It's about one-fifty-fifth as long as The QE2.
In other words, the length of The QE2 is 52.90 times 556.90 centimeters.(a.k.a. RMS Queen Elizabeth 2) The QE2 has a total length of 29,400 centimeters. During its voyaging lifetime from 1969 through 2008, it travelled more than 960,000,000,000 centimeters, the furthest cumulative distance by any ship in modern history.
It's about one-sixtieth as tall as The Eiffel Tower.
In other words, 556.90 centimeters is 0.0172 times the height of The Eiffel Tower, and the height of The Eiffel Tower is 58.10 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)
The Eiffel Tower stands 32,400 centimeters 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 3,700 centimeters or less.
It's about one-seventieth as tall as The Empire State Building.
In other words, 556.90 centimeters is 0.014616 times the height of The Empire State Building, and the height of The Empire State Building is 68.4180 times that amount.(New York City, New York) (to top of building)
The Empire State Building stands 38,101 centimeters 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 one-eightieth as tall as The Petronas Twin Towers.
In other words, 556.90 centimeters is 0.01232 times the height of The Petronas Twin Towers, and the height of The Petronas Twin Towers is 81.170 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 45,190 centimeters 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 11,500 centimeters deep.
It's about one-ninetieth as tall as The Shanghai World Financial Center.
In other words, 556.90 centimeters is 0.0113 times the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center, and the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center is 88.50 times that amount.(上海环球金融中 上海環球金融中心, Shànghǎi huánqiú jīnróng zhōngxīn) (a.k.a. SWFC) (Shanghai, China) (to spire)
The Shanghai World Financial Center is 49,200 centimeters tall to its roof. It is home to both the world's highest hotel (on its 79th through 93rd floors) and the world's tallest observation deck (on its 100
It's about one-ninetieth as tall as The Taipei 101 (skyscraper).
In other words, the height of The Taipei 101 (skyscraper) is 90.90 times 556.90 centimeters.(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 50,800 centimeters 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.
It's about one-ninety-fifth as tall as The Sears Tower.
In other words, the height of The Sears Tower is 94.30 times 556.90 centimeters.(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (to antenna peak)
The Willis Tower rises to 52,700 centimeters to the top of its tallest antenna. The bathrooms on the 103rd floor are said to be the highest in the western hemisphere at 41,200 centimeters.