It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth as tall as Burj Dubai.
In other words, 216 inches is 0.00663 times the height of Burj Dubai, and the height of Burj Dubai is 151 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 32,600 inches to its roof. The tower also holds the current records for the world's highest Islamic mosque — at approximately 22,700 inches on the 158th floor (of 163 floors) — and the world's tallest outdoor swimming pool — at approximately 11,200 inches on the 78th floor.
It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth as tall as Olo'upena Falls.
In other words, 216 inches is 0.006095 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 164.10 times that amount.(a.k.a. Oloupena Falls) (Molokai, Hawaii)
Olo'upena Falls rise to 35,440 inches in height. The isolated falls are the tallest in the United States and the fourth tallest in the world.
It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth as long as The Navy Pier.
In other words, the length of The Navy Pier is 200 times 216 inches.(a.k.a. Municipal Pier #2) (Chicago, Illinois)
The Navy Pier is 40,000 inches in total length. Originally named Municipal Pier #2, the pier was renamed Navy Pier in 1927 in honor of Naval personnel stationed there during World War I.
It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth as tall as The Three Sisters Falls.
In other words, the height of The Three Sisters Falls is 200 times 216 inches.(a.k.a. Cataratas las Tres Hermanas) (Ayacucho, Peru)
The Three Sisters Falls rise to 40,000 inches in height. The falls are called Three Sisters after the three large tiers over which the falls flow.
It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth as tall as Tugela Falls.
In other words, 216 inches is 0.00579 times the height of Tugela Falls, and the height of Tugela Falls is 173 times that amount.(Royal Natal National Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa)
Tugela Falls rises to 37,300 inches in height. The falls are the highest in Africa and the second highest in the world.
It's about one-two-hundredth as tall as Angel Falls.
In other words, 216 inches is 0.0056 times the height of Angel Falls, and the height of Angel Falls is 179 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 38,500 inches. 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.
It's about one-three-hundred-fiftieth as long as The Preakness Stakes.
In other words, 216 inches is 0.002870813 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 348.33340 times that amount.(Pimlico Race Course, Baltimore, Maryland) (total race length)
The total race length of the Preakness Stakes run at the Pimlico Race Course is 75,240 inches. Dubbed "the race for the Black-eyed Susans" after Maryland's state flower, the winning horse is actually draped with a garland of painted yellow daisies, as Black-eyed Susans do not bloom in time for the late-May race.