Cho Oyu, China/Nepal

Prominence: 2344 m, 7690 ft

Elevation: 8188 meters, 26,864 feet

True Isolation: 27.69 km, 17.21 mi
Local or Alternate Name(s)Chinese-Simplified: 卓奧有山
Chinese-Simplified-Romanized: Zhuó'àoyǒu Shān
Nepali: चोयु
Nepali-Romanized: Qowowuyag
Slovenian: Čo Oju
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)28° 5' 39'' N, 86° 39' 39'' E
28.094197, 86.660708 (Dec Deg)
466669 E 3107684 N, Zone 45 (UTM)

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 30
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 25)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2000-05-10 by Jake Norton (Unsuccessful)
     2014-09-27 by Bo Belvedere Christensen

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The south face of Cho Oyu, 6th highest peak on earth, photographed at 4900 meters on Gokyo Ri (2013-03-19). Photo by Adam Walker.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2344 m/7691 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 2344 m/7691 ft
  Line Parent: Mount Everest
  Key Col: Nup La    5844 m/19,173 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 27.69 km/17.21 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 27.99, 86.9167
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Everest  (ESE)
RangesContinent: Asia
Range2: Himalaya
Range3: Central Nepal Himalaya
Range4: Khumbu
Drainage Basins
Bay of Bengal
Indian Ocean

Dudh Kosi
Sun Kosi
Bay of Bengal
Indian Ocean
OwnershipLand: Qomolangma
Topo MapPasan Lhamu Chuli 2886 15 1:50,000
First AscentOctober 19, 1954
    Jöchler, Joseph (Austria)
    Lama, Pasang Dawa (Nepal)
    Tichy, Herbert (Austria)
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
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