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Mt. Lhotse (8516 m.)


Name : Mt. Lhotse (8516 m.)

Height : 8516m

Location : Khumbu

Mt. Lhotse
 
Mt. Lhotse lies in eastern part of Nepal beside the Mt. Everest. Mt. Lhotse rises to 8516 m. above the sea level. Mr. Ernst Reiss of Switzerland scaled Mt. Lhotse first time on May 18, 1956 via West Face.
The position of this mountain lies on:
 
Latitude: 270 57' 45" and  Longitude:  860 56' 03"
There are two more Lhotse peaks, which are as follows;
Lhotse Shar 8400 m.
Lhotse Middle 8413
First Nepali Climber: Mr. Urkien Tshering Sherpa who topped the mountain on May 8, 1977.
Normal Ascent Route: West Face
Caravan Route: Ktm-Lukla-Namche-Pheriche-BC
Total no. of Summiteers: 555 till December 2014