How tall is Mount Everst?

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Lesia Marie

Mount Everest is the Earth's highest mountain, with a peak at 8,848 metres above sea level and the 5th tallest mountain measured from the centre of the Earth. It is located in the Mahalangur section of the Himalayas. Elevation: 29,029' (8,848 m)
Prominence: 29,029' (8,848 m)
First ascent: May 29, 1953
First ascenders: Tenzing Norgay, Edmund Hillary
Mountain range: Himalaya, Mahalangur Himal

The official altitude of the world's highest peak is 29,029 feet (8,848m).

Pauline Gracia

Mount Everest is 8,848 meters (29,029 feet) tall. It is ranked the tallest mountain in the world.

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