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It's about 100 times as tall as The Shanghai World Financial Center.
In other words, 78,740.20 paces is 122 times the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center, and the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center is 0.0082 times that amount.
(上海环球金融中 上海環球金融中心, Shànghǎi huánqiú jīnróng zhōngxīn) (a.k.a. SWFC) (Shanghai, China) (to spire)
The Shanghai World Financial Center is 646 paces tall to its roof. It is home to both the world's highest hotel (on its 79th through 93rd floors) and the world's tallest observation deck (on its 100th floor, approximately 622 paces above ground).
It's about 150 times as tall as The Petronas Twin Towers.
In other words, 78,740.20 paces 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 593 paces 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 150.90 paces deep.
It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth as long as The Great Wall of China (total).
In other words, 78,740.20 paces 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 11,600,000 paces. 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, 78,740.20 paces 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 500.01 paces 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 102nd floor of the building.
It's about 200 times as tall as The Eiffel Tower.
In other words, 78,740.20 paces 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 425 paces 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 48.60 paces or less.
It's about 200 times as long as The QE2.
In other words, 78,740.20 paces 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 386 paces. During its voyaging lifetime from 1969 through 2008, it travelled more than 12,600,000,000 paces, 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, 78,740.20 paces is 0.0047035707 times the length of The Diameter of Earth, and the length of The Diameter of Earth is 212.604440 times that amount.
(Equatorial)
The Earth — not a perfect sphere, but rather an oblate spheroid with bulged middle — has a diameter of approximately 16,740,516 paces at the Equator. The first complete view of Earth's diameter was in a photograph taken from a V-2 rocket launched in 1942 by the United States Army, which reached an altitude of 137,280 paces.