It's about fourteen times as tall as The Shanghai World Financial Center
In other words, 6.920 kilometers is 14.1 times the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center, and the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center is 0.071 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 0.4920 kilometers 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 fifteen-and-a-half times as tall as The Petronas Twin Towers
In other words, 6.920 kilometers is 15.31 times the height of The Petronas Twin Towers, and the height of The Petronas Twin Towers is 0.0653 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 0.45190 kilometers 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 0.1150 kilometers deep.
It's about one-fifteenth as wide as The English Channel
In other words, 6.920 kilometers is 0.065 times the width of The English Channel, and the width of The English Channel is 15.5 times that amount.(average width between Isle of Ushant and The Walde Lighthouse) (La Manche, Ärmelkanal, Mor Breizh, Mor Bretannek) (a.k.a. The Channel)
The English Channel measures between 180 km to 34 km, narrowing as it flows northeast. The world speed record for a Channel crossing by swimmer was set by Australian Trent Grimsey in 2012, with a time of 6 hours, 55 minutes.
It's about one-fifteenth as long as The 405
In other words, 6.920 kilometers is 0.05938 times the length of The 405, and the length of The 405 is 16.841 times that amount.(a.k.a. I-405, Interstate 405, San DIego Freeway) (Southern California)
Running from Irvine to San Fernando, The 405 runs a total of 116.541 km. The 405 is the most heavily-trafficed freeway in the United States, with an average speed as low as 8 kph during rush hours.
It's about one-fifteenth as long as Hadrian's Wall
In other words, 6.920 kilometers is 0.06 times the length of Hadrian's Wall, and the length of Hadrian's Wall is 17 times that amount.(a.k.a. Roman Wall, a.k.a. The Wall, a.k.a. Vallo di Adriano, a.k.a. Vallum Aelium, a.k.a. Severus' Wall) (from North Tyneside, Tyne and Wear, England, United Kingdom to Cumbria, North West England, United Kingdom)
Hadrian's Wall, which crossed England form the North Sea to the Irish Sea during the time of Roman rule, measures 120 km (about 79 Roman miles). Roman soldiers — at one time up to 10,000 of them — only occupied Great Britain for about 246 years after the wall was built, after which time the local Brits began to take residence the wall's garrisons.
It's about eighteen times as tall as The Empire State Building
In other words, 6.920 kilometers is 18.162 times the height of The Empire State Building, and the height of The Empire State Building is 0.0551 times that amount.(New York City, New York) (to top of building)
The Empire State Building stands 0.381010 kilometers 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 twenty times as tall as The Eiffel Tower
In other words, 6.920 kilometers is 21.4 times the height of The Eiffel Tower, and the height of The Eiffel Tower is 0.047 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)
The Eiffel Tower stands 0.3240 kilometers 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 0.037 kilometers or less.