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Important Mountain Ranges of World for IB ACIO II,ISRO Assistant and Railways

Name

Continent

Highest peak

Peak height (m)

Length of range (km)

Himalayas

Asia

Mount Everest (Sagarmatha, Chomolungma)

8,848

2,400

Karakoram

Asia

K2

8,611

500

Hindu Kush

Asia

Tirich Mir

7,708

950

Pamir

Asia

Ismoil Somoni Peak (Stalin Peak, Communism Peak)

7,495

300

Tien Shan

Asia

Jengish Chokusu

7,439

1,300

Andes

South America

Aconcagua

6,961

7,000

Alaska Range

North America

Denali (Mount Mckinley)

6,194

650

Caucasus

Europe/Asia

Mount Elbrus

5,642

1,100

Alps

Europe

Mount Blanc

4,810

1,200

Transantarctic Range

Antarctica

Mount Kirkpatrick

4,528

3,500

Rockies

North America

Mount Elbert

4,401

4,800

Great Dividing Range

Australia

Mount Kosciuszko

2,228

3,500

Urals

Asia/Europe

Mount Narodnaya

1,895

2,500