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How old is Mount Everest?
Question Date: 2015-10-27
Answer 1:

It was only in the past 15 million years that Mount Everest was pushed up, but the collision between the Indian plate and the Eurasian plate that created the Himalaya started about 40 million years ago. The Himalaya range is home to Mount Everest. We can say that Mount Everest is 15 million years old, but the range of mountains to which Everest belongs is about 40 Million years old.

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