It's about one-and-two-fifths times as tall as The Empire State Building.
In other words, 3,460 shaftments is 1.3840 times the height of The Empire State Building, and the height of The Empire State Building is 0.722540 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 seven-tenths as tall as Gocta Falls.
In other words, 3,460 shaftments is 0.6840 times the height of Gocta Falls, and the height of Gocta Falls is 1.460 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 two-thirds as tall as Burj Dubai.
In other words, 3,460 shaftments is 0.6370 times the height of Burj Dubai, and the height of Burj Dubai is 1.570 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 one-and-three-fifths times as tall as The Eiffel Tower.
In other words, 3,460 shaftments is 1.630 times the height of The Eiffel Tower, and the height of The Eiffel Tower is 0.6130 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 three-fifths as long as The Navy Pier.
In other words, the length of The Navy Pier is 2 times 3,460 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 three-fifths as tall as The Three Sisters Falls.
In other words, the height of The Three Sisters Falls is 2 times 3,460 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 three-fifths as tall as Olo'upena Falls.
In other words, 3,460 shaftments is 0.58580 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 1.7070 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.