It's about 150 times as tall as The Ostankino Tower
In other words, the height of The Ostankino Tower is 0.0063 times 52,000 smoots.(a.k.a. Останкинская телебашня) (Moscow, Russia) (to spire)
The Ostankino Tower stands 320 smoots to its spire. The tower has been the tallest structure in Europe since its construction in 1967 and was, at at that time, the only free-standing structure taller than 290 smoots.
It's about 150 times as tall as The Willis Tower
In other words, the height of The Willis Tower is 0.00588 times 52,000 smoots.(a.k.a. Sears Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (to antenna peak)
The Willis Tower rises to about 306 smoots to the top of its tallest antenna. The bathrooms on the 103rd floor are said to be the highest in the western hemisphere at about 242 smoots.
It's about 200 times as tall as The Shanghai World Financial Center
In other words, 52,000 smoots is 180 times the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center, and the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center is 0.00556 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 289 smoots 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 200 times as tall as The Petronas Twin Towers
In other words, 52,000 smoots is 195.80 times the height of The Petronas Twin Towers, and the height of The Petronas Twin Towers is 0.005107 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 265.50 smoots 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 67.580 smoots deep.
It's about 250 times as tall as The Empire State Building
In other words, 52,000 smoots is 232.260 times the height of The Empire State Building, and the height of The Empire State Building is 0.0043055 times that amount.(New York City, New York) (to top of building)
The Empire State Building stands 223.890 smoots 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 250 times as tall as The Eiffel Tower
In other words, 52,000 smoots is 273 times the height of The Eiffel Tower, and the height of The Eiffel Tower is 0.00366 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)
The Eiffel Tower stands 190 smoots 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 21.70 smoots or less.
It's about 300 times as long as The QE2
In other words, 52,000 smoots is 301 times the length of The QE2, and the length of The QE2 is 0.00332 times that amount.(a.k.a. RMS Queen Elizabeth 2)
The QE2 has a total length of 173 smoots. During its voyaging lifetime from 1969 through 2008, it travelled more than 5,640,000,000 smoots, the furthest cumulative distance by any ship in modern history.