Where is Mount Everest Located?

: 2023-06-18

Last Updated : 2023-09-02

Mount Everest being the tallest mountain in this World, many people are curious to see the top of it. With 8848 meters high, it is matter of the curiousness for the people allover the World. Due to this reason, many people have one question about the Highest peak of the world that is Where is Mount Everest Located actually? This is first question that set in their mind when anyone talks about the Mount Everest.

Today we are putting effort to solve many people’s question “where is Mt. Everest Located ?”

Actually, the World top mountain, Mount Everest lies in  27°59′17″ N, 86°55′31″E between the border region of China and Nepal. The tallest peak’s top is 8,848 m (290,290 ft) above sea  level. Both Nepal and China share this highest whose southern side lies in Nepal and northern part is on the Qinghai Tibet Plateau in China.
Lying in Mahalangur Range on the Tibetan Plateau, the Everest summit exactly lies between Tibet and Nepal.

#Everest From Nepal Side-Southern Side

Nepalese call Mount Everest as Sagarmatha which means the highest peak. The tallest mountain lies in Solukhumbu District of the Eastern part of Nepal within the Great Khumbu region.
For both Everest Expedition and Everest Base Camp Trek, Southern Part or Nepalese side is more easy for the peak climbers and base camp trekkers. When some is taking about the Everest Base camp trek its from Nepal. The scenery from the Nepalese side is more amazing ans stunning than from the Tibet, China Side.
Scenery of Mount Everest
Everest Stands high with it neighbor mountains as Nuptse, Mt Cho-oyu, Mt. Makalu. All these Everest with neighbour and Great Khumbu region has made the Everest more dashing and attractive.

#Mt. Everest from Northern side i.e. Tibet China

Mt. Qomolangma is the Tibetan Name of the Mount Everest which Qomo means “the Goddess” and Langma for “The Third” in Tibetan. Tibetan regard Everest as the Third Pole and the Goddess Mother of Mountains.
The highest point on Earth lies above 8,848 m sea level in China that spread its north parts on Qinghai Tibet Plateau ranging from 5,800 m ~ 6,200 m around.
From the Chinese Side the Weather is extreme  due to ice fall every month,  the higher mountains, more complicated climate conditions unpredictable storms, making the Everest Expedition and Everest base camp trek making much challenging form the Tibet, China Side.

# How High Is Mount Everest?

On the agreement of both country Nepal and China, actual height of the Everest top rock is  29,029 feet (8,840 meters) without snow deposition. But both country agreed to keep the height of Everest height 8,848 meters with the permanent snow.
But the Geologists believe that as per the tectonic theory the tectonic plates movement is making the mountain grow a little each year!

How Sagarmatha gets it Name “Everest”?

The Highest mountain gets it name Sir George Everest who first to measure the height of the Peak and named after him to Honor him. Since, then the mountain is best known as the Mt. Everest.

Who first summit the Everest?

on May 29, 1953, Sir Edmund Hillary from New Zealand and his Nepalese Sherpa guide, Tenzing Norgay were first humans to step on the top of the highest peak of the World. From 1953, over 4000 climbers have successfully reached the top till date.
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