|Photo taken in June of 2005 shows Mount Qomolangma. (Xinhua)|
BEIJING, Oct. 9 (Xinhuanet) -- The latest measured
height of Mount Qomolangma is 8844.43 meters, the Chinese State Bureau of
Surveying and Mapping announced here on Sunday morning.
The previous measurement done by Chinese in 1975 reported the height of Mount Qomolangma, the world's highest
mountain, was 8,848.13 meters above sea level. Enditem