It's about one-ninetieth as long as The Distance from L.A. to New York.
In other words, the length of The Distance from L.A. to New York is 90.90 times 245 furlongs.(Los Angeles, California to New York City, New York) (via I-10 E, I-15 N, I-70 E, I-76 E, I-80 E, I-280 E)
The total length of the freeway route from Los Angeles, California to New York City, New York via Interstate 80 is 22,300 furlongs long. This route intersects eleven states and several major cities, including Las Vegas, Nevada; Denver, Colorado; Lincoln, Nebraska; Omaha, Nebraska; Des Moines, Iowa; South Bend, Indiana; and Cleveland, Ohio.
It's about 90 times as tall as The Ostankino Tower.
In other words, 245 furlongs is 91 times the height of The Ostankino Tower, and the height of The Ostankino Tower is 0.011 times that amount.(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.
It's about 95 times as tall as The Sears Tower.
In other words, 245 furlongs is 93.50 times the height of The Sears Tower, and the height of The Sears Tower is 0.0107 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 one-ninety-fifth as long as I-80.
In other words, 245 furlongs is 0.0106265 times the length of I-80, and the length of I-80 is 94.10440 times that amount.(a.k.a. Interstate 80, a.k.a. Keystone Shortway) (net length)
Interstate 80, crosses the continent of North America from Teaneck, New Jersey to San Francisco, California and covers a total length of 23,055.50 furlongs. A 298.2580 furlongs stretch between mile marker 318 in Grand Island, Nebraska and mile marker 390 in Lincoln, Nebraska is the longest straight path in the US Interstate system.
It's about 95 times as tall as The Taipei 101 (skyscraper).
In other words, the height of The Taipei 101 (skyscraper) is 0.0103 times 245 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 100 times as tall as The Shanghai World Financial Center.
In other words, the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center is 0.01 times 245 furlongs.(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 100 times as tall as The Petronas Twin Towers.
In other words, 245 furlongs is 109.10 times the height of The Petronas Twin Towers, and the height of The Petronas Twin Towers is 0.009166 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.