It's about one-three-hundredth as tall as a Canton Tower
In other words, 4.80 cubits is 0.0036 times the height of a Canton Tower, and the height of a Canton Tower is 280 times that amount.(a.k.a. Guangzhou TV & Sightseeing Tower, a.k.a. 广 州 电 视 观 光 塔) (Guangzhou, China) (to spire)
The Guangzhou TV & Sightseeing Tower stands 1,300 cubits to its spire. Initially described as holding the record for the tallest Ferris wheel in the world, the ride at the top of the tower is actually an observation carousel; cars complete a trip around the top-floor track about every half-hour.
It's about one-three-hundred-fiftieth as tall as Gocta Falls
In other words, 4.80 cubits is 0.00285 times the height of Gocta Falls, and the height of Gocta Falls is 351 times that amount.(a.k.a. Gocta Cataracts, a.k.a. Catarata del Gocta) (Amazonas, Peru) (total height)
Gocta Falls, a waterfall on the Cocahuayco River, measures 1,690 cubits in total height. Although it sits just 91,900 cubits from the major city of Chachapoyas, the waterfall was unknown to non-locals until it was documented during a 2005 expedition by a German economist.
It's about one-four-hundredth as tall as Burj Dubai
In other words, 4.80 cubits is 0.00265 times the height of Burj Dubai, and the height of Burj Dubai is 377 times that amount.(formally Burj Khalifa, a.k.a. Dubai Tower, a.k.a. برج خليفة) (Dubai, UAE) (to roof)
Burj Khalifa, the tallest manmade structure in the world, stands 1,810 cubits to its roof. The tower also holds the current records for the world's highest Islamic mosque — at approximately 1,260 cubits on the 158th floor (of 163 floors) — and the world's tallest outdoor swimming pool — at approximately 623 cubits on the 78th floor.
It's about one-four-hundredth as tall as Olo'upena Falls
In other words, 4.80 cubits is 0.002438 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 410.20 times that amount.(a.k.a. Oloupena Falls) (Molokai, Hawaii)
Olo'upena Falls rise to 1,969 cubits in height. The isolated falls are the tallest in the United States and the fourth tallest in the world.
It's about one-four-hundred-fiftieth as tall as Tugela Falls
In other words, 4.80 cubits is 0.00231 times the height of Tugela Falls, and the height of Tugela Falls is 433 times that amount.(Royal Natal National Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa)
Tugela Falls rises to 2,070 cubits in height. The falls are the highest in Africa and the second highest in the world.
It's about one-four-hundred-fiftieth as tall as Angel Falls
In other words, 4.80 cubits is 0.00224 times the height of Angel Falls, and the height of Angel Falls is 446 times that amount.(a.k.a. Parakupa-vena, a.k.a. Kerepakupai mer&) (Auyantepui, Canaima National Park, Venezuela) (total height)
Angel Falls has a total height 2,140 cubits. Jimmie Angel, the first person to publicize their existence outside Venezuela and the namesake of the falls, damaged his monoplane atop the falls and was forced to abandon it; it remained there until it was removed 33 years later.
It's about one-five-hundredth as long as The Navy Pier
In other words, the length of The Navy Pier is 500 times 4.80 cubits.(a.k.a. Municipal Pier #2) (Chicago, Illinois)
The Navy Pier is 2,000 cubits in total length. Originally named Municipal Pier #2, the pier was renamed Navy Pier in 1927 in honor of Naval personnel stationed there during World War I.