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Top Ten Highest Mountains in the World ListHighest Mountains in the World

Check out our list of the top ten highest mountains in the world. Thanks to the huge Himalaya and Karakoram ranges, the highest ten mountains on Earth, including famous mountains such as Mount Everest and K2, are all located in Asia. The height measurements are in metres and feet above sea level. Learn about the highest mountains in the world plus lots more with our huge range of fun science facts for kids. For more information on the world's highest mountains, take a look at our list of the highest mountain peaks on each continent of the Earth.

 


Number
Mountain name
Metres
Feet
Location
1.
Mount Everest
8848
29029
Border of Nepal and Tibet (China)
2.
K2
8611
28251
Border of Pakistan and China
3.
Kangchenjunga
8586
28169
Border of Nepal and India
4.
Lhotse
8516
27940
Border of Nepal and Tibet (China)
5.
Makalu
8485
27838
Border of Nepal and Tibet (China)
6.
Cho Oyu
8188
26864
Border of Nepal and Tibet (China)
7.
Dhaulagiri
8167
26795
Nepal
8.
Manaslu
8163
26781
Nepal
9.
Nanga Parbat
8126
26660
Pakistan
10.
Annapurna
8091
26545
Nepal

 


 

 

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