It's about as long as The QE2.
In other words, the length of The QE2 is 1.03 times 167 smoots.
It's about nine-tenths as tall as The Eiffel Tower.
In other words, 167 smoots is 0.877 times the height of The Eiffel Tower, and the height of The Eiffel Tower is 1.14 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)
It's about one-and-one-fourth times as tall as The Golden Gate Bridge.
In other words, 167 smoots is 1.25 times the height of The Golden Gate Bridge, and the height of The Golden Gate Bridge is 0.8 times that amount.(San Francisco, California and Marin County, California) (height above water)
The height of each tower of Golden Gate Bridge is 133 smoots above the surface of the San Francisco Bay. One of the key designers of the bridge, Charles Ellis, had no engineering degree when he began working on the project, but would later go on to write what became a standard textbook on structural engineering, and would ultimately be forced to complete his calculations on the bridge by working without pay for five months.
It's about three-fourths as tall as The Empire State Building.
In other words, 167 smoots is 0.74591 times the height of The Empire State Building, and the height of The Empire State Building is 1.3406 times that amount.(New York City, New York) (to top of building)
The Empire State Building stands 223.89 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 one-and-a-half times as tall as The Space Needle.
In other words, 167 smoots is 1.54 times the height of The Space Needle, and the height of The Space Needle is 0.649 times that amount.(Seattle, Washington) (to aircraft warning beacon at peak)
It's about three-fifths as tall as The Petronas Twin Towers.
In other words, 167 smoots is 0.6289 times the height of The Petronas Twin Towers, and the height of The Petronas Twin Towers is 1.59 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 265.5 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 67.58 smoots deep.
It's about one-and-two-thirds times as tall as The Washington Monument.
In other words, 167 smoots is 1.6788 times the height of The Washington Monument, and the height of The Washington Monument is 0.59566 times that amount.(Washington, D.C.)