It's about seven-and-a-half times as tall as a Brachiosaurus.
In other words, the height of a Brachiosaurus is 0.130 times 969.50 hands.(based on comparable bone measurements, height to head)
Dinosaurs in the genus Brachiosaurus had an estimated height (at the head with neck fully extended) of up to 130 hands. A resin cast of the first Brachiosaurus specimen, owned by the Field Museum in Chicago, is currently on display at the O'Hare International Airport.
It's about one-tenth as tall as Gocta Falls.
In other words, 969.50 hands is 0.1280 times the height of Gocta Falls, and the height of Gocta Falls is 7.810 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 7,590 hands in total height. Although it sits just 413,000 hands 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-tenth as tall as Burj Dubai.
In other words, 969.50 hands is 0.1190 times the height of Burj Dubai, and the height of Burj Dubai is 8.40 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 8,150 hands to its roof. The tower also holds the current records for the world's highest Islamic mosque — at approximately 5,680 hands on the 158th floor (of 163 floors) — and the world's tallest outdoor swimming pool — at approximately 2,810 hands on the 78th floor.
It's about nine times as tall as a Telephone Pole.
In other words, the height of a Telephone Pole is 0.110 times 969.50 hands.(a.k.a. Utility Pole, a.k.a Power Pole, a.k.a. Telegraph Pole, a.k.a. Telegraph Post, a.k.a. Hydro Pole) (exposed height; per Florida Public Service Commission average)
A standard telephone pole is 110 hands tall. Despite alternatives, most telephone poles in the US are made of wood — most commonly pine — and have a lifespan of 25 to 50 years, depending on climate and preservatives applied.
It's about one-tenth as tall as Olo'upena Falls.
In other words, 969.50 hands is 0.10940 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 9.1410 times that amount.(a.k.a. Oloupena Falls) (Molokai, Hawaii)
Olo'upena Falls rise to 8,859 hands in height. The isolated falls are the tallest in the United States and the fourth tallest in the world.
It's about one-tenth as tall as Tugela Falls.
In other words, 969.50 hands is 0.1040 times the height of Tugela Falls, and the height of Tugela Falls is 9.620 times that amount.(Royal Natal National Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa)
Tugela Falls rises to 9,330 hands in height. The falls are the highest in Africa and the second highest in the world.
It's about one-tenth as tall as Angel Falls.
In other words, 969.50 hands is 0.1010 times the height of Angel Falls, and the height of Angel Falls is 9.90 times that amount.(a.k.a. Parakupa-vena, a.k.a. Kerepakupai mer&) (Auyantepui, Canaima National Park, Venezuela) (total height)
Angel Falls has a total height 9,640 hands. Jimmie Angel, the first person to publicize their existence outside Venezuela and the namesake of the falls, damaged his monoplane atop the falls and was forced to abandon it; it remained there until it was removed 33 years later.