguldak.
Since the discovery of coal in the province, Zonguldak has become a major coal production center.
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... Several mining disasters have occurred in the Zonguldak mines 1992 A gas explosion killed 270 workers. 2010 In the 2010 Zonguldak mine disaster, an explosion in the state-operated Karadon mine, at least 28 miners were killed ...
... Population 612,406 Zonguldak 215,407 Ereğli 174,456 Çaycuma 94,765 Devrek 59,234 Alaplı 45,336 Gökçebey 23,208 ...
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