Mamostong Kangri

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Mamostong Kangri is a 7,516 metres (24,659 ft) mountain in the Karakoram range, in Jammu and Kashmir.[1][2] This region is disputed. While under control of India, it is also claimed by Pakistan.[3] The mountain is also known as K35 and Mamostang Kangri. It is the 48th highest mountain in the world. The first people to reach the top were N. Yamada, K. Yoshida, R. Sharma, P. Das, and H. Chauhan, in 1984.[4]

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  1. "Mamostong Kangri". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 6 May 2019.
  2. "High Asia I: The Karakoram, Pakistan Himalaya and India Himalaya (north of Nepal)". Peaklist.org. Retrieved 6 May 2019.
  3. "The Future of Kashmir?". BBC News. Retrieved 6 May 2019.
  4. "Asia, India, Eastern Karakoram, Mamostong Kangri (7,516m), New Approach and Ascent". American Alpine Journal. American Alpine Club. Retrieved 6 May 2019.