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It's about eleven times as tall as The Chicago Water Tower.
In other words, 86.50 ropes is 11.20 times the height of The Chicago Water Tower, and the height of The Chicago Water Tower is 0.0893 times that amount.
(Chicago, Illinois)
The Chicago Water Tower is 7.690 ropes 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 one-tenth as tall as Mount Logan.
In other words, 86.50 ropes is 0.08849 times the height of Mount Logan, and the height of Mount Logan is 11.30 times that amount.
(Kluane National Park and Reserve, Yukon, Canada) (elevation)
The highest mountain in Canada, Mount Logan has a total height of 977.70 ropes. The high altitude and northern latitude of the mountain resulted in one-time temperature of -77.5 °C — the lowest temperature ever recorded outside of Antarctica.
It's about one-tenth as tall as Denali.
In other words, 86.50 ropes is 0.08515 times the height of Denali, and the height of Denali is 11.740 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Mount McKinley, a.k.a. Doleika, a.k.a. Traleika, a.k.a. "The Great One") (Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska) (South peak)
The highest mountain peak in North America, Denali's South Peak measures 1,016 ropes above sea level at its peak. The impetus for the name Mount McKinley was US president William McKinley of Ohio, and disputes over the which of the mountain's names should be officially recognized regularly occur between Ohio Congressmen and Alaska politicians.
It's about one-fifteenth as long as The Las Vegas Strip.
In other words, the length of The Las Vegas Strip is 13 times 86.50 ropes.
(Las Vegas Boulevard S and W from Russel Rd to Sahara Ave)(Paradise, Nevada through Winchester, Nevada).
Although technically located beyond the city limits of Las Vegas (along with the well-known "Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas" sign), the stretch of road known as the "Las Vegas Strip" runs 1,100 ropes along Las Vegas Boulevard South and West from Russel Road at the south end to Sahara Avenue at the north end. The casinos and hotels on the Strip display an estimated total of 3,900,000 ropes of neon light tubing.
It's about one-fifteenth as tall as Aconcagua.
In other words, 86.50 ropes is 0.075741 times the height of Aconcagua, and the height of Aconcagua is 13.2030 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Cerro Aconcagua) (Mendoza, Argentina)
Aconcagua measures 1,142 ropes height at its peak. Although there is no definitive evidence that members of the indigenous Inca civilization ever reached the peak the mountain, numerous archeological sites have been found on the slopes of the mountain, including a naturally-embalmed Incan mummy was discovered on a 853.02 ropes high ridge.
It's about one-fifteenth as tall as Mount Everest.
In other words, the height of Mount Everest is 16.80 times 86.50 ropes.
(a.k.a. Mount Chomolungma, a.k.a. सगरमाथा, a.k.a. Chajamlungma, a.k.a. ཇོ་མོ་གླང་མ, a.k.a. 珠穆朗玛峰, a.k.a. Zhūmùlǎngmǎ Fēng) (Sagarmatha Zone, Nepal and Tibet, China) (to summit, excluding snow depth)
Mount Everest is 1,450 ropes above sea level at its summit. The plate tectonics of the Indian subcontinent continuously alter the mountain's peak — raising it by 0.000656 ropes and shifting it to the northeast by 0.000738 ropes each year.
It's about one-fifteenth as tall as a Mauna Loa.
In other words, 86.50 ropes is 0.05752 times the height of a Mauna Loa, and the height of a Mauna Loa is 17.390 times that amount.
(Hawaii) (Hawaiian island volcano) (total height from seafloor)
Mauna Loa, one of the five volcanoes which forms the island of Hawaii and the tallest mountain in total height in the world, rises to 1,509 ropes above the seafloor. The peak of Loa is home to the approximately 6,000 sq. m (0.6 ha) Lake Waiau, one of the highest altitude lakes in the United States outside of Colorado.