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Mt. Sagarmatha or Everest – Mother of the World

Mt. Sagarmatha or Everest – Mother of the World

The highest mountain in the world is situated at the border between Nepal and Tibet. Mount Everest is located in the Mahalangur Range which is stretched 2,500 km long. Everest is situated in the Mahalangur Range on the Tibetan Plateau known as Qing Zang Gao yuan. The summit is directly between Tibet and Nepal. Mount Everest is located in the Sagarmatha National Park in the Solukhumbu District. On the Tibetan side, Mount Everest is located in Tingri County in the Xigaze area, what China considers to be an autonomous region and part of the People’s Republic of China. At 29,029 feet (8,840 meters) above sea level, Mount Everest is the highest and most prominent mountain on earth based on measurement to sea level.

Mt. Sagarmatha

The king of mountains Mount Everest with the height 8,848 meters/29,028 feet is the 1st highest mountain on earth. It lies on the borderline of Nepal and China. Mount Everest is counted as the most difficult mountain to climb. It is the most impressive but the most difficult peak in the world. It remains mostly clouded and high wind. Mount Everest is a famous mountain in the mahalangur Himal sub-range of the Himalayas, earth mountain Mount Everest height (8,848) above than mount k2 (8,611mt.) sea level. Mount Everest was originally named as such by a British surveyor named Sir George Everest back in 1830 to 1843. Mount Everest is in fact 800 ft. (237mt.) taller than mount k2. This peak is obsolete 27 degrees 59 minutes north latitude and 86 degree 55 minutes 31 seconds eastern country.


In 2010, an agreement was reached by both sides that the height of Everest is 8,848mt. And Nepal recognizes China’s claim that the rock height of Everest is 8,844mt.
Before finding the height of the Mount Everest 8,586 Mt. Kanchenjunga was considered to be the highest peak in the world.

In Nepalese language The Mount Everest as Sagarmatha which means ‘forehead in the sky’ and Tibetan call it Chomolungma which means ‘mother of the World’.

Two men from Sherpa community Apa Sherpa and Phurba Tashi Sherpa have climbed the Everest 21 times each. They have made a record for the most successful summits of Mount Everest.

Pasang Lhamu Sherpa

The height of Mount Everest is found to be growing 4mm per year. This growth is due to the steady movement of rock (upon which Everest is stands) northwards.
The first successful summit of Everest was recorded by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay on May 29, 1953.
Mount Everest attracts many climbers, some of them highly experienced mountaineers. There are two main climbing routes, one approaching the summit from the southeast in Nepal (known as the “standard route”) and the other from the north in Tibet. While not posing substantial technical climbing challenges on the standard route, Everest presents dangers such as altitude sickness, weather, and wind, as well as significant hazards from avalanches and the Khumbu Icefall. As of 2017, nearly 300 people have died on Everest, many of whose bodies remain on the mountain.

Cho La Pass
Weather conditions are extreme on mount Everest January is the coldest month of the year, with summit temperatures reaching lows of -76°f (-60°c). During the warmest month of the year, July average temperatures are registered at 19° f (-7°c).

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