Interesting Facts About of Mount Everest in the World

Posted by on February 22, 2016 in Climbing | 0 comments

Interesting Facts About of Mount Everest in the World

Mount Everest but there is more than happen in mount Everest . We are here to share you are Unknown and Amazing Facts of Mount Everest.

Mount Everest, also known as Chomolungma in Tibet or Sagarmatha in Nepal, is the tallest mountain in the world. Located in the Mahalangur section of the Himalayas, Mt Everest peaks at 8,848 meters (29,029 ft) above sea level. It was more than 60 years ago that Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay became the first successful summiteers to reach the top of Mount Everest.

Since then, more than 4,000 people have scaled the summit, yet hundreds have perished in their attempt. The world’s tallest mountain is a constant source of awe for millions of people throughout the world and rightfully so. Here are the best mt Everest facts you probably didn’t know, facts that are bound to feed your curiosity about it even further.

Facts About of Mount Everest

Facts About of Mount Everest

Facts about of Mount Everest

History of Mount Everest

History of Mount Everest In 1802 It all began to search the Worlds Highest Mountain. In 1830 Some British reached at foothills of mount Everest. In 1847 Kanchanjanga was considered as highest peak in the world. In 1852 an Indian Mathematician Radhanth Sikdar was successful to identify world’d highest peak as Everest using his Trigonometric Calculations . In 1856 announce 8840 Meter “Peak XV” which was used for Everest , Highest Mountain in the world. In 1865 Waugh named Peak XV to Mount Everest in the name of George Everest who is surveyor General of India that time.

World’s Highest Mount Everest

Mount Everest is the highest Mountain in the world with an altitude of 8,848 m (29,029 ft). The height 8,848 m (29,029 ft) of the Mt. Everest is officially given and recognized by government of China and Nepal. They claimed that the data was the most precise and accurate one to date, basing on the highest point of rock not the snow and ice cape on the Mountain.

Location

Mount Everest is located on the border between China’s Tibet Autonomous Region and Nepal. It lies at the south edge of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, which is also known as Qing Zang Gaoyuan in China. Mount Everest is a part of the Great Himalayan Range stretching more than 2,500 km along China, Indian, Bhutan and Sikkim.

Mount Everest

Mount Everest

 

Warmest Temperature

You will be shocked to read that the Warmest temperature of Mount Everest is -20 Degree. In this condition it is very hard to stay more than 24 hours . Only Babu Sherpa have made the record to stay 16 hours at mount Everest summit. The boiling point of water at the top of Mount Everest is 71 °C (160 °F).The wind speed at mount everest
is more than 150 mph at mount Everest summit. It is very hard to climb in this weather condition. This challenges makes history for mountain climbers.

Climbing Routes

There are two main climbing routes on Mount Everest. One is the technically easier one form the southeast ridge in Nepal and the other is challenging one from the north ridge in Tibet.

Expensive Package & Long Queue at Mount Everest

The Most amazing fact you don’t know that Everest Guide cost Staring around $65000 to reach the summit of Mount Everest. Mostly Professional Mountain climbers climb on small mountains before they climb Mount Everest without guide. Non Professional climbers hike guide to climb Everest which costs them as per need. Mostly Local Nepali Sherpa are perfect for Everest guide because they are familiar with local climate conditions and experience of route for reaching summit. Due to this job these Sherpas also made the records to many times to reach to Everest summit. Apa Sherpa and Phurba Sherpa made the record of reaching 21 times to Everest summit. Only some US and New Zealand hikers reach multiple times to reach Everest summit.

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