It's about three-and-a-half times as tall as The Ostankino Tower.
In other words, the height of The Ostankino Tower is 0.30 times 963 fathoms.(a.k.a. Останкинская телебашня) (Moscow, Russia) (to spire)
The Ostankino Tower stands 300 fathoms 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 270 fathoms.
It's about three-and-a-half times as tall as The Sears Tower.
In other words, 963 fathoms is 3.340 times the height of The Sears Tower, and the height of The Sears Tower is 0.2990 times that amount.(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (to antenna peak)
The Willis Tower rises to 288 fathoms to the top of its tallest antenna. The bathrooms on the 103rd floor are said to be the highest in the western hemisphere at 226 fathoms.
It's about three-tenths as tall as a Kilimanjaro.
In other words, 963 fathoms is 0.2989640 times the height of a Kilimanjaro, and the height of a Kilimanjaro is 3.344880 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mount Kilimanjaro) (Tanzania) (to Uhuru peak; 2008 gravimeter measurement)
Kilimanjaro rises to 3,221.120 fathoms at its peak. An isolated peak with no surrounding mountain range, Kilimanjaro is considered the world's tallest freestanding mountain.
It's about three-tenths as tall as Mount Logan.
In other words, 963 fathoms is 0.29550 times the height of Mount Logan, and the height of Mount Logan is 3.3840 times that amount.(Kluane National Park and Reserve, Yukon, Canada) (elevation)
The highest mountain in Canada, Mount Logan has a total height of 3,259 fathoms. The high altitude and northern latitude of the mountain resulted in one-time temperature of -77.5 °C — the lowest temperature ever recorded outside of Antarctica.
It's about three-and-a-half times as tall as The Taipei 101 (skyscraper).
In other words, 963 fathoms is 3.470 times the height of The Taipei 101 (skyscraper), and the height of The Taipei 101 (skyscraper) is 0.2880 times that amount.(a.k.a. Taipei Financial Center, a.k.a. 台北101, a.k.a. 臺北101) (Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan) (to spire)
The Taipei 101 reaches 278 fathoms to its spire. The tower itself is said to be the style in world's tallest sundial, with the circular area of the adjacent Millennium Park acting as the sundial's face.
It's about three-tenths as tall as Denali.
In other words, 963 fathoms is 0.28440 times the height of Denali, and the height of Denali is 3.5160 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mount McKinley, a.k.a. Doleika, a.k.a. Traleika, a.k.a. "The Great One") (Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska) (South peak)
The highest mountain peak in North America, Denali's South Peak measures 3,386 fathoms above sea level at its peak. The impetus for the name Mount McKinley was US president William McKinley of Ohio, and disputes over the which of the mountain's names should be officially recognized regularly occur between Ohio Congressmen and Alaska politicians.
It's about three-and-a-half times as tall as The Shanghai World Financial Center.
In other words, 963 fathoms is 3.580 times the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center, and the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center is 0.2790 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 269 fathoms 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