It's about 150 times as tall as The Petronas Twin Towers
In other words, 298.2580 furlongs is 132.80 times the height of The Petronas Twin Towers, and the height of The Petronas Twin Towers is 0.00753 times that amount.(a.k.a. Menara Berkembar Petronas, a.k.a. Petronas Towers) (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) (to spire)
Each of the Petronas Towers stands 2.2460 furlongs to their spires. Holding the record as the tallest buildings in the world from 1998 to 2004, the towers continue to hold the record for the deepest foundation barrettes — up to 0.57170 furlongs deep.
It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth as long as The Great Wall of China (total)
In other words, 298.2580 furlongs is 0.00678 times the length of The Great Wall of China (total), and the length of The Great Wall of China (total) is 147 times that amount.(长城, 長城, Chángchéng, a.k.a. 万里长城, 萬里長城, Wànlǐ Chángchéng) (a.k.a. "The long wall of 10,000 Li") (from Shanhaiguan through Lop Nur, China) (total length, all branches)
The Great Wall of China, including all branches and trenches, is 44,000 furlongs. Built and maintained in multiple sections over about eleven centuries, the Great Wall is currently suffering the effects of erosion, especially in the older sections made primarily out of mud.
It's about 150 times as tall as The Empire State Building
In other words, 298.2580 furlongs is 157.480 times the height of The Empire State Building, and the height of The Empire State Building is 0.00635 times that amount.(New York City, New York) (to top of building)
The Empire State Building stands 1.8940 furlongs to its architectural peak. The spire emerging from the top of the building was originally intended to be a mooring mast for blimps whose passengers could disembark onto a landing platform on the 102
It's about 200 times as tall as The Eiffel Tower
In other words, 298.2580 furlongs is 185 times the height of The Eiffel Tower, and the height of The Eiffel Tower is 0.00541 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)
The Eiffel Tower stands 1.610 furlongs tall, including its flagpole. The Tower is the largest structure in Paris as most other buildings are governed by a zoning restriction limiting them to a height of 0.1840 furlongs or less.
It's about 200 times as long as The QE2
In other words, 298.2580 furlongs is 204 times the length of The QE2, and the length of The QE2 is 0.0049 times that amount.(a.k.a. RMS Queen Elizabeth 2)
The QE2 has a total length of 1.460 furlongs. During its voyaging lifetime from 1969 through 2008, it travelled more than 47,700,000 furlongs, the furthest cumulative distance by any ship in modern history.
It's about one-two-hundredth as long as The Diameter of Earth
In other words, 298.2580 furlongs is 0.0047035654 times the length of The Diameter of Earth, and the length of The Diameter of Earth is 212.604680 times that amount.(Equatorial)
The Earth Ã¢â‚¬â€ not a perfect sphere, but rather an oblate spheroid with bulged middle Ã¢â‚¬â€ has a diameter of approximately 63,411.045 furlongs at the Equator. The first complete view of Earth's diameter was in a photograph taken from a V-2 rocket launched in 1946 by the United States Army, which reached an altitude of 520 furlongs.
It's about 250 times as tall as The Golden Gate Bridge
In other words, 298.2580 furlongs is 264 times the height of The Golden Gate Bridge, and the height of The Golden Gate Bridge is 0.00379 times that amount.(San Francisco, California and Marin County, California) (height above water)
The height of each tower of Golden Gate Bridge is 1.130 furlongs above the surface of the San Francisco Bay. One of the key designers of the bridge, Charles Ellis, had no engineering degree when he began working on the project, but would later go on to write what became a standard textbook on structural engineering, and would ultimately be forced to complete his calculations on the bridge by working without pay for five months.