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How long is 1,000 meters?

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It's about as tall as The Three Sisters Falls.
(a.k.a. Cataratas las Tres Hermanas) (Ayacucho, Peru)
It's about as long as The Navy Pier.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as Angel Falls.
In other words, 1,000 meters is 1.02 times the height of Angel Falls, and the height of Angel Falls is 0.98 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Parakupa-vena, a.k.a. Kerepakupai mer&) (Auyantepui, Canaima National Park, Venezuela) (total height)
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as Tugela Falls.
In other words, 1,000 meters is 1.05 times the height of Tugela Falls, and the height of Tugela Falls is 0.952 times that amount.
(Royal Natal National Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa)
Tugela Falls rises to 948 m in height. The falls are the highest in Africa and the second highest in the world.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as Olo'upena Falls.
In other words, 1,000 meters is 1.111 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 0.9001 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Oloupena Falls) (Molokai, Hawaii)
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as tall as Burj Dubai.
In other words, 1,000 meters is 1.21 times the height of Burj Dubai, and the height of Burj Dubai is 0.826 times that amount.
(formally Burj Khalifa, a.k.a. Dubai Tower, a.k.a. برج خليفة) (Dubai, UAE) (to roof)
It's about one-and-three-tenths times as tall as Gocta Falls.
In other words, the height of Gocta Falls is 0.769 times 1,000 meters.
(a.k.a. Gocta Cataracts, a.k.a. Catarata del Gocta) (Amazonas, Peru) (total height)