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Everest and Nuptse

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Rick S
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by Rick S on Jan 25, 2009
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If Everest is 8,848 meters (29,029 ft) and Nuptse is 7,861 meters (25,790 feet) why does Nuptse appear to be taller??


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    Jessee Mayfield Jessee Mayfield (February 15, 2009, 01:31PM )

    The summit of Everest is a bit further than the summit of Nuptse. If you look in Google Earth, you can see the orientation from above.