It's about four-and-a-half times as tall as The Spring Temple Buddha.
In other words, 868 paces is 4.32 times the height of The Spring Temple Buddha, and the height of The Spring Temple Buddha is 0.231 times that amount.(a.k.a. 中原大佛, a.k.a. 鲁山大佛, a.k.a. 魯山大佛) (Fodushan Scenic Area, Lushan County, Henan, China) (including base)
It's about one-fifth as long as The National Mall.
In other words, the length of The National Mall is 5 times 868 paces.(Washington, D.C.) (to Lincoln Memorial)
It's about five times as tall as The Great Pyramid of Giza.
In other words, 868 paces is 5.1 times the height of The Great Pyramid of Giza, and the height of The Great Pyramid of Giza is 0.2 times that amount.(a.k.a. Pyramid of Khufu, a.k.a. Pyramid of Cheops) (Cairo, Egypt) (estimated original height)
The Great Pyramid of Giza has an estimated original height (without loss due to erosion) of 170 paces. The Pyramid was the tallest structure in the world for almost 4,000 years — from its construction ca. 2551 BCE until it was overtaken by the Lincoln Cathedral in Lincoln, England, built in the year 1300.
It's about one-fifth as long as The Hollywood Walk of Fame.
In other words, 868 paces is 0.17 times the length of The Hollywood Walk of Fame, and the length of The Hollywood Walk of Fame is 5.9 times that amount.(Hollywood Boulevard and Vine Street, Hollywood, California) (approximate length)
It's about six times as tall as St. Paul's Cathedral.
In other words, 868 paces is 5.943 times the height of St. Paul's Cathedral, and the height of St. Paul's Cathedral is 0.1683 times that amount.(London, England, United Kingdom)
It's about six times as long as a Football field.
In other words, 868 paces is 6.02778 times the length of a Football field, and the length of a Football field is 0.165899 times that amount.(American) (total distance; per NFL regulation)
It's about one-fifth as long as The Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
In other words, 868 paces is 0.164394 times the length of The Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and the length of The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is 6.08295 times that amount.(Speedway, Indiana) (rectangular oval course)
The rectangular oval course of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is 5,280 paces. While famous for its automotive racing, the first motorsport held at the track was a series of motorcycle races in August, 1909 — a little less than two years before the inaugural Indianapolis 500 race was run.