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It's about one-one-hundredth as long as The Great Wall of China (wall only).
In other words, 875 leas is 0.01023 times the length of The Great Wall of China (wall only), and the length of The Great Wall of China (wall only) is 97.750 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) (wall segments only)
The Great Wall of China has total wall segment length of 85.560 leas. 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 a Canton Tower.
In other words, the height of a Canton Tower is 0.01 times 875 leas.
(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 8.30 leas 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-hundredth as long as The Amazon River.
In other words, 875 leas is 0.009944 times the length of The Amazon River, and the length of The Amazon River is 100.60 times that amount.
(from Nevado Mismi, Arequipa, Peru through near Marajó, Brazil) (approximate distance)
The Amazon River has an approximate distance of 87,990 leas. Although by most measures it is the largest and one of the most significant rivers in the world, the region surrounding the Amazon is mostly sparsely populated and the river itself has no bridges across it at any point.
It's about 100 times as tall as The CN Tower.
In other words, 875 leas is 115.680 times the height of The CN Tower, and the height of The CN Tower is 0.0086445 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 7.56410 leas 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 100 times as tall as The Ostankino Tower.
In other words, 875 leas is 120 times the height of The Ostankino Tower, and the height of The Ostankino Tower is 0.0083 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Останкинская телебашня) (Moscow, Russia) (to spire)
The Ostankino Tower stands 7.40 leas 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 6.80 leas.
It's about 100 times as tall as The Sears Tower.
In other words, 875 leas is 121 times the height of The Sears Tower, and the height of The Sears Tower is 0.00826 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (to antenna peak)
The Willis Tower rises to 7.20 leas to the top of its tallest antenna. The bathrooms on the 103rd floor are said to be the highest in the western hemisphere at 5.640 leas.
It's about 150 times as tall as The Taipei 101 (skyscraper).
In other words, 875 leas is 126 times the height of The Taipei 101 (skyscraper), and the height of The Taipei 101 (skyscraper) is 0.00794 times that amount.
(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 6.940 leas 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.