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Vinson Massif Mountains – Antarctica

Mount Vinson is the highest mountain of Antarctica with an elevation of 16,066 feet (4,897 meters). It is located on the southern part of the main ridge of the Sentinel Range of the Ellsworth Mountains. It is also known as Vinson Massif. It is more than 750 miles from the South Pole, making it the most remote of the Seven Summits. It was also the last discovered, last climbed, and last named of the Seven Summits.

Mount Vinson

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