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Gongga Shan 7'556 m
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The Gongga Shan, also known as Minya Konka, is the highest mountain in the Sichuan Province.

 It is situated in the Daxue Shan mountain range. It is the easternmost 7'000 m peak in the world. It is after the Tichir Mir (7'708 m, Hindu Kush/Pakistan) and the Kongur (7'645 m, Pamir/China) the third highest peak outside the Himalaya/Karakoram Range.

First ascent: 28.10.1932, American Expedition, Terris Moore, Richard Burdsall.

 

mountainstamp.com China 1965 Gongga Shan stamp

China 1965, Gongga Shan
"Ascent of Chinese Expedition 13.06.1957". 

 

Gongga Shan stamp Joint issue Chine Mexico issued 2007 Gemeinschaftsausgabe China Mexiko Briefmarke Gongga Shan timbre Francobolli 2007

Mexico & China 2007, Gongga Shan.
The stamp was issued in the series "Joint Issue Mexico – China". 

 

 

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