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Nanga Parbat north annotated.png
The Rakhiot face of the mountain showing Silberzacken and other peaks.
Highest point
Elevation 7,597 m (24,925 ft)
Coordinates 35°15′48″N 74°36′28″E / 35.26333°N 74.60778°E / 35.26333; 74.60778Coordinates: 35°15′48″N 74°36′28″E / 35.26333°N 74.60778°E / 35.26333; 74.60778
Silberzacken is located in Pakistan
Location in Pakistan
Location Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
Parent range Himalaya
First ascent Unclimbed

Silberzacken, also known as East Peak, is a 7,597 metres (24,925 ft) high subsidiary peak of Nanga Parbat in the Himalayan Range in Pakistan.

Location and layout[edit]

Silberzacken is located on a ridge in Himalayan Range, south of the Indus River in the Diamer District of Gilgit–Baltistan in Pakistan. The ridge has three faces; Diamir, Rakhiot, and Rupal. The south and southeast side of the mountain is dominated by the Rupal face, while the north and northwest side of the mountain is split into Diamir face in the west and Rakhiot face in the north.

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