Mount Everest is considered as the tallest mountain on earth above sea level. It is located in the Himalaya range on the border of Sagarmatha Zone, Nepal and Tibet. The length of Mount Everest is approximately 8,848 meters or 29,029 feet above sea level which makes it the tallest mountain on Earth.
Everest has been the attraction for climbers from all around the world. There have been a number of attempts to get to the top, however, only a few of them have been successful. It has claimed 210 lives in all. The first ones to reach the top of Everest were Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay on 29 May, 1953.