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Annapurna
Annapurna I ABC Morning.jpg
Annapurna Sooth frae Annapurna Base Camp (4,130 m) afore sunrise.
Elevation 8,091 m (26,545 ft)
Ranked 10t
Prominence 2,984 m (9,790 ft)[1][2]
Ranked 94t
Parent peak Cho Oyu
Leetin Aicht-thoosander
Ultra
Location
Annapurna is located in Nepal
Annapurna
Annapurna
Central Nepal
Range Himalayas
Coordinates 28°35′46″N 83°49′13″E / 28.59611°N 83.82028°E / 28.59611; 83.82028Coordinates: 28°35′46″N 83°49′13″E / 28.59611°N 83.82028°E / 28.59611; 83.82028
Climbing
First ascent 3 Juin 1950
Maurice Herzog an Louis Lachenal
Easiest route snaw/ice climb

Annapurna (Sanskrit, Nepali, Nepal Bhasa: अन्नपुर्ण) is a section o the Himalayas in north-central Nepal that includes 8,091 m (26,545 ft) Annapurna I, thirteen addeetional peaks ower 7,000 m (22,970 ft) an 16 mair ower 6,000 m (19,690 ft).[3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Annapurna". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 2009-01-12. 
  2. "Nepal/Sikkim/Bhutan Ultra-Prominences". peaklist.org. Archived from the original on 25 December 2008. Retrieved 2009-01-12. 
  3. H. Adams Carter (1985). "Classification of the Himalaya". American Alpine Journal (American Alpine Club) 27 (59): 127–9. Retrieved 2011-05-01.