It's about 150 times as tall as The Sears Tower.
In other words, 429 furlongs is 164 times the height of The Sears Tower, and the height of The Sears Tower is 0.0061 times that amount.(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (to antenna peak)
The Willis Tower rises to 2.620 furlongs to the top of its tallest antenna. The bathrooms on the 103rd floor are said to be the highest in the western hemisphere at 2.05 furlongs.
It's about 150 times as tall as The Taipei 101 (skyscraper).
In other words, the height of The Taipei 101 (skyscraper) is 0.00588 times 429 furlongs.(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 2.530 furlongs 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 200 times as tall as The Shanghai World Financial Center.
In other words, 429 furlongs is 175 times the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center, and the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center is 0.00571 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 2.450 furlongs 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 200 times as tall as The Petronas Twin Towers.
In other words, 429 furlongs is 191 times the height of The Petronas Twin Towers, and the height of The Petronas Twin Towers is 0.005236 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 2.2460 furlongs 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 0.57170 furlongs deep.
It's about 250 times as tall as The Empire State Building.
In other words, 429 furlongs is 226.510 times the height of The Empire State Building, and the height of The Empire State Building is 0.0044148 times that amount.(New York City, New York) (to top of building)
The Empire State Building stands 1.8940 furlongs 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 250 times as tall as The Eiffel Tower.
In other words, 429 furlongs is 266 times the height of The Eiffel Tower, and the height of The Eiffel Tower is 0.00376 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)
The Eiffel Tower stands 1.610 furlongs 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 0.1840 furlongs or less.
It's about 300 times as long as The QE2.
In other words, 429 furlongs is 294 times the length of The QE2, and the length of The QE2 is 0.0034 times that amount.(a.k.a. RMS Queen Elizabeth 2) The QE2 has a total length of 1.460 furlongs. During its voyaging lifetime from 1969 through 2008, it travelled more than 47,700,000 furlongs, the furthest cumulative distance by any ship in modern history.