Envis Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Thursday, October 6, 2022

Everest ‘grows’ taller as China, Nepal reveal new height

 

 

 

 

 

New figure of 8,848.86 m replaces the long-associated 8,848 m, a measurement by Survey of India in 1954

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source: The Hindu, 09.12.2020, Chennai, pg.10.