707 total votes
Mount Everest

Mount Everest

Mount Everest, also known in Nepal as Sagarmāthā and in Tibet as Chomolungma, is Earth's highest mountain. It is located in the Mahalangur section of the Himalayas. Its peak is 8,848 metres above sea level and is the 5th furthest summit from the center of Earth. The international border between China and Nepal runs across the precise summit point. Its massif includes neighboring peaks Lhotse, 8,516 m; Nuptse, 7,855 m and Changtse, 7,580 m. In 1856, the Great Trigonometrical Survey of India established the first published height of Everest, then known as Peak XV, at 29,002 ft. The current official height of 8,848 m as recognized by China and Nepal was established by a 1955 Indian survey ... more on Wikipedia

lists about Mount Everest

The Incredible Story Of Beck Weathers - One Of The Few Survivors Of The 1996 Everest Disaster 6.9k views Mount Everest is the tallest mountain in the world, beckoning climbers from all over the globe to summit its 29,029-foot pea...
For Decades, Climbers Have Encountered Ghosts And Supernatural Phenomena On Mount Everest 3.1k votes Mount Everest is plagued with supernatural phenomena, ghost sightings, and other unexplained occurrences. And rescue mission...
Incredible People Who Broke Records On Mount Everest 2.1k votes Mount Everest is the highest mountain in the world at 29,028 feet and 9 inches. One of the first people to lead an expeditio...

Mount Everest is ranked on...

#25 of 217 Historical Landmarks to See Before You Die 52.9k VOTES Historical places to visit before you die, ranked by history and travel buffs worldwide. Anyone can vote on this list of fam...
#23 of 40 The Most Stunningly Gorgeous Places on Earth 5.9k VOTES When you’re busy living your every day life—going from home to work to back home again—it can be tough to remember how much ...
Amazing Google Satellite Images Of Famous Places Around The World 440 VIEWS Thanks to Google Earth, we can view amazing satellite imagery of nearly any location on the planet. These photos are not jus...