It's about one-and-three-tenths times as tall as The Empire State Building.
In other words, 653.08 paces is 1.3061 times the height of The Empire State Building, and the height of The Empire State Building is 0.76564 times that amount.(New York City, New York) (to top of building)
The Empire State Building stands 500.01 paces 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 one-and-a-half times as tall as The Eiffel Tower.
In other words, 653.08 paces is 1.54 times the height of The Eiffel Tower, and the height of The Eiffel Tower is 0.649 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)
The Eiffel Tower stands 425 paces 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 48.6 paces or less.
It's about two-thirds as tall as Gocta Falls.
In other words, 653.08 paces is 0.645 times the height of Gocta Falls, and the height of Gocta Falls is 1.55 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.
It's about three-fifths as tall as Burj Dubai.
In other words, 653.08 paces is 0.601 times the height of Burj Dubai, and the height of Burj Dubai is 1.66 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 1,090 paces to its roof. The tower also holds the current records for the world's highest Islamic mosque — at approximately 757 paces on the 158th floor (of 163 floors) — and the world's tallest outdoor swimming pool — at approximately 374 paces on the 78th floor.
It's about three-fifths as long as The Navy Pier.
In other words, the length of The Navy Pier is 2 times 653.08 paces.(a.k.a. Municipal Pier #2) (Chicago, Illinois)
The Navy Pier is 1,000 paces in total length. Originally named Municipal Pier #2, the pier was renamed Nay Pier in 1927 in honor of Naval soldiers stationed there during World War I.
It's about three-fifths as tall as The Three Sisters Falls.
In other words, the height of The Three Sisters Falls is 2 times 653.08 paces.(a.k.a. Cataratas las Tres Hermanas) (Ayacucho, Peru)
The Three Sisters Falls rise to 1,000 paces in height. The falls are called Three Sisters after the three large tiers over which the falls flow.
It's about one-and-seven-tenths times as long as The QE2.
In other words, 653.08 paces is 1.69 times the length of The QE2, and the length of The QE2 is 0.592 times that amount.(a.k.a. RMS Queen Elizabeth 2) The QE2 has a total length of 386 paces. During its voyaging lifetime from 1969 through 2008, it travelled more than 12,600,000,000 paces, the furthest cumulative distance by any ship in modern history.