K2 (aka Mount Godwin-Austin or Chhogori), China-Pakistan • Earth.com

Last update: June 26th, 2019 at 2:00 pm

K2 (aka Mount Godwin-Austin or Chhogori), China-Pakistan

Commonly called “Savage Mountain” due to the extreme difficulty of its ascent, the second highest mountain on earth stands at 8,611 meters (2,8251 feet). It is located on the border of China and Pakistan in the Baltoro Muztagh region of the Karakoram range.

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