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How long is 1,200 milimeters?

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It's about one-seven-hundredth as tall as Burj Dubai.
In other words, 1,200 milimeters is 0.00145 times the height of Burj Dubai, and the height of Burj Dubai is 690 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 828,000 milimeters to its roof. The tower also holds the current records for the world's highest Islamic mosque — at approximately 577,000 milimeters on the 158th floor (of 163 floors) — and the world's tallest outdoor swimming pool — at approximately 285,000 milimeters on the 78th floor.
It's about 700 times as long as a Strand of Spaghetti (thickness).
In other words, 1,200 milimeters is 710 times the length of a Strand of Spaghetti (thickness), and the length of a Strand of Spaghetti (thickness) is 0.0014 times that amount.
(average; restaurant and supermarket applications) (based on FMA Omcan Italian Made TR50 Counter Top Pasta Machine Extruder 13317)
An average strand of restaurant-grade spaghetti measures 1.7 mm in thickness. In 2010, a California Buca di Beppo set a world record by preparing a 13,780-lb bowl of spaghetti, served in a swimming pool.
It's about one-seven-hundred-fiftieth as tall as Olo'upena Falls.
In other words, 1,200 milimeters is 0.001333 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 750.20 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Oloupena Falls) (Molokai, Hawaii)
Olo'upena Falls rise to 900,100 milimeters in height. The isolated falls are the tallest in the United States and the fourth tallest in the world.
It's about one-eight-hundredth as tall as Tugela Falls.
In other words, 1,200 milimeters is 0.00127 times the height of Tugela Falls, and the height of Tugela Falls is 787 times that amount.
(Royal Natal National Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa)
Tugela Falls rises to 948,000 milimeters in height. The falls are the highest in Africa and the second highest in the world.
It's about one-eight-hundredth as tall as Angel Falls.
In other words, 1,200 milimeters is 0.00123 times the height of Angel Falls, and the height of Angel Falls is 813 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 979,000 milimeters. 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 950 times as long as a Grain of Sand.
In other words, the length of a Grain of Sand is 0.00104 times 1,200 milimeters.
(medium grain)
Composed mainly of quartz, mica, feldspar, or magnetite, a grain of sand measures an average of 1.25 mm. In 2007, a team of seven in Myrtle Beach created the world's tallest sandcastle, which measured 15,100 milimeters in height.
It's about one-one-thousandth as long as The Navy Pier.
In other words, the length of The Navy Pier is 1,000 times 1,200 milimeters.
(a.k.a. Municipal Pier #2) (Chicago, Illinois)
The Navy Pier is 900,000 milimeters in total length. Originally named Municipal Pier #2, the pier was renamed Navy Pier in 1927 in honor of Naval personnel stationed there during World War I.