It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as The CN Tower
In other words, 0.3940 hanks is 1.0418 times the height of The CN Tower, and the height of The CN Tower is 0.959880 times that amount.(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 0.378210 hanks 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 nine-tenths as tall as a Canton Tower
In other words, 0.3940 hanks is 0.940 times the height of a Canton Tower, and the height of a Canton Tower is 1.10 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 0.420 hanks 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-tenth times as tall as The Ostankino Tower
In other words, the height of The Ostankino Tower is 0.910 times 0.3940 hanks.(a.k.a. Останкинская телебашня) (Moscow, Russia) (to spire)
The Ostankino Tower stands 0.370 hanks 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 0.340 hanks.
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as tall as The Shanghai World Financial Center
In other words, 0.3940 hanks is 1.170 times the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center, and the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center is 0.8550 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 0.3360 hanks 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 one-and-three-tenths times as tall as The Petronas Twin Towers
In other words, 0.3940 hanks is 1.2760 times the height of The Petronas Twin Towers, and the height of The Petronas Twin Towers is 0.78370 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 0.30890 hanks 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 0.0786 hanks deep.
It's about three-fourths as tall as Gocta Falls
In other words, 0.3940 hanks is 0.7480 times the height of Gocta Falls, and the height of Gocta Falls is 1.340 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 0.5270 hanks in total height. Although it sits just 28.70 hanks 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 seven-tenths as tall as Burj Dubai
In other words, 0.3940 hanks is 0.6960 times the height of Burj Dubai, and the height of Burj Dubai is 1.440 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 0.5660 hanks to its roof. The tower also holds the current records for the world's highest Islamic mosque — at approximately 0.3940 hanks on the 158th floor (of 163 floors) — and the world's tallest outdoor swimming pool — at approximately 0.1950 hanks on the 78th floor.