It's about nine times as tall as The Petronas Twin Towers.
In other words, 4,400 yards is 8.9030 times the height of The Petronas Twin Towers, and the height of The Petronas Twin Towers is 0.11230 times that amount.(a.k.a. Menara Berkembar Petronas, a.k.a. Petronas Towers) (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) (to spire)
Each of the Petronas Towers stands 494.20 yards to their spires. Holding the record as the tallest buildings in the world from 1998 to 2004, the towers continue to hold the record for the deepest foundation barrettes — up to 125.80 yards deep.
It's about ten-and-a-half times as tall as The Empire State Building.
In other words, 4,400 yards is 10.560 times the height of The Empire State Building, and the height of The Empire State Building is 0.094697 times that amount.(New York City, New York) (to top of building)
The Empire State Building stands 416.680 yards to its architectural peak. The spire emerging from the top of the building was originally intended to be a mooring mast for blimps whose passengers could disembark onto a landing platform on the 102
It's about twelve-and-a-half times as tall as The Eiffel Tower.
In other words, the height of The Eiffel Tower is 0.0806 times 4,400 yards.(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)
The Eiffel Tower stands 354 yards tall, including its flagpole. The Tower is the largest structure in Paris as most other buildings are governed by a zoning restriction limiting them to a height of 40.50 yards or less.
It's about thirteen-and-a-half times as long as The QE2.
It's about seventeen-and-a-half times as tall as The Golden Gate Bridge.
In other words, the height of The Golden Gate Bridge is 0.0565 times 4,400 yards.(San Francisco, California and Marin County, California) (height above water)
The height of each tower of Golden Gate Bridge is 248 yards above the surface of the San Francisco Bay. One of the key designers of the bridge, Charles Ellis, had no engineering degree when he began working on the project, but would later go on to write what became a standard textbook on structural engineering, and would ultimately be forced to complete his calculations on the bridge by working without pay for five months.
It's about one-twentieth as long as The Panama Canal.
In other words, the length of The Panama Canal is 22 times 4,400 yards.(Canal de Panamá) (Panama)
Connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans across the Isthmus of Panama, the Canal measures 96,000 yards in length. Ships passing through the Canal are raised (and then lowered) 28 yards above sea level through the lock-and-dam system.
It's about twenty times as tall as The Space Needle.
In other words, 4,400 yards is 21.90 times the height of The Space Needle, and the height of The Space Needle is 0.0457 times that amount.(Seattle, Washington) (to aircraft warning beacon at peak)
Built for a 1962 World's Fair, the Space Needle stands 201 yards tall. With a track-and-wheel design inspired by railroad mechanics and a precisely-configured balance, the restaurant near the top of the space needle requires just a 1.5 hp motor to rotate at speeds of about 0.053 kph (0.033 mph).