It's about 7,000 times as tall as Tugela Falls.
In other words, 42,240,000 shaftments is 6,790 times the height of Tugela Falls, and the height of Tugela Falls is 0.000147 times that amount.(Royal Natal National Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa)
Tugela Falls rises to 6,220 shaftments in height. The falls are the highest in Africa and the second highest in the world.
It's about 7,000 times as long as The Navy Pier.
In other words, the length of The Navy Pier is 0.0001 times 42,240,000 shaftments.(a.k.a. Municipal Pier #2) (Chicago, Illinois)
The Navy Pier is 6,000 shaftments 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 7,000 times as tall as The Three Sisters Falls.
In other words, the height of The Three Sisters Falls is 0.0001 times 42,240,000 shaftments.(a.k.a. Cataratas las Tres Hermanas) (Ayacucho, Peru)
The Three Sisters Falls rise to 6,000 shaftments in height. The falls are called Three Sisters after the three large tiers over which the falls flow.
It's about 7,000 times as tall as Olo'upena Falls.
In other words, 42,240,000 shaftments is 7,152 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 0.0001398 times that amount.(a.k.a. Oloupena Falls) (Molokai, Hawaii)
Olo'upena Falls rise to 5,906 shaftments in height. The isolated falls are the tallest in the United States and the fourth tallest in the world.
It's about 8,000 times as tall as Burj Dubai.
In other words, 42,240,000 shaftments is 7,770 times the height of Burj Dubai, and the height of Burj Dubai is 0.000129 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 5,430 shaftments to its roof. The tower also holds the current records for the world's highest Islamic mosque — at approximately 3,790 shaftments on the 158th floor (of 163 floors) — and the world's tallest outdoor swimming pool — at approximately 1,870 shaftments on the 78th floor.
It's about 8,500 times as tall as Gocta Falls.
In other words, 42,240,000 shaftments is 8,350 times the height of Gocta Falls, and the height of Gocta Falls is 0.00012 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 5,060 shaftments in total height. Although it sits just 276,000 shaftments 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 10,000 times as tall as a Canton Tower.
In other words, 42,240,000 shaftments is 11,000 times the height of a Canton Tower, and the height of a Canton Tower is 0.0000910 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 4,000 shaftments 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.