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It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as a Canton Tower
In other words, 878 paces is 1.1 times the height of a Canton Tower, and the height of a Canton Tower is 0.91 times that amount.
(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 800 paces 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 nine-tenths as tall as Gocta Falls
In other words, 878 paces is 0.868 times the height of Gocta Falls, and the height of Gocta Falls is 1.15 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Gocta Cataracts, a.k.a. Catarata del Gocta) (Amazonas, Peru) (total height)
Gocta Falls, a waterfall on the Cocahuayco River, measures 1,010 paces in total height. Although it sits just 55,100 paces from the major city of Chachapoyas, the waterfall was unknown to non-locals until it was documented during a 2005 expedition by a German economist.
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as tall as The Ostankino Tower
In other words, 878 paces is 1.2 times the height of The Ostankino Tower, and the height of The Ostankino Tower is 0.83 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Останкинская телебашня) (Moscow, Russia) (to spire)
The Ostankino Tower stands 710 paces 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 660 paces.
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as tall as The CN Tower
In other words, 878 paces is 1.2091 times the height of The CN Tower, and the height of The CN Tower is 0.82706 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 726.150 paces 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 four-fifths as tall as Burj Dubai
In other words, 878 paces is 0.808 times the height of Burj Dubai, and the height of Burj Dubai is 1.24 times that amount.
(formally Burj Khalifa, a.k.a. Dubai Tower, a.k.a. برج خليفة) (Dubai, UAE) (to roof)
Burj Khalifa, the tallest manmade structure in the world, stands 1,090 paces to its roof. The tower also holds the current records for the world's highest Islamic mosque — at approximately 757 paces on the 158th floor (of 163 floors) — and the world's tallest outdoor swimming pool — at approximately 374 paces on the 78th floor.
It's about one-and-three-tenths times as tall as The Willis Tower
In other words, 878 paces is 1.29 times the height of The Willis Tower, and the height of The Willis Tower is 0.775 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Sears Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (to antenna peak)
The Willis Tower rises to about 682 paces 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 541 paces.
It's about three-fourths as tall as Olo'upena Falls
In other words, 878 paces is 0.7433 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 1.345 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Oloupena Falls) (Molokai, Hawaii)
Olo'upena Falls rise to 1,181 paces in height. The isolated falls are the tallest in the United States and the fourth tallest in the world.