It's about as tall as The Sears Tower.
It's about as tall as The Ostankino Tower.
In other words, the height of The Ostankino Tower is 1 times 5,190 hands.(a.k.a. Останкинская телебашня) (Moscow, Russia) (to spire)
The Ostankino Tower stands 5,300 hands to its spire. The tower has been the tallest structure in Europe since its construction in 1967 and was, at at that time, the only free-standing structure taller than 4,900 hands.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as The Taipei 101 (skyscraper).
In other words, 5,190 hands is 1.04 times the height of The Taipei 101 (skyscraper), and the height of The Taipei 101 (skyscraper) is 0.9620 times that amount.(a.k.a. Taipei Financial Center, a.k.a. 台北101, a.k.a. 臺北101) (Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan) (to spire)
The Taipei 101 reaches 5,000 hands to its spire. The tower itself is said to be the style in world's tallest sundial, with the circular area of the adjacent Millennium Park acting as the sundial's face.
It's about as tall as The CN Tower.
In other words, the height of The CN Tower is 1.0494 times 5,190 hands.(a.k.a. La Tour CN, a.k.a. Canadian National Tower, a.k.a. Canada's National Tower) (Toronto, Canada) (to spire)
The CN Tower measures 5,446.20 hands tall at its spire. Used only in emergencies and for charitable climbing events, the 2,579-step staircase to the top is the longest metal staircase in the world.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as The Shanghai World Financial Center.
In other words, 5,190 hands is 1.07 times the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center, and the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center is 0.9350 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 4,840 hands 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 100
It's about nine-tenths as tall as a Canton Tower.
In other words, 5,190 hands is 0.860 times the height of a Canton Tower, and the height of a Canton Tower is 1.20 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 6,000 hands 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-and-one-fifth times as tall as The Petronas Twin Towers.
In other words, 5,190 hands is 1.1670 times the height of The Petronas Twin Towers, and the height of The Petronas Twin Towers is 0.85690 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 4,448 hands 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 1,132 hands deep.