November 4, 2013

Baltoro Glacier, Pakistan

Photograph by Shahid Durrani, National Geographic Your Shot

Masherbrum, one of the 25 highest mountains in the world, rises behind a glacial stream on Baltoro Glacier in northern Pakistan. During the summer, the stream flows during the day and freezes overnight.

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