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How long is 868 paces?

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It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as a Canton Tower.
In other words, the height of a Canton Tower is 0.91 times 868 paces.
(a.k.a. Guangzhou TV & Sightseeing Tower, a.k.a. 广 州 电 视 观 光 塔) (Guangzhou, China) (to spire)
It's about nine-tenths as tall as Gocta Falls.
In other words, 868 paces is 0.858 times the height of Gocta Falls, and the height of Gocta Falls is 1.17 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 1,010 paces in total height. Although it sits just 55,100 paces 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-and-one-fifth times as tall as The CN Tower.
In other words, 868 paces is 1.1953 times the height of The CN Tower, and the height of The CN Tower is 0.83661 times that amount.
(a.k.a. La Tour CN, a.k.a. Canadian National Tower, a.k.a. Canada's National Tower) (Toronto, Canada) (to spire)
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as tall as The Ostankino Tower.
In other words, the height of The Ostankino Tower is 0.83 times 868 paces.
(a.k.a. Останкинская телебашня) (Moscow, Russia) (to spire)
It's about four-fifths as tall as Burj Dubai.
In other words, 868 paces is 0.799 times the height of Burj Dubai, and the height of Burj Dubai is 1.25 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-one-fourth times as tall as The Sears Tower.
In other words, 868 paces is 1.26 times the height of The Sears Tower, and the height of The Sears Tower is 0.794 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (to antenna peak)
It's about one-and-three-tenths times as tall as The Taipei 101 (skyscraper).
In other words, the height of The Taipei 101 (skyscraper) is 0.769 times 868 paces.
(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 667 paces 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.