Highest Mountains of The World
14 Highest Mountains on Earth
Interestingly all the 14 highest peaks of the world are in Asia and that too in the South-eastern region. All these 14 highest mountains are higher than 8000m. Most of the highest peaks below 8000m are also in Asia.
1) Mount Everest
Elevation: 29,035 feet (8,850 meters)
Elevation: 28,253 feet (8,612 meters)
Elevation: 28,169 feet (8,586 meters)
Elevation: 27,890 feet 8,501 meters)
Elevation: 27,765 feet (8,462 meters)
6) Cho Oyu
Elevation: 27,765 feet (8,201 meters)
Elevation: 26,794 feet (8,167 meters)
Elevation: 26,758 feet (8,156 meters)
9) Nanga Parbat
Elevation: 26,658 feet (8,125 meters)
Elevation: 26,545 feet (8,091 meters)
11)Gasherbrum I (also known as the K5)
Elevation: 26,470 feet (8,068 meters)
12) Broad Peak (also known as K3)
Elevation: 26,400 feet (8,047 meters)
13) Gasherbrum II (also known as K4)
Elevation: 26,360 feet (8,035 meters)
Elevation: 26,289 feet (8,013 meters)
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