Elevation

27,767 ft / 8,463 m

Prominence

7,828 ft / 2,386 m

Range

Himalayas

Region

Nepal

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Highlights
  • Makalu is the 5th highest mountain in the world and located 14 miles east of Mount Everest on the border between Nepal and China.
  • One of the 8000 m peaks, Makalu is an isolated peak with the shape of a four-sided pyramid.
  • Makalu has two notable subsidiary peaks Kangchungtse, or Makalu II, 7,678 m (25,190 ft) and Chomo Lonzo, 7,804 m (25,604 ft).
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