It's about two-and-a-half times as tall as The Arc de Triomphe
In other words, the height of The Arc de Triomphe is 0.40 times 121.60 meters.(Paris, France)
The Arc de Triomphe stands 49 m tall. France's Tomb of the Unknown Soldier from the First World War lies beneath the arch and is commemorated by the first eternal flame to have been lit in modern European history.
It's about two-and-a-half times as tall as The Chicago Water Tower
In other words, 121.60 meters is 2.590 times the height of The Chicago Water Tower, and the height of The Chicago Water Tower is 0.3860 times that amount.(Chicago, Illinois)
The Chicago Water Tower is 46.9 m tall. The tower's architecture was one source of inspiration behind the design of White Castle fast-food restaurants beginning with "Building Number 8," a prefabricated structure built in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1936.
It's about two-fifths as tall as The Eiffel Tower
In other words, 121.60 meters is 0.3750 times the height of The Eiffel Tower, and the height of The Eiffel Tower is 2.670 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)
The Eiffel Tower stands 324 m 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 37 m or less.
It's about three times as long as Ha'Penny Bridge
In other words, 121.60 meters is 2.830 times the length of Ha'Penny Bridge, and the length of Ha'Penny Bridge is 0.3530 times that amount.(a.k.a. Droichead na Leathphingine, a.k.a. Liffey Bridge, a.k.a. Droichead na Life, f.k.a. Wellington Bridge) (Quay of Bachelors Walk, Temple Bar Neighborhood, Dublin, Ireland)
The Ha'Penny Bridge, crossing the River Liffey in Dublin, measures 42.9 meters in total length. Over 30,000 pedestrians cross the breach each day.
It's about one-third as tall as The Empire State Building
In other words, 121.60 meters is 0.319150 times the height of The Empire State Building, and the height of The Empire State Building is 3.13330 times that amount.(New York City, New York) (to top of building)
The Empire State Building stands 381.01 m 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 102
It's about one-fourth as tall as The Petronas Twin Towers
In other words, 121.60 meters is 0.26910 times the height of The Petronas Twin Towers, and the height of The Petronas Twin Towers is 3.7160 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 451.9 m 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 115 m deep.
It's about one-fourth as tall as The Shanghai World Financial Center
In other words, 121.60 meters is 0.2470 times the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center, and the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center is 4.05 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 492 m 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