# How long is 800 feet?

It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as The Golden Gate Bridge

The height of The Golden Gate Bridge is about 745 feet.

(San Francisco, California and Marin County, California) (height above water)

It's about four-fifths as long as The QE2

The length of The QE2 is about 965 feet.

(a.k.a. RMS Queen Elizabeth 2)

It's about three-fourths as tall as The Eiffel Tower

The height of The Eiffel Tower is about 1,060 feet.

(a.k.a.

*La Tour Eiffel*) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)It's about one-and-one-third times as tall as The Space Needle

The height of The Space Needle is about 604 feet.

(Seattle, Washington) (to aircraft warning beacon at peak)

It's about one-and-two-fifths times as tall as St. Paul's Cathedral

The height of St. Paul's Cathedral is about 571 feet.

(London, England, United Kingdom)

It's about one-and-two-fifths times as tall as The Washington Monument

The height of The Washington Monument is about 555.410 feet.

(Washington, D.C.)

It's about one-and-a-half times as tall as The Singapore Flyer (Ferris wheel)

The height of The Singapore Flyer (Ferris wheel) is about 541 feet.

(a.k.a. 新加坡摩天观景轮, a.k.a. சிங்கப்பூர் ஃப்ளையர், a.k.a. Pelayang Singapura) (Marina Centre, Singapore)

It's about one-and-a-half times as long as The Seventeenth hole of Pebble Beach

The length of The Seventeenth hole of Pebble Beach is about 531 feet.

(fully Pebble Beach Golf Links) (Pebble Beach; Monterey, California) (from Blue Tee)

It's about one-and-a-half times as tall as Blackpool Tower

The height of Blackpool Tower is about 518 feet.

(Blackpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom) (height to peak)

It's about two-thirds as tall as The Empire State Building

The height of The Empire State Building is about 1,250 feet.

(New York City, New York) (to top of building)

It's about one-and-three-fifths times as tall as The Spring Temple Buddha

The height of The Spring Temple Buddha is about 502 feet.

(a.k.a. 中原大佛, a.k.a. 鲁山大佛, a.k.a. 魯山大佛) (Fodushan Scenic Area, Lushan County, Henan, China) (including base)

It's about one-and-three-fifths times as long as The Shambles

The length of The Shambles is about 490 feet.

(a.k.a. Maze of Twisting, a.k.a. The Great Flesh Shambles) (York, England, United Kingdom) (approximate)

It's about half as tall as The Petronas Twin Towers

The height of The Petronas Twin Towers is about 1,483 feet.

(a.k.a.

*Menara Berkembar Petronas*, a.k.a. Petronas Towers) (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) (to spire)It's about one-and-nine-tenths times as tall as The Great Pyramid of Giza

The height of The Great Pyramid of Giza is about 430 feet.

(a.k.a. Pyramid of Khufu, a.k.a. Pyramid of Cheops) (Cairo, Egypt) (estimated original height)

It's about half as tall as The Shanghai World Financial Center

The height of The Shanghai World Financial Center is about 1,610 feet.

(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)