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The K2 location map

The K2

The second highest mountain on earth, the K2 (8611m) is accompanied on the east by several other high peaks - the Broad Peak (8047m) and the Gasherbrum Range (further right). In the foreground the Baltoro Glacier (from right) and the Godwin-Austen Glacier (from back) meet forming 'Concordia' from where most photographs of the K2 are taken.

View: The K2
Location: Lon 76.567°
Lat 35.479°
Altitude: 13 km
Direction: 358°
Camera Angle: 38°
User Rating: 2.9
Location Map:    Visible Topography
The K2 location map
The K2

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Visitor comments:

by vikram from India posted on Fri Aug 7 2009 21:24:46
The Himalayas are divine
the pictures are good - but please post pictures that show the majesty and grandeur of the mountains, like the Pakistan site showing nanga parbat...
by umar from India posted on Sun Sep 7 2008 13:30:32
Hi,
Your pics are amazing.
If you ever come to valley--do mail me plz
i am a journalist and i wish to talk to someone-
whoz got magic in his eyes and selection taste.

amazing
by Mansoor from Pakistan posted on Fri Mar 14 2008 05:26:40
ur site is very good and images r very very wonderful. I saw like these images first time in my life. My request to may write the date and time of the image taking.
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