PHOTOS Mt. Qomolangma remeasuring surveyors arrive at base camp at a height of 6,500 meters

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Mt. Qomolangma remeasuring surveyors arrive at base camp at a height of 6,500 meters

Xinhua

12:38, May 08, 2020

Chinese surveyors hike toward a higher spot after setting out from a base camp at an altitude of 5,200 meters in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region on May 7, 2020. The Chinese measurement team of over 30 surveyors Thursday arrived at a base camp at an altitude of 6,500 meters, as they endeavor to accomplish a mission to remeasure the height of the world's highest mountain. (Photos: Xinhua)

Chinese surveyors hike toward a higher spot after setting out from a base camp at an altitude of 5,200 meters in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region on May 7, 2020. The Chinese measurement team of over 30 surveyors Thursday arrived at a base camp at an altitude of 6,500 meters, as they endeavor to accomplish a mission to remeasure the height of the world's highest mountain.

Chinese surveyors hike toward a higher spot after setting out from a base camp at an altitude of 5,200 meters in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region on May 7, 2020. The Chinese measurement team of over 30 surveyors Thursday arrived at a base camp at an altitude of 6,500 meters, as they endeavor to accomplish a mission to remeasure the height of the world's highest mountain.

Chinese surveyors hike toward a higher spot after setting out from a base camp at an altitude of 5,200 meters in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region on May 7, 2020. The Chinese measurement team of over 30 surveyors Thursday arrived at a base camp at an altitude of 6,500 meters, as they endeavor to accomplish a mission to remeasure the height of the world's highest mountain.

Chinese surveyors hike toward the advance camp at an altitude of 6,500 meters after setting out from a base camp at an altitude of 5,200 meters at Mount Qomolangma in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region on May 7, 2020.

Chinese surveyors hike toward the advance camp at an altitude of 6,500 meters after setting out from a base camp at an altitude of 5,200 meters at Mount Qomolangma in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region on May 7, 2020.

Photo taken on May 7, 2020 shows the advance camp at an altitude of 6,500 meters at Mount Qomolangma in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region.

Chinese surveyors arrive at the advance camp at an altitude of 6,500 meters at Mount Qomolangma in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region on May 7, 2020.

Chinese surveyors rest at the advance camp at an altitude of 6,500 meters at Mount Qomolangma in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region on May 7, 2020.

Photo taken on May 7, 2020 shows the advance camp at an altitude of 6,500 meters at Mount Qomolangma in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region.

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