It's about one-one-hundredth as long as The Great Wall of China (total).
In other words, 429 furlongs is 0.00975 times the length of The Great Wall of China (total), and the length of The Great Wall of China (total) is 103 times that amount.(长城, 長城, Chángchéng, a.k.a. 万里长城, 萬里長城, Wànlǐ Chángchéng) (a.k.a. "The long wall of 10,000 Li") (from Shanhaiguan through Lop Nur, China) (total length, all branches)
The Great Wall of China, including all branches and trenches, is 44,000 furlongs. Built and maintained in multiple sections over about eleven centuries, the Great Wall is currently suffering the effects of erosion, especially in the older sections made primarily out of mud.
It's about 100 times as tall as Burj Dubai.
In other words, 429 furlongs is 104 times the height of Burj Dubai, and the height of Burj Dubai is 0.00962 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 4.120 furlongs to its roof. The tower also holds the current records for the world's highest Islamic mosque — at approximately 2.870 furlongs on the 158th floor (of 163 floors) — and the world's tallest outdoor swimming pool — at approximately 1.420 furlongs on the 78th floor.
It's about 100 times as tall as Gocta Falls.
In other words, 429 furlongs is 112 times the height of Gocta Falls, and the height of Gocta Falls is 0.00893 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 3.830 furlongs in total height. Although it sits just 209 furlongs 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 150 times as tall as a Canton Tower.
In other words, the height of a Canton Tower is 0.0071 times 429 furlongs.(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 3 furlongs 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-one-hundred-fiftieth as long as The Diameter of Earth.
In other words, 429 furlongs is 0.0067653829 times the length of The Diameter of Earth, and the length of The Diameter of Earth is 147.811290 times that amount.(Equatorial)
The Earth â€” not a perfect sphere, but rather an oblate spheroid with bulged middle â€” has a diameter of approximately 63,411.045 furlongs at the Equator. The first complete view of Earth's diameter was in a photograph taken from a V-2 rocket launched in 1942 by the United States Army, which reached an altitude of 520 furlongs.
It's about 150 times as tall as The CN Tower.
In other words, 429 furlongs is 155.970 times the height of The CN Tower, and the height of The CN Tower is 0.0064115 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Tour CN, a.k.a. Canadian National Tower, a.k.a. Canada's National Tower) (Toronto, Canada) (to spire)
The CN Tower measures 2.75060 furlongs tall at its spire. Used only in emergencies and for charitable climbing events, the 2,579-step staircase to the top is the longest metal staircase in the world.
It's about 150 times as tall as The Ostankino Tower.
In other words, the height of The Ostankino Tower is 0.0063 times 429 furlongs.(a.k.a. Останкинская телебашня) (Moscow, Russia) (to spire)
The Ostankino Tower stands 2.70 furlongs to its spire. The tower has been the tallest structure in Europe since its construction in 1967 and was, at at that time, the only free-standing structure taller than 2.50 furlongs.