New Horizons Pluto flyover – Norgay Mountains

New Horizons Pluto flyover - Norgay Mountains

Pluto’s Norgay Montes (Norgay Mountains) and Sputnik Planum (Sputnik Plain) on its surface. Norgay Montes have been informally named for Tenzing Norgay (29 May 1914 – 9 May 1986), commonly known as Sherpa Tenzing, a Nepalese Sherpa mountaineer, one of the first two humans to reach the summit of Mount Everest.

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