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Kangchenjunga, Nepal/India


Prominence: 3922 m, 12867 ft

Elevation: 8586 meters, 28,169 feet


True Isolation: 124.18 km, 77.16 mi
Alternate Name(s)কাঞ্চনজঙ্ঘা; Kanchenjunga; कञ्चनजङ्घा; सेवालुन्ग्मा; Sewalungma; གངས་ཆེན་མཛོད་ལྔ་
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)27° 42' 10'' N, 88° 8' 51'' E
27.702907, 88.147394 (Dec Deg)
613127 E 3064819 N, Zone 45 (UTM)
CountryNepal
India (Highest Point)
State/ProvinceSikkim (Highest Point)
Eastern Development Region
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     World Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #29)
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     Ultras of Asia (Rank #11)
     Ultras of the Himalaya (Rank #4)
     India State High Points (Rank #1)

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 13
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 8)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3922 m/12,867 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 3922 m/12,867 ft
  Line Parent: Mount Everest
  Key Col: 4664 m/15,302 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 124.18 km/77.16 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 27.9858, 86.9275
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Everest-South Summit  (WNW)
RangesContinent: Asia
Range2: Himalaya
Range3: Sikkim-Eastern Nepal Himalaya (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
Tamor (HP)
Kosi
Ganges
Bay of Bengal
Indian Ocean
Brahamaputra
Ganges
Bay of Bengal
Indian Ocean
First AscentMay 25, 1955
    Band, George (United Kingdom)
    Brown, T. Graham (United Kingdom)
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map



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