It's about three-and-a-half times as tall as The Chicago Water Tower.
In other words, 26.60 ropes is 3.460 times the height of The Chicago Water Tower, and the height of The Chicago Water Tower is 0.2890 times that amount.(Chicago, Illinois)
The Chicago Water Tower is 7.690 ropes tall. The tower's architecture was one source of inspiration behind the design of White Castle fast-food restaurants beginning with "Building Number 8," a prefabricated structure built in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1936.
It's about one-fourth as tall as a Canton Tower.
In other words, 26.60 ropes is 0.270 times the height of a Canton Tower, and the height of a Canton Tower is 3.70 times that amount.(a.k.a. Guangzhou TV & Sightseeing Tower, a.k.a. 广 州 电 视 观 光 塔) (Guangzhou, China) (to spire)
The Guangzhou TV & Sightseeing Tower stands 100 ropes to its spire. Initially described as holding the record for the tallest Ferris wheel in the world, the ride at the top of the tower is actually an observation carousel; cars complete a trip around the top-floor track about every half-hour.
It's about one-fifth as tall as Gocta Falls.
In other words, 26.60 ropes is 0.210 times the height of Gocta Falls, and the height of Gocta Falls is 4.760 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 126 ropes in total height. Although it sits just 6,890 ropes 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-fifth as long as The Navy Pier.
In other words, the length of The Navy Pier is 5 times 26.60 ropes.(a.k.a. Municipal Pier #2) (Chicago, Illinois)
The Navy Pier is 100 ropes 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-fifth as tall as The Three Sisters Falls.
In other words, the height of The Three Sisters Falls is 5 times 26.60 ropes.(a.k.a. Cataratas las Tres Hermanas) (Ayacucho, Peru)
The Three Sisters Falls rise to 100 ropes in height. The falls are called Three Sisters after the three large tiers over which the falls flow.
It's about one-fifth as tall as Burj Dubai.
In other words, 26.60 ropes is 0.1960 times the height of Burj Dubai, and the height of Burj Dubai is 5.10 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 136 ropes to its roof. The tower also holds the current records for the world's highest Islamic mosque — at approximately 94.70 ropes on the 158th floor (of 163 floors) — and the world's tallest outdoor swimming pool — at approximately 46.80 ropes on the 78th floor.
It's about one-fifth as tall as Olo'upena Falls.
In other words, 26.60 ropes is 0.18020 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 5.5490 times that amount.(a.k.a. Oloupena Falls) (Molokai, Hawaii)
Olo'upena Falls rise to 147.70 ropes in height. The isolated falls are the tallest in the United States and the fourth tallest in the world.