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Tuesday, February 26, 2013

World's Highest & Lowet Point

Highest Point — Mount Everest
Mount EverestReached by roughly 3,000 climbers since the 1950s, its summit elevation is 8,848 m (29,029 ft) above sea level.
Mount EverestReached by roughly 3,000 climbers since the 1950s, its summit elevation is 8,848 m (29,029 ft) above sea level.

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Lowest Point — Challenger Deep
Challenger DeepLocated at the bottom of the Marianas Trench 10,911 m (35,797 ft) below sea level only three people have ever reached the bottom.
Challenger DeepLocated at the bottom of the Marianas Trench 10,911 m (35,797 ft) below sea level only three people have ever reached the bottom.
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Highest Navigable Lake — Lake Titicaca
Lake TiticacaAt an elevation of elevation of 3,812 m (12,507 ft) this lake on the border of Peru and Bolivia is also the largest in South America.
Lake TiticacaAt an elevation of elevation of 3,812 m (12,507 ft) this lake on the border of Peru and Bolivia is also the largest in South America.
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Lowest Point On Dry Land — Shore of the Dead Sea
Shore of the Dead Sea418 m (1,371 ft) below sea level this point is shared by Israel, Jordan, and the West Bank.
Shore of the Dead Sea418 m (1,371 ft) below sea level this point is shared by Israel, Jordan, and the West Bank
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Higest Waterfall — Angel Falls, Venezuela
Angel Falls, VenezuelaWith a height of 3,211 feet this waterfall is the largest in the world. In fact, it’s so high that water evaporates before it even reaches the ground!
Angel Falls, VenezuelaWith a height of 3,211 feet this waterfall is the largest in the world. In fact, it’s so high that water evaporates before it even reaches the ground!
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Highest Mountain Pass — Marsimik La, India
Marsimik LaAt 5,582 metres (18,314 ft) this pass in northern India is often considered to be the highest navigable road in the world.
Marsimik LaAt 5,582 metres (18,314 ft) this pass in northern India is often considered to be the highest navigable road in the world.

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