Earth Sciences and Ecology Question #3797

Courtney, a 11 year old female from Jacksonville, NC asks on February 28, 2007,

Mt.Everest has two peaks, correct? What is the height of Mt.Everest' second peak?

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The answer

Barry Shell answered on March 3, 2007

As far as I can tell Everest only has one peak. Maybe you are thinking of the neighbouring mountain Nuptse (height 7841m or 25,726ft). Check out this image:

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