What is the Highest Mountain on Earth ?

Mount Everest

  • Mount Everest is located in the Mahalangur section of the Himalayas, the mountain’s summit straddles the border separating China and Nepal.
  • Its peak is 29,029 feet (8,848 meters) above sea level.
  • Everest is called Chomlungma in Tibet. It means mother goddess of the universe.
  • Everest is called Sagarmāthā in Nepal. It means goddess of the sky.
  • Everest was formed by the movement of the Indian tectonic plate pushing up and against the Asian plate.
  • In 1865. it was named Mount Everest, after Sir George Everest.

Mount Everest, Nepal

Mount Everest View

Mount Everest Route

Mount Everest Map

Mount Everest World Map

Mount Everest


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