This city is 1,600 meters above sea level.
The mountain is 2000 meters above sea level.
The town is situated 1,500 meters above sea level.
We wouldn't make it all the way – young legs get pretty tired on a steep mountain trail in the thin air two miles above sea level – but it didn't matter.
The jet stream, a river of fast - flowing air five to seven miles above sea level, bends around Asia ’s mountains in a wavelike pattern, much as water in a stream flows around a rock or boulder.
It is covered by mountains of the Pamir range, and more than fifty percent of the country is 3,000 meters (approx. 10,000 feet) above sea level.
Follow in Aussie comedian Paul Hogan's footsteps, prefame - he worked as a rigger on the'Coat Hanger', the world's largest steel - arch bridge; its summit is 134m above sea level.
Before leaving, the scientists decided to test the equipment they would use to detect airborne nitryl chloride on the cruise by sampling the air in Boulder, a mile above sea level.
Copies of their collections are stored in a permanently chilled, earthquake -free zone 400 feet above sea level, ensuring that the seeds will remain high and dry even if the polar ice caps melt.
A barometric altimeter indicates height above sea level or some other selected elevation.