A Unique View of the Karakoram Range

A Unique View of the Karakoram Range

This photograph from the International Space Station shows the central Karakoram, the highest concentration of 8,000-meter (26,247 foot) mountains on Earth. Read more: The Eight-Thousanders.

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  • Data Date:

    October 23, 2013
  • Visualization Date:

    December 11, 2013
  • Sensor(s):

    ISS - Digital Camera
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration