It's about as tall as Gocta Falls
(a.k.a. Gocta Cataracts, a.k.a. Catarata del Gocta) (Amazonas, Peru) (total height)
Gocta Falls, a waterfall on the Cocahuayco River, measures 0.4790 miles in total height. Although it sits just 26.10 miles 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 nine-tenths as tall as Burj Dubai
In other words, 0.4790 miles is 0.9310 times the height of Burj Dubai, and the height of Burj Dubai is 1.07 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 0.5140 miles to its roof. The tower also holds the current records for the world's highest Islamic mosque — at approximately 0.3590 miles on the 158th floor (of 163 floors) — and the world's tallest outdoor swimming pool — at approximately 0.1770 miles on the 78th floor.
It's about nine-tenths as long as The Navy Pier
In other words, the length of The Navy Pier is 1 times 0.4790 miles.(a.k.a. Municipal Pier #2) (Chicago, Illinois)
The Navy Pier is 0.60 miles 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.
It's about nine-tenths as tall as The Three Sisters Falls
In other words, the height of The Three Sisters Falls is 1 times 0.4790 miles.(a.k.a. Cataratas las Tres Hermanas) (Ayacucho, Peru)
The Three Sisters Falls rise to 0.60 miles in height. The falls are called Three Sisters after the three large tiers over which the falls flow.
It's about nine-tenths as tall as Olo'upena Falls
In other words, 0.4790 miles is 0.85640 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 1.1680 times that amount.(a.k.a. Oloupena Falls) (Molokai, Hawaii)
Olo'upena Falls rise to 0.55930 miles in height. The isolated falls are the tallest in the United States and the fourth tallest in the world.
It's about four-fifths as tall as Tugela Falls
In other words, 0.4790 miles is 0.8130 times the height of Tugela Falls, and the height of Tugela Falls is 1.230 times that amount.(Royal Natal National Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa)
Tugela Falls rises to 0.5890 miles in height. The falls are the highest in Africa and the second highest in the world.
It's about four-fifths as tall as Angel Falls
In other words, 0.4790 miles is 0.7870 times the height of Angel Falls, and the height of Angel Falls is 1.270 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 0.6080 miles. 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.