It's about eight-and-a-half times as tall as The Petronas Twin Towers.
In other words, 4,300 yards is 8.7010 times the height of The Petronas Twin Towers, and the height of The Petronas Twin Towers is 0.11490 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 494.20 yards 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 125.80 yards deep.
It's about ten-and-a-half times as tall as The Empire State Building.
In other words, 4,300 yards is 10.320 times the height of The Empire State Building, and the height of The Empire State Building is 0.096899 times that amount.(New York City, New York) (to top of building)
The Empire State Building stands 416.680 yards 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 twelve times as tall as The Eiffel Tower.
In other words, 4,300 yards is 12.10 times the height of The Eiffel Tower, and the height of The Eiffel Tower is 0.0826 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)
The Eiffel Tower stands 354 yards 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 40.50 yards or less.
It's about thirteen-and-a-half times as long as The QE2.
In other words, the length of The QE2 is 0.0746 times 4,300 yards.(a.k.a. RMS Queen Elizabeth 2) The QE2 has a total length of 322 yards. During its voyaging lifetime from 1969 through 2008, it travelled more than 10,500,000,000 yards, the furthest cumulative distance by any ship in modern history.
It's about seventeen-and-a-half times as tall as The Golden Gate Bridge.
In other words, the height of The Golden Gate Bridge is 0.0578 times 4,300 yards.(San Francisco, California and Marin County, California) (height above water)
The height of each tower of Golden Gate Bridge is 248 yards above the surface of the San Francisco Bay. One of the key designers of the bridge, Charles Ellis, had no engineering degree when he began working on the project, but would later go on to write what became a standard textbook on structural engineering, and would ultimately be forced to complete his calculations on the bridge by working without pay for five months.
It's about twenty times as tall as The Space Needle.
In other words, 4,300 yards is 21.40 times the height of The Space Needle, and the height of The Space Needle is 0.0467 times that amount.(Seattle, Washington) (to aircraft warning beacon at peak)
Built for a 1962 World's Fair, the Space Needle stands 201 yards tall. With a track-and-wheel design inspired by railroad mechanics and a precisely-configured balance, the restaurant near the top of the space needle requires just a 1.5 hp motor to rotate at speeds of about 0.053 kph (0.033 mph).
It's about one-twentieth as long as The Panama Canal.
In other words, the length of The Panama Canal is 22 times 4,300 yards.(Canal de Panamá) (Panama)
Connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans across the Isthmus of Panama, the Canal measures 96,000 yards in length. Ships passing through the Canal are raised (and then lowered) 28 yards above sea level through the lock-and-dam system.