It's about one-fiftieth as long as The Rhine.
In other words, 27,000 meters is 0.0205 times the length of The Rhine, and the length of The Rhine is 48.80 times that amount.(a.k.a. Rhein, a.k.a. Rijn, a.k.a. Rhin, a.k.a. Rain, a.k.a. Reno, a.k.a. Rhenus, a.k.a. Ryn) (from near Reichenau, Switzerland through Hoek van Holland, Rotterdam, Netherlands)
The Rhine river runs 1,320,000 meters in total length. The World War II Battle of Arnhem, as memorialized in the 1974 book and 1977 movie A Bridge Too Far, was the first of several attempts to capture key bridges across the Rhine, beginning with the Arnhem Bridge in the Netherlands.
It's about 50 times as tall as The CN Tower.
In other words, 27,000 meters is 48.7950 times the height of The CN Tower, and the height of The CN Tower is 0.020494 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Tour CN, a.k.a. Canadian National Tower, a.k.a. Canada's National Tower) (Toronto, Canada) (to spire)
The CN Tower measures 553.33 m tall at its spire. Used only in emergencies and for charitable climbing events, the 2,579-step staircase to the top is the longest metal staircase in the world.
It's about 50 times as tall as The Ostankino Tower.
In other words, the height of The Ostankino Tower is 0.02 times 27,000 meters.(a.k.a. Останкинская телебашня) (Moscow, Russia) (to spire)
The Ostankino Tower stands 540 m to its spire. The tower has been the tallest structure in Europe since its construction in 1967 and was, at at that time, the only free-standing structure taller than 500 m.
It's about 50 times as tall as The Sears Tower.
In other words, 27,000 meters is 51.20 times the height of The Sears Tower, and the height of The Sears Tower is 0.0195 times that amount.(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (to antenna peak)
The Willis Tower rises to 527.0 m to the top of its tallest antenna. The bathrooms on the 103rd floor are said to be the highest in the western hemisphere at 412.4m.
It's about 55 times as tall as The Taipei 101 (skyscraper).
In other words, 27,000 meters is 53.10 times the height of The Taipei 101 (skyscraper), and the height of The Taipei 101 (skyscraper) is 0.0188 times that amount.(a.k.a. Taipei Financial Center, a.k.a. 台北101, a.k.a. 臺北101) (Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan) (to spire)
The Taipei 101 reaches 508 m to its spire. The tower itself is said to be the style in world's tallest sundial, with the circular area of the adjacent Millennium Park acting as the sundial's face.
It's about 55 times as tall as The Shanghai World Financial Center.
In other words, 27,000 meters is 54.90 times the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center, and the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center is 0.0182 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
It's about 60 times as tall as The Petronas Twin Towers.
In other words, 27,000 meters is 59.750 times the height of The Petronas Twin Towers, and the height of The Petronas Twin Towers is 0.01674 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.