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How long is 800 paces?

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It's about as tall as a Canton Tower.
(a.k.a. Guangzhou TV & Sightseeing Tower, a.k.a. 广 州 电 视 观 光 塔) (Guangzhou, China) (to spire)
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as The Ostankino Tower.
In other words, the height of The Ostankino Tower is 0.91 times 800 paces.
(a.k.a. Останкинская телебашня) (Moscow, Russia) (to spire)
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as The CN Tower.
In other words, 800 paces is 1.1017 times the height of The CN Tower, and the height of The CN Tower is 0.90769 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 726.15 paces 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 one-and-one-fifth times as tall as The Sears Tower.
In other words, 800 paces is 1.16 times the height of The Sears Tower, and the height of The Sears Tower is 0.862 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (to antenna peak)
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as tall as The Taipei 101 (skyscraper).
In other words, the height of The Taipei 101 (skyscraper) is 0.833 times 800 paces.
(a.k.a. Taipei Financial Center, a.k.a. 台北101, a.k.a. 臺北101) (Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan) (to spire)
It's about one-and-one-fourth times as tall as The Shanghai World Financial Center.
In other words, 800 paces is 1.24 times the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center, and the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center is 0.806 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)
It's about four-fifths as tall as Gocta Falls.
In other words, 800 paces is 0.791 times the height of Gocta Falls, and the height of Gocta Falls is 1.26 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 1,010 paces in total height. Although it sits just 55,100 paces 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.