It's about half as tall as The Shanghai World Financial Center
In other words, 785 feet is 0.486 times the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center, and the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center is 2.1 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)
The Shanghai World Financial Center is 1,610 feet 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 half as tall as The Willis Tower
In other words, 785 feet is 0.46 times the height of The Willis Tower, and the height of The Willis Tower is 2.17 times that amount.(a.k.a. Sears Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (to antenna peak)
The Willis Tower rises to about 1,710 feet to the top of its tallest antenna. The bathrooms on the 103rd floor are said to be the highest in the western hemisphere at about 1,350 feet.
It's about two times as long as a Football field
In other words, 785 feet is 2.18056 times the length of a Football field, and the length of a Football field is 0.458598 times that amount.(American) (total distance; per NFL regulation)
According to NFL specifications, an American football field should measure 360 feet from end to end. Because each team's goalpost is located at the far end of the scoring area (end zone), a ball on a scoring play may need to travel as many as 30 feet farther when kicked into the scoring area than when run (rushed) or passed into it.
It's about two-fifths as tall as The Ostankino Tower
In other words, 785 feet is 0.44 times the height of The Ostankino Tower, and the height of The Ostankino Tower is 2.3 times that amount.(a.k.a. Останкинская телебашня) (Moscow, Russia) (to spire)
The Ostankino Tower stands 1,800 feet 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 1,600 feet.
It's about two-and-a-half times as long as a Football (Soccer) Pitch
In other words, 785 feet is 2.28 times the length of a Football (Soccer) Pitch, and the length of a Football (Soccer) Pitch is 0.439 times that amount.(a.k.a. Football Field, a.k.a. Soccer Field) (field length, a.k.a. touchline distance)
According to the Laws of the Game, a football pitch should measure between 344 feet (when the Laws were originally, they used imperial measurements of 345 feet, and later converted to the metric units used today). The goal markess were defined as part of the pitch by the original rules of the game in the late 16th century, but it was not until the mid 19th century that the crossbar and the net were added
It's about two-fifths as tall as The CN Tower
In other words, 785 feet is 0.43241 times the height of The CN Tower, and the height of The CN Tower is 2.3126 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 1,815.40 feet 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 two-and-a-half times as tall as Big Ben
In other words, 785 feet is 2.5 times the height of Big Ben, and the height of Big Ben is 0.4 times that amount.(officially the clock tower of Palace of Westminster, a.k.a. Houses of Parliament) (London, England)
The clock tower of the Palace of Westminster, which houses the bell known as "Big Ben," rises 310 feet. The tower has no elevator, and is therefore only accessible by climbing 334 steps to the top.