Himalayas nepali himalaya great mountain system of asia forming a barrier between the plateau of tibet to the north and the alluvial plains of the indian subcontinent to the south. The himalayas include the highest mountains in the world with more than 110 peaks rising to elevations of 24000 feet 7300 metres or more above sea level.
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Asia map himalayan mountains. The great mountain range of giant peaks called the himalayas crosses many countries in the continent of asia. This map was created by a user. India fast facts india is a south asian country which lies in the northern hemisphere.
Himalayan mountain on map. The himalaya proper stretches from the indus river in pakistan through india nepal and bhutan and ends at the bramaputra river in eastern india. Learn how to create your own.
Everest is 29 029 feet high or 8 848 meters. Learn how to create your own. This map was created by a user.
Main facts about the himalaya range it is the largest mountain range in the world and contains the top 15 tallest mountains in the world and 90 of the top 50 mountains in the world. The range spans the countries of india nepal bhutan china and pakistan. The himalayas include the highest mountains in the world with more than 110 peaks rising to elevations of 24 000 feet 7 300 metres or more above sea level one of those peaks is mount everest tibetan.
Himalayas map indian river map mountains in india india world map lakshadweep islands iron and steel industry black soil andaman and nicobar islands asia continent what are the key facts of india. The himalayas have an enormous amount of influence on the geography of surrounding areas from keeping south asia warm to supplying river water to forming the. Mount everest is the tallest mountain in the world and part of the himalayan mountain range.
Himalayas map south asia mapcarta. The himalayas are a range of mountains in asia. Where are the himalayas the himalayas is a mountain range in the south asia.