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Tuesday, December 7, 2010

place around the world-MOUNT EVEREST - NEPAL

Kala Patthar Everest in Nepal
Altitude 8,848 m (29,029 ft) [1]
In the first place
Celebrities 8,848 m (29,029 ft)
One is from a dozen different heights of the peaks and the same attention
Seven Summits bid
Eight others will
Country high point
Mount Everest in Nepal
Mount Everest
Position on the Sagarmatha Zone, Nepal - Tibet, China border
Location County Solukhumbu Nepal Sagarmatha Zone, Nepal
China Tingri, Xigaze Prefecture, Tibet Autonomous Region, People's Republic of China
Range Mahalangur Himal, Himalaya
Coordinates 27 ° 59'17 "N 86 ° 55'31" E / 27,98,806 86,92,528 No one thousand thousand ° E / 27,98,806 one thousand 86.92528Coordinates: 27 ° 59'17 "N 86 ° 55'31" E / N ° 86,92,528 27,98,806 thousand thousand ° E / T 27,98,806, 86,92,528 thousand
First ascent 29th May 1953
New Zealand, Edmund Hillary
Nepal Tenzing Norgay
Way easier South Col (Nepal)
Mount Everest is located in the country
Location on earth
Mount Everest Relief

Mount Everest (Tibetan: ཇོ་མོ་གླང་མ Qomolangma, Nepali: Sagarmatha सगरमाथा top Zhumulangma Chinese simplified Chinese: 珠穆朗玛峰, Pinyin: Zhūmùlǎngmǎ Feng), Limbu Chajamlangma) or Mount Chomolungma, is the highest mountain in the world sea level to 8848 meters (29,029 feet). It is in the Himalayas in Nepal (Sagarmatha Zone) China (Tibet) border.

In 1856, the British Great Trigonometric Survey of India, the first published height of Mount Everest, then as Peak XV 29 002 feet (8840 m) are known. In 1865 the official name was Everest in English by the Royal Geographical Society on the recommendation of Andrew Waugh, the British inspector general of India at that time, there have been named after his predecessor in the post, and the former head of Sir George Everest. was Chomolungma was in common use by Tibetans for centuries, but Waugh propose to create a local name, such as Nepal and Tibet closed to foreigners.

The highest mountain in the world attracts many climbers expert and novice willing to spend substantial sums to professional mountain guides, to complete a successful ascent. The mountain is not indeed place considerable technical difficulties of climbing standard route (other eight otherwise you are much more difficult than K2 and Nanga Parbat), many dangers such as altitude sickness, bad weather.

Until the end of 2008 climbing season, 4102 Climbing to the peak of about 2,700 people. Climbers are a significant source of tourist revenue for Nepal, whose government also requires all climbers view of obtaining a permit expensive and costs up to $ 25,000 per person. By the end of 2009 had called for Everest 216 lives, eight of whom died in a 1996 storm high on the mountain. The conditions are so difficult in the death zone (ft altitudes up to 8,000 m/26, 246) that more bodies left where they fell. Some of them are from the standard climbing routes.

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