Cho oyu in the himalaya. Its height is 8611 meters.
The name k2 was given in 1852 by british surveyor t g.
2nd highest mountain in the world k2. K2 or the karakorum 2 is the 2nd highest mountain of the world. K2 at 8 611 meters 28 251 ft above sea level is the second highest mountain in the world after mount everest at 8 848 meters 29 029 ft. It is 8611 m or 28251 ft high.
The second highest mountain in the world. It is situated in the pakistan china border at karakorum range. It is second highest peak in the world.
Balit name for k2. K2 the highest summit of the karakoram. Makalu in the himalaya.
The summit of mount everest the highest point on earth. K2 is known as the savage mountain due to the difficulty of ascent and the second highest fatality rate among the eight thousanders for those who climb it. It can be accessed from china and pakistan.
It is located on the china pakistan border between. K2 is the second tallest mountain in the world and has killed 86 people nearly 25 of those who have attempted the climb. Nickname is the savage mountain.
Name given by british surveyor. For every four people who have reached the summit one has died trying. K2 chinese qogir feng also called mount godwin austen called locally dapsang or chogori the world s second highest peak 28 251 feet 8 611 metres second only to mount everest.
Mount everest is the earth s highest mountain with a peak at 8 848 metres 29 029 ft above sea level and the 5th tallest mountain measured from the centre of the earth. The best time to climb k2 is june to august. K2 is the second highest as opposed to tallest mountain in the world.
It is located on the china pakistan border between baltistan in the gilgit baltistan region of northern pakistan and dafdar township 3 in taxkorgan tajik autonomous county of xinjiang china. Kangchenjunga the second highest mountain of the himalaya. The highest mountain is not necessarily the tallest considering the difference in height between the peak and the.
K2 at 8 611 metres 28 251 ft above sea level is the second highest mountain in the world after mount everest at 8 848 metres 29 029 ft. Professional climber adrian ballinger wanted to summit it without oxygen. K2 is located in karakoram mountain range in baltistan pakistan.
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Also named mount godwin austen. You can only climb it successfully if you are not just a professional rock climber but also the ice climber. Fast facts about k2.
Montgomerie with k designating the karakoram range and 2.