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Sky-High: Tallest Mountain vs. Tallest Building

Sky-High: Tallest Mountain vs. Tallest Building

A comparison of the tallest natural feature and human-made structure



Tallest Mountain

Mt. Everest

Location: Nepal, Himalayas

Height:

8,848 meters

(29,029 feet)



Flight Altitude

Light Aircraft

Height:

3,048 meters

(10,000 feet)



Tallest Building

Burg Khalifa

Location: Dubai, United rab Emirates

Height:

828 meters

(2,716 feet)

To match Everest: X10.69



Highest Flying Bird

Bar-headed Geese

Height:

6,437 meters

(21,120 feet)



Human Tower

Men

Height: 1.83 meters

(6 feet)

To match Everest: X4,835

Sky-High: Tallest Mountain vs. Tallest Building

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A visual comparison between the tallest natural feature, Mt. Everest, and the tallest building, the Burj Khalifa. Impressive numbers all around.
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