Mountain Ranges of the World

  • Tallest mountain in the world Mount Everest.
  • Highest mountain range in the world is Himalayas.
  • Longest mountain range in the world is Andes (South America)
  • Second highest mountain in the world is K2.
  • Oldest mountain range in the world is Ural.
  • Youngest mountain range in the world is the Himalayas.
  • Smallest mountain in the world is Mount Wycheproof
  • Third highest mountain in the world is Kangchenjunga
  • The greatest mountain range in the world Himalaya range.
  • Rockies is the largest mountain range of North America.
  • Alps are Europe’s largest mountain range.

Unique Points and other Famous Mountain Ranges

  • Mount Everest is in Himalaya range with height of 29,028 feet.
  • Mount Everest first climber were Edmund Hillary (Newzland) and Tenzing Norgay (Nepal) on May 29, 1953.
  • First ascent on K2 (28,250 ft height) was made on July 31, 1954.
  • First ascent on Nanga Parbat (9th Highest) was made on July 3, 1953.
  • Urals mountain range is the between Europe & Asia located in Russia.
  • Atlas mountain range are are in Morocco North Africa’s.
  • Black forest is a mountain range in Germany.
  • Koh-i-Sultan is in Pakistan.
  • Sefid Koh is mountain range in Afghanistan.
  • Blue Mountains are in Australia.
  • The name of the second highest mountain in Africa-Mount Kenya
  • Mountain Ararat is in Turkey
  • K2 other name are Goodwin Austin or Chagori is located in Karakoram Range.
  • Nanga Parbat (height 26,660 ft) is known as Killer Mountain located in Himalayas.
  • Broad Peak I is in Karakoram range with height 26,470.
  • Tirich Mir (33rd Rank) is located in Hindu Kush mountain.
  • Margalla Hills of Islamabad are extension of great Himalaya range.
  • Prince Charles is a mountain range in Antarctica.
  • Zardak is the highest peak of Kirthar mountain range.
  • Glasshouse mountains are located Queensland Australia
  • Most active volcano Italiana is situated in Hawaii.
  • Mount Olympus is located in Greece.
  • Ordovician are oldest rocks.
  • Ayers Rock is the largest single rock in the world.

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