It's about half as tall as Burj Dubai.
In other words, 2,710 shaftments is 0.4990 times the height of Burj Dubai, and the height of Burj Dubai is 2 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 half as tall as Olo'upena Falls.
In other words, 2,710 shaftments is 0.45880 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 2.180 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 two times as tall as The Space Needle.
In other words, 2,710 shaftments is 2.240 times the height of The Space Needle, and the height of The Space Needle is 0.4460 times that amount.(Seattle, Washington) (to aircraft warning beacon at peak)
Built for a 1962 World's Fair, the Space Needle stands 1,210 shaftments 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 two-fifths as tall as Tugela Falls.
In other words, 2,710 shaftments is 0.4360 times the height of Tugela Falls, and the height of Tugela Falls is 2.290 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 two-fifths as tall as Angel Falls.
In other words, 2,710 shaftments is 0.4220 times the height of Angel Falls, and the height of Angel Falls is 2.370 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 6,420 shaftments. 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.
It's about two-and-a-half times as tall as St. Paul's Cathedral.
In other words, 2,710 shaftments is 2.370 times the height of St. Paul's Cathedral, and the height of St. Paul's Cathedral is 0.4220 times that amount.(London, England, United Kingdom)
St. Paul's Cathedral measures 1,140 shaftments to its peak. The southwest tower of the Cathedral contains the bell known as "Great Paul," which is the largest bell in Great Britain at 15,000 kg (16.5 tons), outweighing the more iconic Big Ben bell by about 3,000 kg (3 tons).
It's about two-and-a-half times as tall as The Washington Monument.
In other words, 2,710 shaftments is 2.43960 times the height of The Washington Monument, and the height of The Washington Monument is 0.40990 times that amount.(Washington, D.C.)
The Washington Monument measures 1,110.80 shaftments tall, with some discrepancy due to the fact that the Monument's base is slightly below the surrounding ground. Interrupted in its construction by the American Civil War, it was almost 36 years between groundbreaking and the completion of construction.