It's about four-fifths as tall as a Canton Tower.
In other words, 0.4740 kilometers is 0.780 times the height of a Canton Tower, and the height of a Canton Tower is 1.30 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 0.610 kilometers 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-a-half times as tall as The Eiffel Tower.
In other words, 0.4740 kilometers is 1.460 times the height of The Eiffel Tower, and the height of The Eiffel Tower is 0.6850 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)
The Eiffel Tower stands 0.3240 kilometers 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 0.037 kilometers or less.
It's about one-and-three-fifths times as long as The QE2.
In other words, 0.4740 kilometers is 1.610 times the length of The QE2, and the length of The QE2 is 0.6210 times that amount.(a.k.a. RMS Queen Elizabeth 2) The QE2 has a total length of 0.2940 kilometers. During its voyaging lifetime from 1969 through 2008, it travelled more than 9.6 million km, the furthest cumulative distance by any ship in modern history.
It's about three-fifths as tall as Gocta Falls.
In other words, 0.4740 kilometers is 0.6150 times the height of Gocta Falls, and the height of Gocta Falls is 1.630 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 0.7710 kilometers in total height. Although it sits just 42 km 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 three-fifths as tall as Burj Dubai.
In other words, 0.4740 kilometers is 0.5720 times the height of Burj Dubai, and the height of Burj Dubai is 1.750 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 0.8280 kilometers to its roof. The tower also holds the current records for the world's highest Islamic mosque — at approximately 0.5770 kilometers on the 158th floor (of 163 floors) — and the world's tallest outdoor swimming pool — at approximately 0.2850 kilometers on the 78th floor.
It's about half as tall as Olo'upena Falls.
In other words, 0.4740 kilometers is 0.52660 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 1.8990 times that amount.(a.k.a. Oloupena Falls) (Molokai, Hawaii)
Olo'upena Falls rise to 0.90010 kilometers in height. The isolated falls are the tallest in the United States and the fourth tallest in the world.
It's about half as long as The Navy Pier.
In other words, the length of The Navy Pier is 2 times 0.4740 kilometers.(a.k.a. Municipal Pier #2) (Chicago, Illinois)
The Navy Pier is 0.90 kilometers 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.