Highest mountains in the world

Mountains are one of the natural beauty. They have their own size, height, and ranges. So, here are list of some of the highest peaks.

1. Mount everest

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Other names: Sagarmatha, Chomolungma

Height: 8,848m or 29,029ft

Range: Mahalangur Himalaya

Parent mountain: None

Country: Nepal and China

 

2. K2

K2

Other names: Qogir, Godwin Austen

Height : 8,611 m or 28,251 ft

Range: Baltoro Karakoram

Parent mountain: Mount everest

Country: Pakistan and China

 

3. Kangchenjunga

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Other names: None

Height : 8,586 m or 28,169 ft

Range: Kangchenjunga Himalaya

Parent mountain: Mount everest

Country: Nepal and India

 

4. Lhotse

Kongma La 11 Lhotse West Face, Lhotse South Face. Lhotse Shar Close Up

Other names: None

Height : 8,516 m or 27,940 ft

Range: Mahalangur Himalaya

Parent mountain: Mount everest

Country: Nepal and China

 

5. Makalu

10 14 Makalu West Face, West Pillar, Southwest Face And East Col From Glacier To West Col

Other names: None

Height : 8,485 m or 27,838 ft

Range: Mahalangur Himalaya

Parent mountain: Mount everest

Country: Nepal and China

 

6. Cho Oyu

cho oyu

Other names: None

Height : 8,188 m or 26,864 ft

Range: Mahalangur Himalaya

Parent mountain: Mount Everest

Country: Nepal and China

 

7. Dhaulagiri I

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Other names: None

Height : 8,167 m or 26,795 ft

Range: Dhaulagiri Himalaya

Parent mountain: K2

Country: Nepal

 

8. Manaslu

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Other names: None

Height : 8,163 m or 26,781 ft

Range: Manaslu Himalaya

Parent mountain: Cho Oyu

Country: Nepal

 

9. Nanga Parbat

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Other names: None

Height : 8,126 m or 26,660 ft

Range: Nanga Parbat Himalaya

Parent mountain: Dhaulagiri

Country: Pakistan

 

10. Annapurna I

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Other names: None

Height : 8,091 m or 26,545 ft

Range: Annapurna Himalaya

Parent mountain: Cho Oyu

Country: Nepal

 

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