Tuesday, 24 January 2012

TOP 10 HIGHEST MOUNTAINS IN THE WORLD


Hey friends, here we providing the worlds most famous Mountains list accounting to their height from the see level, We also created an image with Mountain name and its height which will help you to memorize it, This port is very for GK point of view.
So .........

Annapurna I  :- 10th Highest Mountain in the world
MOUNTAIN NAME     :- Annapurna I
MOUNTAIN HEIGHT   :- 8,091 meters
LOCATION                   :- Nepal
COORDINATES           :- 28°35′44″N 83°49′13″E
ABOUT                          :-
Annapurna is a section of the Himalayas in north-central Nepal that includes 8,091 metres, Annapurna I, thirteen additional peaks over 7,000 m  and 16 more over 6,000 m. This section is a 55 km (34 mi)-long massif. Annapurna I is tenth among Earth's fourteen eight-thousanders. It rises east of the Kali Gandaki Gorge separating it from Dhaulagiri massif. 8167 metre Dhaulagiri I is 34 km
to the west and the gorge between is considered Earth's deepest.

Nanga Parbat:- 9th Highest Mountain in the world
MOUNTAIN NAME    :- Nanga Parbat
MOUNTAIN HEIGHT  :- 8,126 meters
LOCATION                  :- Pakistan
COORDINATES          :- 35°14′14″N 74°35′21″E
ABOUT                        :-
Nanga Parbat  is the ninth highest mountain on Earth, the mountain is in Pakistan and among the eight-thousanders with a summit elevation of 8,126 meters.

Manaslu:- 8th Highest Mountain in the world
MOUNTAIN NAME      :- Manaslu
MOUNTAIN HEIGHT   :- 8,163 meters
LOCATION                    :- Nepal
COORDINATES            :- 28°33′00″N 84°33′35″E
ABOUT                          :-
Manaslu  also known as Kutang is the eighth highest mountain in the world, and is located in the Mansiri Himal, part of the Nepalese Himalayas, in the west-central part of Nepal.

Dhaulagiri I:- 7th Highest Mountain in the world
MOUNTAIN NAME      :- Dhaulagiri I
MOUNTAIN HEIGHT    :- 8,167 meters
LOCATION                    :- Nepal
COORDINATES            :- 28°41′48″N 83°29′35″E
ABOUT                           :-
Dhaulagiri is Earth's seventh highest mountain at 8,167 metres, one of fourteen over eight thousand metres. Dhaulagiri was first climbed May 13, 1960 by a Swiss/Austrian expedition.

Cho Oyu:- 6th Highest Mountain in the world
MOUNTAIN NAME     :- Cho Oyu
MOUNTAIN HEIGHT   :- 8,188 meters
LOCATION                   :- Tibet / Nepal
COORDINATES           :- 28°05′39″N 86°39′39″E
ABOUT                          :-
Cho Oyu  is the sixth highest mountain in the world at 8,201 metres above sea level. Cho Oyu lies in the Himalayas and is 20 km west of Mount Everest, at the border between China and Nepal. Cho Oyu means "Turquoise Goddess" in Tibetan.

Makalu:- 5th Highest Mountain in the world
MOUNTAIN NAME      :- Makalu
MOUNTAIN HEIGHT   :- 8,485 meters
LOCATION                   :- Tibet / Nepal
COORDINATES            :- 27°53′23″N 87°5′20″E
ABOUT                          :-
Makalu  is the fifth highest mountain in the world at 8,481 metres and is located 19 km (12 mi) southeast of Mount Everest, on the border between Nepal and China. One of the eight-thousanders, Makalu is an isolated peak whose shape is a four-sided pyramid.

Lhotse:- 4th Highest Mountain in the world
MOUNTAIN NAME       :- Lhotse
MOUNTAIN HEIGHT    :- 8,516 meters
LOCATION                    :- Tibet / Nepal
COORDINATES             :- 27°57′42″N 86°55′59″E
ABOUT                           :-
Lhotse is the fourth highest mountain on Earth (after Mount Everest, K2 and Kangchenjunga) and is connected to Everest via the South Col.

Kangchenjunga:- 3rd Highest Mountain in the world
MOUNTAIN NAME      :- Kangchenjunga
MOUNTAIN HEIGHT    :- 8,586 meters
LOCATION                    :- India / Nepal
COORDINATES            :- 27°42′12″N 88°08′51″E
ABOUT                          :-
Kangchenjunga is the third highest mountain in the world with an elevation of 8,586 m and located along the India-Nepal border in the Himalayas.

K2:- 2nd Highest Mountain in the world
MOUNTAIN NAME      :- K2
MOUNTAIN HEIGHT   :- 8,611 meters
LOCATION                   :- Pakistan-Chinese border
COORDINATES            :- 35°52′53″N 76°30′48″E
ABOUT                          :-
K2  is the second-highest mountain on Earth, after Mount Everest. With a peak elevation of 8,611 m, K2 is part of the Karakoram Range, and is located on the border between Baltistan, in Gilgit-Baltistan of Pakistan-administered Kashmir and the Taxkorgan Tajik Autonomous County of Xinjiang, China

Mount Everest:- (1st) Earth's Highest Mountain in the world
MOUNTAIN NAME      :- Mount Everest
MOUNTAIN HEIGHT    :- 8,848 meters
LOCATION                    :- Tibet / Nepal
COORDINATES             :- 27°59′17″N 86°55′31″E
ABOUT                           :-
Mount Everest is the earth's highest mountain, with a peak at 8,848 metres above sea level. It is located in the Mahalangur section of the Himalayas. The international boundary runs across the precise summit point. Its massif includes neighboring peaks Lhotse (8516 m), Nuptse (7855 m) and Changtse (7580 m).

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