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Matterhorn

mountain in the Pennine Alps on the border between Switzerland and Italy

The Matterhorn, with 4 478 m (14,692 ft) the 12-highest peak of the Alps, is the most famous and most-photographed mountain of Switzerland and border with Italy.

Matterhorn 
mountain in the Pennine Alps on the border between Switzerland and Italy
Matterhorn from Domhütte - 2.jpg
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Instance of mountain
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LocationCanton of Valais, Aosta Valley, Switzerland, Italy
Significant event
Mountain range
Topographic prominence
  • 1,031 metre
Topographic isolation
  • 13.8 kilometre
Elevation above sea level
  • 4,478 m
Parent peak
45° 58′ 35.04″ N, 7° 39′ 32.04″ E
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North side of MatterhornEdit

North-east sideEdit

East sideEdit

South-east sideEdit

South sideEdit

South-west sideEdit

West sideEdit

North-west sideEdit

Views from the summitEdit

Aerial photographyEdit

HistoryEdit

PaintingEdit

See alsoEdit