It's about one-and-three-tenths times as tall as The Empire State Building.
In other words, 3,230 shaftments is 1.2920 times the height of The Empire State Building, and the height of The Empire State Building is 0.773990 times that amount.(New York City, New York) (to top of building)
The Empire State Building stands 2,500.10 shaftments 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 one-and-a-half times as tall as The Eiffel Tower.
In other words, 3,230 shaftments is 1.520 times the height of The Eiffel Tower, and the height of The Eiffel Tower is 0.6580 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)
The Eiffel Tower stands 2,130 shaftments 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 243 shaftments or less.
It's about two-thirds as tall as Gocta Falls.
In other words, 3,230 shaftments is 0.6380 times the height of Gocta Falls, and the height of Gocta Falls is 1.570 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 one-and-two-thirds times as long as The QE2.
In other words, the length of The QE2 is 0.5990 times 3,230 shaftments.(a.k.a. RMS Queen Elizabeth 2) The QE2 has a total length of 1,930 shaftments. During its voyaging lifetime from 1969 through 2008, it travelled more than 63,000,000,000 shaftments, the furthest cumulative distance by any ship in modern history.
It's about three-fifths as tall as Burj Dubai.
In other words, 3,230 shaftments is 0.5950 times the height of Burj Dubai, and the height of Burj Dubai is 1.680 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, 3,230 shaftments is 0.54690 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 1.8280 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 half as tall as Tugela Falls.
In other words, 3,230 shaftments is 0.5190 times the height of Tugela Falls, and the height of Tugela Falls is 1.930 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.