Thursday, December 23, 2010

What is Mountain Everest's accepted height?

Mountain Everest's accepted height is 8,848m (29,029 feet). It was first recorded by an Indian survey in 1955.

Images of Mountain Everest


ཇོ་མོ་གླང་མ
Qomolangma
珠穆朗玛峰

Everest from Kala Patthar in Nepal
Elevation 8,848 m (29,029 ft) [1]
Ranked 1st
Prominence 8,848 m (29,029 ft) 
One of a few dozen peaks whose elevation and prominence are equal
Listing Seven Summits
Eight-thousander
Country high point
Ultra

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