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It's about one-tenth as tall as The Shanghai World Financial Center
In other words, 55,000 milimeters is 0.1120 times the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center, and the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center is 8.930 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 492,000 milimeters 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 474,000 milimeters above ground).
It's about one-tenth as tall as The Willis Tower
In other words, 55,000 milimeters is 0.1060 times the height of The Willis Tower, and the height of The Willis Tower is 9.430 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Sears Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (to antenna peak)
The Willis Tower rises to about 520,000 milimeters 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 412,000 milimeters.
It's about nine-and-a-half times as tall as a Giraffe
In other words, the height of a Giraffe is 0.10 times 55,000 milimeters.
(Giraffa camelopardalis) (Adult, average)
An adult giraffe may grow to be up to 6,000 milimeters tall. Adult giraffes require very little sleep, averaging just 1.9 hours per day.
It's about one-tenth as tall as The Ostankino Tower
In other words, the height of The Ostankino Tower is 10 times 55,000 milimeters.
(a.k.a. Останкинская телебашня) (Moscow, Russia) (to spire)
The Ostankino Tower stands 540,000 milimeters 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 500,000 milimeters.
It's about one-tenth as tall as The CN Tower
In other words, 55,000 milimeters is 0.099398 times the height of The CN Tower, and the height of The CN Tower is 10.061 times that amount.
(a.k.a. La Tour CN, a.k.a. Canadian National Tower, a.k.a. Canada's National Tower) (Toronto, Canada) (to spire)
The CN Tower measures 553,330 milimeters tall at its spire. Used only in emergencies and for charitable climbing events, the 2,579-step staircase to the top is the longest metal staircase in the world.
It's about one-tenth as tall as a Canton Tower
In other words, the height of a Canton Tower is 11 times 55,000 milimeters.
(a.k.a. Guangzhou TV & Sightseeing Tower, a.k.a. 广 州 电 视 观 光 塔) (Guangzhou, China) (to spire)
The Guangzhou TV & Sightseeing Tower stands 610,000 milimeters to its spire. Initially described as holding the record for the tallest Ferris wheel in the world, the ride at the top of the tower is actually an observation carousel; cars complete a trip around the top-floor track about every half-hour.
It's about thirteen-and-a-half times as long as a Beetle (Volkswagen)
In other words, 55,000 milimeters is 13.480 times the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen), and the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen) is 0.07418 times that amount.
(1964 model) (a.k.a. Volkswagen 1200, a.k.a. Käfer)
A 1964 Volkswagen Beetle measures 4,079 milimeters. As the longest continuously-produced automobile design — in production for 75 years between 1938 and 2003 — the Beetle was voted the most fourth-most influential car of the twentieth century by the Global Automotive Elections Foundation.