Mount Everest, also known in Nepal as Sagarmatha in Tibet as Chomolungma, is Earth's highest mountain.
It is located in the Mahalangur section of the Himalayas.
Its peak is 8,848 metres (29,029 ft) above sea level and is the 5th furthest summit from the center of Earth.
The international border between China and Nepal runs across the precise summit point.
Its massif includes neighboring peaks Lhotse, 8,516 m (27,940 ft); Nuptse, 7,855 m (25,771 ft) and Changtse, 7,580 m (24,870 ft).