Earth

Highest Points on the Earth

HIGHEST AND LOWEST POINTS ON EARTH

 

Different landmasses have different high and low points on it. there is a list of 7 continents having the different high points situated on the earth.

 

Highest Points located on the earth


Continent

Highest Point Elevation (Ft.) Location
Asia Mount Everest 29,029  China & Nepal
South America Aconcagua 22,830  Argentina
North America Mount McKinley 20,335  United States
Africa Mount Kilimanjaro 19,341  Tanzania
Europe Mount Elbrus 18,481  Russia
Antarctica Vinson Massif 16,050  Antarctica
Australia Puncak Jaya 16,024  Indonesia (Papua)

 

[box type="tick" size="large" style="rounded"]Mount Everest is the leading highest point on the earth having 8,848 meters elevation. it is located in China and Nepal. It is a part of Himalayas range.

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