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Avalanche near the Khumbu Icefall on Mount Everest

Avalanche near the Khumbu Icefall on Mount Everest Geography STEM

This image depicts an avalanche off the West Shoulder of Mount Everest.  The event took place in 2009.

The tents, in this photo, are located at Everest's base camp.


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Photo by Eric Simonson, all rights reserved.  Image provided here as fair use for educational purposes; online via Mountain Guides.

 

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