It's about seven-and-a-half times as tall as The Hollywood Sign.
In other words, the height of The Hollywood Sign is 0.130 times 11,500 centimeters.(a.k.a. Hollywoodland Sign) (Mount Lee, Hollywood Hills, Santa Monica Mountains, California)
Each of the white letters in the Hollywood Sign measures 1,500 centimeters tall. Built as an advertisement in 1923, the sign was intended to stand for only eighteen months.
It's about one-tenth as tall as Olo'upena Falls.
In other words, 11,500 centimeters is 0.12780 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 7.8250 times that amount.(a.k.a. Oloupena Falls) (Molokai, Hawaii)
Olo'upena Falls rise to 90,010 centimeters in height. The isolated falls are the tallest in the United States and the fourth tallest in the world.
It's about eight times as long as a Semitrailer.
In other words, 11,500 centimeters is 7.8610 times the length of a Semitrailer, and the length of a Semitrailer is 0.12720 times that amount.(a.k.a. semi-trailer truck, a.k.a. semi, a.k.a. tractor-trailer, a.k.a. truck and trailer, a.k.a. eighteen-wheeler, a.k.a. big rig, a.k.a. Mack truck, a.k.a. transport, a.k.a. lorry, a.k.a. artic; for box truck; United States Federal length limits)
According to the United States Department of Transportation (DOT), the maximum allowable length of a semitrailer pulled by a road tractor truck is 1,463 centimeters (unless superseded by state law). These regulations also allow the vehicles to tow up to 36,000 kg in gross weight.
It's about one-tenth as tall as Tugela Falls.
In other words, 11,500 centimeters is 0.1210 times the height of Tugela Falls, and the height of Tugela Falls is 8.260 times that amount.(Royal Natal National Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa)
Tugela Falls rises to 94,800 centimeters in height. The falls are the highest in Africa and the second highest in the world.
It's about one-tenth as tall as Angel Falls.
In other words, 11,500 centimeters is 0.1170 times the height of Angel Falls, and the height of Angel Falls is 8.550 times that amount.(a.k.a. Parakupa-vena, a.k.a. Kerepakupai mer&) (Auyantepui, Canaima National Park, Venezuela) (total height)
Angel Falls has a total height 97,900 centimeters. Jimmie Angel, the first person to publicize their existence outside Venezuela and the namesake of the falls, damaged his monoplane atop the falls and was forced to abandon it; it remained there until it was removed 33 years later.
It's about nine times as tall as a Brachiosaurus.
In other words, 11,500 centimeters is 8.80 times the height of a Brachiosaurus, and the height of a Brachiosaurus is 0.110 times that amount.(based on comparable bone measurements, height to head)
Dinosaurs in the genus Brachiosaurus had an estimated height (at the head with neck fully extended) of up to 1,300 centimeters. A resin cast of the first Brachiosaurus specimen, owned by the Field Museum in Chicago, is currently on display at the O'Hare International Airport.
It's about ten times as tall as a Telephone Pole.
In other words, the height of a Telephone Pole is 0.10 times 11,500 centimeters.(a.k.a. Utility Pole, a.k.a Power Pole, a.k.a. Telegraph Pole, a.k.a. Telegraph Post, a.k.a. Hydro Pole) (exposed height; per Florida Public Service Commission average)
A standard telephone pole is 1,100 centimeters tall. Despite alternatives, most telephone poles in the US are made of wood — most commonly pine — and have a lifespan of 25 to 50 years, depending on climate and preservatives applied.