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How long is 349 yards?

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 It's about as tall as The Eiffel Tower. In other words, the height of The Eiffel Tower is 1.02 times 349 yards. (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 40.5 yards or less. It's about one-and-one-tenth times as long as The QE2. In other words, 349 yards is 1.09 times the length of The QE2, and the length of The QE2 is 0.917 times that amount. (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 four-fifths as tall as The Empire State Building. In other words, 349 yards is 0.83758 times the height of The Empire State Building, and the height of The Empire State Building is 1.1939 times that amount. (New York City, New York) (to top of building)The Empire State Building stands 416.68 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 102nd floor of the building. It's about one-and-two-fifths times as tall as The Golden Gate Bridge. In other words, 349 yards is 1.41 times the height of The Golden Gate Bridge, and the height of The Golden Gate Bridge is 0.709 times that amount. (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 seven-tenths as tall as The Petronas Twin Towers. In other words, 349 yards is 0.7062 times the height of The Petronas Twin Towers, and the height of The Petronas Twin Towers is 1.416 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 494.2 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 125.8 yards deep. It's about two-thirds as tall as The Shanghai World Financial Center. In other words, 349 yards is 0.649 times the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center, and the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center is 1.54 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 538 yards 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 100th floor, approximately 518 yards above ground). It's about three-fifths as tall as The Taipei 101 (skyscraper). In other words, 349 yards is 0.628 times the height of The Taipei 101 (skyscraper), and the height of The Taipei 101 (skyscraper) is 1.59 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 556 yards 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.