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List of tallest structures in the world

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In 1974, the Warsaw radio tower was erected, at Script error: No such module "convert". becoming the tallest structure in the world of its time. It collapsed in 1991 because an error occurred in exchanging the guy-wires
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Tallest Structures in the world.

This article lists the tallest human-constructed structures, past and present, of any type. The tallest is the Burj Khalifa skyscraper at Script error: No such module "convert".. Listed are television broadcasting masts, tower-type structures (e.g. the CN Tower), high-rise buildings (e.g. the Willis Tower), oil platforms, electrical towers, bridge towers, etc. This list is organized by absolute height. See also List of tallest buildings and structures in the world, List of tallest freestanding structures in the world and List of tallest buildings in the world.

This list includes guyed masts, commonly used on sailing ships as support for sails, or on land as radio masts to support telecommunications equipment such as radio antennas aka "aerials".

For lower heights, see:

Terminology

Outside the electronics industry there is often ambiguity between the terms tower and mast. A tower is a self-supporting or cantilevered structure, while a mast is stabilised by stays or guys. Both broadcasting towers and masts provide limited occupied floor space and are non-building structures, as opposed to regular buildings which have greater floor space for occupancy.

List by height

Note: A minimum height limit of Script error: No such module "convert". for notable structures is used for practical purposes to keep the list to a reasonable length. List of tallest structures in the world - 300 to 400 metres and List of tallest structures in the world - 400 to 500 metres contain shorter structures.
  • Likely structures still missing from this list include masts used for the Russian navigation system RSDN-20.
  • Structures no longer standing are indicated by grey color.
  • For all structures the pinnacle height is given, so the height of skyscrapers may differ from the values at List of skyscrapers.
  • Guyed masts are indicated by blue color.
  • If the height of two or more structures is equal, they will be sorted by the year of construction. If the year of construction is also equal, they will be then sorted according to name.
  • Structures under construction are included in main list if the current height is over Script error: No such module "convert".
  • Tension-leg platforms are not included.

Structures (past or present) 600 m and taller (1,969 ft)

Name Pinnacle height Year Structure type Main use Country Town Remarks Coordinates
Burj Khalifa Script error: No such module "convert". 2010 Skyscraper Office, hotel, residential 23x15px United Arab Emirates Dubai Tallest man-made structure in the world 11|50.0|N|55|16|26.6|E|type:landmark name=Burj Dubai

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Warsaw Radio Mast Script error: No such module "convert". 1972–1974 Guyed mast LF transmission 23x15px Poland Gąbin-Konstantynów, Masovian Voivodeship Insulated; collapsed on August 8, 1991 during guy wire exchange 22|3.74|N|19|48|8.73|E|type:landmark name=Warsaw Radio Mast

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Tokyo Skytree Script error: No such module "convert".[1] 2012 Steel tower Observation, VHF-UHF transmission Template:Country data Japan Tokyo Topped out on March 18, 2011, tallest structure in Japan 42|36.5|N|139|48|39|E|type:landmark name=Tokyo Skytree

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Shanghai Tower Script error: No such module "convert".m 2013 Skyscraper Residential, observation 23x15px China Shanghai Under construction, topped out in August 2013. Tallest structure in China and second tallest skyscraper in the world. 14|7.8|N|121|30|3.6|E|type:landmark name=Shanghai Tower

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KVLY-TV mast Script error: No such module "convert". 1963 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Blanchard, North Dakota Tallest mast in the world 20|31.85|N|97|17|21.13|W|type:landmark name=KVLY-TV mast

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KXJB-TV mast Script error: No such module "convert". 1998 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Galesburg, North Dakota Rebuilt after collapses on February 14, 1968 and April 6, 1997 16|45|N|97|20|27|W|type:landmark name=KXJB-TV mast

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KXTV/KOVR tower Script error: No such module "convert". 2000 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Walnut Grove, California Tallest structure in California 14|23.2|N|121|30|05.7|W|type:landmark name=KXTV/KOVR Tower

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Petronius Platform Script error: No such module "convert". 2000 Offshore platform Oil drilling 23x15px U.S. Petronius field, Gulf of Mexico Located appr. Script error: No such module "convert". southeast of New Orleans 06|30|N|87|56|30|W| name=

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KATV tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1965 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Redfield, Arkansas was tallest structure in Arkansas, collapsed on January 11, 2008 28|24.0|N|92|12|11|W|type:landmark name=KATV Tower

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KCAU TV Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1965 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Sioux City, Iowa Tallest structure in Iowa (equal)[2] 35|11.0|N|96|13|57|W|type:landmark name=KCAU TV Tower

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WECT tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1969 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Colly Township, North Carolina Demolished on September 20, 2012.[3] Was once the tallest structure in North Carolina 34|44.0|N|78|26|12|W|type:landmark name=WECT TV6 Tower

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Local TV Iowa Tower Alleman Script error: No such module "convert". 1972 Guyed mast VHF-TV, FM radio transmission 23x15px U.S. Alleman, Iowa Tallest structure in Iowa (equal) 48|33.0|N|93|36|53|W|type:landmark name=WHO-TV, KDIN-TV,WOI-FM Tower

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Des Moines Hearst-Argyle Television Tower Alleman Script error: No such module "convert". 1974 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Alleman, Iowa Tallest structure in Iowa (equal) 48|35.0|N|93|37|17|W|type:landmark name=Des Moines Hearst-Argyle Television Tower Alleman

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Diversified Communications Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1981 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Floyd Dale, South Carolina Tallest structure in S Carolina (equal) 22|03.0|N|79|19|48|W|type:landmark name=Diversified Communications Tower

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AFLAC Tower[4] Script error: No such module "convert". 1984 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Rowley, Iowa Tallest structure in Iowa (equal) 24|02.0|N|91|50|37|W|type:landmark name=AFLAC Tower

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WBTV-Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1984 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Dallas, North Carolina Tallest structure in N Carolina (equal) 21|51.0|N|81|11|12|W|type:landmark name=WBTV-Tower

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KTVO-TV Tower Script error: No such module "convert". N/A Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Missouri Collapsed June 2, 1988 31|47|N|92|26|29|W|type:landmark name=KTVO

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Hearst-Argyle Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1985 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Walnut Grove, California 15|52.1|N|121|29|25.5|W|type:landmark name=Hearst-Argyle Tower

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WTTO Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1986 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Windham Springs, Alabama Tallest structure in Alabama 28|51.0|N|87|24|03|W|type:landmark name=WTTO Tower

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WCSC-Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1986 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Awendaw, South Carolina Tallest structure in S Carolina (equal) 55|29.0|N|79|41|57|W|type:landmark name=WCSC-Tower

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KTVE-Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1987 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Bolding, Arkansas also known as SpectraSite Tower Bolding; tallest structure in Arkansas 04|41.0|N|92|13|41|W|type:landmark name=KTVE-Tower

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WCTV Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1987 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Metcalf, Georgia Tallest structure in Georgia 40|14.0|N|83|56|26|W|type:landmark name=WCTV Tower

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WRAL HDTV Mast Script error: No such module "convert". (orig. 609.3 m) 1991 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Auburn, North Carolina Rebuil of 2 masts which collapsed in December 1989 40|35.1|N|78|32|07.2|W|type:landmark name=WRAL HDTV Mast

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TV Alabama Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1996 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Windham Springs, Alabama Tallest structure in Alabama 28|48.0|N|87|25|50|W|type:landmark name=TV Alabama Tower

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KDLT Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1998 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Rowena, South Dakota Tallest structure in South Dakota 30|18.0|N|96|33|23|W|type:landmark name=KDLT Tower

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KMOS TV Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 2002 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Syracuse, Missouri Tallest structure in Missouri; also called Rohn Tower. 37|36.0|N|92|52|04|W|type:landmark name=KMOS TV Tower

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Winnie Cumulus Broadcasting Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 2005 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Winnie, Texas Tallest structure in Texas (equal)[5] 56|09.8|N|94|30|39.4|W|type:landmark name=Winnie Cumulus Broadcasting Tower

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Liberman Broadcasting Tower Era Script error: No such module "convert". 2006 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Era, Texas Tallest structure in Texas (equal) 29|05.5|N|97|24|44.8|W|type:landmark name=Liberman Broadcasting Tower Era

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WEAU-Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 2012 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Fairchild, Wisconsin Tallest structure in Wisconsin; original built in 1966, collapsed during ice & wind storm on March 22, 2011; replacement, still at 2,000 feet, began service January 4, 2012 39|50.0|N|90|57|41|W|type:landmark name=WEAU-Tower

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Perry Broadcasting Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 2004 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Alfalfa, Oklahoma Tallest structure in Oklahoma 15|03.8|N|98|36|53.8|W|type:landmark name=Perry Broadcasting Tower

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KY3 Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 2000 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Fordland, Missouri 10|26.0|N|92|56|28.1|W|type:landmark name=KY3 Tower

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SpectraSite Tower Thomasville[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 2002 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Thomasville, Georgia 40|50.3|N|83|58|20.6|W|type:landmark name=SpectraSite Tower Thomasville

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Pegasus Broadcasting Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert".  ? Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Metcalf, Georgia 40|52.0|N|83|58|21|W| name=

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KLDE Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1986 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Liverpool, Texas also known as Clear Channel Broadcasting Tower, TX 17|17.0|N|95|13|54|W|type:landmark name=KLDE Tower

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WCKW/KSTE-Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1988 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Vacherie, Louisiana Tallest structure in Louisiana; also known as Clear Channel Broadcasting Tower, LA. 57|11.0|N|90|43|26|W|type:landmark name=WCKW/KSTE-Tower

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American Towers Tower Elkhart[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 2001 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Elkhart, Iowa 49|48.0|N|93|36|54.6|W|type:landmark name=American Towers Tower Elkhart

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Salem Radio Properties Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 2002 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Collinsville, Texas 32|08.4|N|96|49|55|W|type:landmark name=Salem Radio Properties Tower

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Stowell Cumulus Broadcasting Tower[7] Script error: No such module "convert".  ? Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Stowell, Texas Built, although mentioned in FCC-list as granted 41|52.5|N|94|24|9.3|W|type:landmark name=Stowell Cumulus Broadcasting Tower

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WLBT Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1999 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Raymond, Mississippi Tallest structure in Mississippi 12|49.9|N|90|22|56.5|W|type:landmark name=WLBT Tower

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KYTV Tower 2[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1973 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Marshfield, Missouri also known as American Tower Management 13|09.4|N|92|56|57.4|W|type:landmark name=KYTV Tower 2

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SpectraSite Tower Raymond[6] Script error: No such module "convert".  ? Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Raymond, Mississippi 12|11.9|N|90|23|34.8|W|type:landmark name=SpectraSite Tower Raymond

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Hoyt Radio Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 2003 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Hoyt, Colorado Tallest structure in Colorado 55|21.8|N|103|58|20.2|W|type:landmark name=Hoyt Radio Tower

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Service Broadcasting Tower Decatur[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 2000 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Decatur, Texas 23|12.0|N|97|33|58|W|type:landmark name=Service Broadcasting Tower Decatur

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WTVD Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1978 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Auburn, North Carolina 40|06.0|N|78|31|58|W|type:landmark name=WTVD Tower

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Channel 40 Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1985 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Walnut Grove, California 16|21.4|N|121|30|21.6|W|type:landmark name=Channel 40 Tower

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Liberman Broadcasting Tower Devers[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 2006 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Devers, Texas 01|02.2|N|94|32|47.9|W|type:landmark name=Liberman Broadcasting Tower Devers

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KHYS Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1997 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Devers, Texas dismantled 03|07.0|N|94|31|39|W|type:landmark name=KHYS Tower

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Clear Channel Broadcasting Tower Devers[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1988 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Devers, Texas 03|06.0|N|94|31|38|W|type:landmark name=Clear Channel Broadcasting Tower Devers

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Media General Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1987 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Awendaw, South Carolina 56|25.0|N|79|41|44|W|type:landmark name=Media General Tower

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Eastern North Carolina Broadcasting Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1980 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Trenton, North Carolina 06|16.0|N|77|20|11|W|type:landmark name=Eastern North Carolina Broadcasting Tower

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WNCN Tower[8] Script error: No such module "convert". 2000 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Garner, North Carolina 40|29.0|N|78|31|39.0|W|type:landmark name=WNCN Tower

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KELO TV Tower[9] Script error: No such module "convert". 1974 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Rowena, South Dakota 31|07.0|N|96|32|06|W|type:landmark name=KELO TV Tower

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WITN Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1979 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Grifton, North Carolina also known as Gray Television Tower 21|56.0|N|77|23|37.0|W|type:landmark name=WITN Tower

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Noe Corp Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1998 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Columbia, Louisiana 11|51.0|N|92|04|14|W|type:landmark name=Noe Corp Tower

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Pappas Telecasting Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 2000 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Plymouth County, Iowa 35|12.0|N|96|13|19.0|W|type:landmark name=Pappas Telecasting Tower

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KHOU-TV Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1992 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Missouri City, Texas 33|41.0|N|95|30|05|W|type:landmark name=KHOU-TV Tower

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Richland Towers Tower Missouri City Script error: No such module "convert". 2001 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Missouri City, Texas 34|16.0|N|95|30|38|W|type:landmark name=Richland Towers Tower Missouri City

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KSWB-TV Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1984 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. San Diego, California 41|47|N|116|56|10|W|type:landmark name=KSWB-TV_Tower

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Abraj Al Bait Hotel Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 2011 Skyscraper Hotel, residential 23x15px Saudi Arabia Mecca Tallest structure in Saudi Arabia 25|08|N|39|49|35|E|type:landmark name=Abraj Al Bait Hotel Tower

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Senior Road Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1983 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Missouri City, Texas 34|35.0|N|95|30|37|W|type:landmark name=Senior Road Tower

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KTRK-TV Tower[10] Script error: No such module "convert". 1982 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Missouri City, Texas 34|28.0|N|95|29|38|W|type:landmark name=KTRK-TV Tower

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Houston Tower Joint Venture Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1985 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Missouri City, Texas 34|07.0|N|95|29|58|W|type:landmark name=Houston Tower Joint Venture Tower

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American Towers Tower Missouri City[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 2000 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Missouri City, Texas 33|45.1|N|95|30|35.7|W|type:landmark name=American Towers Tower Missouri City

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Fox-TV Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1982 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Missouri City, Texas 34|29.0|N|95|29|38|W|type:landmark name=Fox-TV Tower

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Mississippi Telecasting Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1982 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Inverness, Mississippi 22|23.0|N|90|32|25|W|type:landmark name=Mississippi Telecasting Tower

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WCNC-TV Tower[11] Script error: No such module "convert". 1992 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Dallas, North Carolina 20|49.4|N|81|10|14.2|W|type:landmark name=WCNC-TV Tower

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Capstar Radio Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 2001 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Middlesex, North Carolina 49|54.0|N|78|08|49|W|type:landmark name=Capstar Radio Tower

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Canton Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 2009 Concrete tower Observation, VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px China Guangzhou 06|32.55|N|113|19|9.29|E|type:landmark name=Canton Tower

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WPDE-TV Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1980 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Dillon, South Carolina 21|53.0|N|79|19|49|W|type:landmark name=WPDE-TV Tower

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Structures (past or present) between 550 and 600 m (1,804 ft and 1,969 ft)

Name Pinnacle height Year Structure type Main use Country Town Remarks Coordinates
KDUH-TV Mast Hemingford Script error: No such module "convert". 1969 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Hemingford, Nebraska collapsed on September 24, 2003 10|21.0|N|103|13|59|W|type:landmark name=KDUH/CH4 TV Mast

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American Towers Tower Liverpool[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1992 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Liverpool, Texas 17|56.8|N|95|14|12.1|W|type:landmark name=American Towers Tower Liverpool

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Media General Tower Dillon [6] Script error: No such module "convert". 2001 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Dillon, South Carolina 22|05.0|N|79|19|20|W|type:landmark name=Media General Tower Dillon

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Duffy-Shamrock Joint Venture Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1990 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Bertram, Texas 43|34.7|N|97|59|24.1|W|type:landmark name=Duffy-Shamrock Joint Venture Tower

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AMFM Tower Collinsville[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 2002 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Collinsville, Texas 33|37.0|N|96|57|35|W|type:landmark name=AMFM Tower Collinsville

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KOLR/KOZK Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". (orig. 609.6 m) 1971 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Fordland, Missouri also known as KYTV Tower 1 10|11.0|N|92|56|31|W|type:landmark name=KOLR/KOZK Tower

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Cosmos Broadcasting Tower Winnabow[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1981 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Winnabow, North Carolina 07|54.0|N|78|11|16|W|type:landmark name=Cosmos Broadcasting Tower Winnabow

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Spectra Site Communications Tower Robertsdale[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 2001 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Robertsdale, Alabama 36|41.0|N|87|36|26.4|W|type:landmark name=Spectra Site Communications Tower Robertsdale

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CBC Real Estate Co. Inc Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1985 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Dallas, North Carolina 21|44.5|N|81|09|18.3|W|type:landmark name=CBC Real Estate Co. Inc Tower

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Cosmos Broadcasting Tower Grady[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1977 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Grady, Alabama 58|29.0|N|86|09|44|W|type:landmark name=Cosmos Broadcasting Tower Grady

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American Towers Tower Columbia[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1986 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Columbia, Louisiana 05|42.6|N|92|10|34.3|W|type:landmark name=American Towers Tower Columbia

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Sonsinger Management Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1988 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Splendora, Texas also known as KKHT Radio Mast 13|54.0|N|95|07|27|W|type:landmark name=Sonsinger Management Tower

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Cedar Rapids TV Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1974 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Walker City, Iowa 18|59.0|N|91|51|31|W|type:landmark name=Cedar Rapids TV Tower

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Channel 6 Tower Eddy[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1981 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Eddy, Texas 16|25.0|N|97|13|15|W|type:landmark name=Channel 6 Tower Eddy

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Entravision Texas Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1998 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Greenwood, Texas 26|13.0|N|97|29|06|W|type:landmark name=Entravision Texas Tower

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Multimedia Associates Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1999 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Rio Grande City, Texas 31|02.0|N|98|39|08|W|type:landmark name=Multimedia Associates Tower

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American Towers Tower Randleman Script error: No such module "convert". 2004 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Randleman, North Carolina 52|13.5|N|79|50|24|W|type:landmark name=American Towers Tower Randleman

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KTUL Tower Coweta Script error: No such module "convert". 1988 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Coweta, Oklahoma 58|08.0|N|95|36|56|W|type:landmark name=KTUL Tower Coweta

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Pingan International Finance Centre Script error: No such module "convert". 2015 Unfinished skyscraper Office 23x15px China Shenzhen Skyscraper under-construction. Expected full height is Script error: No such module "convert".. 32|11|N|114|3|2|E|type:landmark name=Pingan International Finance Centre

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American Towers Tower Robertsdale Script error: No such module "convert". 2004 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Robertsdale, Alabama 36|45.4|N|87|38|41.6|W|type:landmark name=American Towers Tower Robertsdale

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Baldpate Platform Script error: No such module "convert". 1998 Offshore platform Oil drilling 23x15pxU.S. Garden Banks, Gulf of Mexico Located about Script error: No such module "convert". off Louisiana coast
WTVY-TV Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1978 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Bethlehem, Florida Tallest structure in Florida 55|12.0|N|85|44|30|W|type:landmark name=WDJR-FM Tower

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Clear Channel Broadcasting Tower Redfield Script error: No such module "convert". 1985 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Redfield, Arkansas 26|31.0|N|92|13|04|W|type:landmark name=Clear Channel Broadcasting Tower Redfield

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WFMY Tower[12] Script error: No such module "convert". 2002 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Greensboro, North Carolina 52|13.5|N|79|50|24|W|type:landmark name=WFMY Tower

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Cox Radio Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 2000 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Shepherd, Texas 32|07.0|N|95|01|05|W|type:landmark name=Cox Radio Tower

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Media General Tower Spanish Fort Script error: No such module "convert". 1986 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Spanish Fort, Alabama 41|21.0|N|87|49|49|W|type:landmark name=Media General Tower Spanish Fort

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WFTV Tower Saint Cloud Script error: No such module "convert". 2000 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Saint Cloud, Florida 16|45.3|N|81|01|24|W|type:landmark name=WFTV

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Capstar Radio Operating Gray Court Tower[citation needed] Script error: No such module "convert". 1980 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Gray Court, South Carolina demolished, no longer in FCC list
KLKN Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1965 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Genoa, Nebraska 32|28.0|N|97|40|46|W|type:landmark name=KLKN Tower

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Pinnacle Towers Tower Princeton Script error: No such module "convert". 1993 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Princeton, Florida 32|25.0|N|80|28|06|W|type:landmark name=Pinnacle Towers Tower Princeton

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WTVJ Tower Princeton Script error: No such module "convert". 1993 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Princeton, Florida 32|25.0|N|80|28|06|W|type:landmark name=WTVJ Tower Princeton

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Pappas Partnership Stations Tower Gretna[citation needed] Script error: No such module "convert". 1985 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Gretna, Nebraska 04|15.9|N|96|13|32.3|W| name=

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KBIM Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1965 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Roswell, New Mexico 03|20.0|N|103|49|14|W|type:landmark name=KBIM Tower

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Tulsa Tower Joint Venture Tower Oneta Script error: No such module "convert". 1984 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Oneta, Oklahoma 01|15.0|N|95|40|33|W|type:landmark name=Tulsa Tower Joint Venture Tower Oneta

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KTBS Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 2003 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Shreveport, Louisiana 41|7|N|93|56|1|W|type:landmark name=KTBS Tower

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CN Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1976 Concrete tower Observation, VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px Canada Toronto, Ontario Tallest freestanding structure in the Western Hemisphere 38|33.22|N|79|23|13.41|W|type:landmark name=CN Tower

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Structures (past or present) between 500 and 550 m (1,640 and 1,804 ft)

Name Pinnacle height Year Structure type Main use Country Town Remarks Coordinates
SBA Towers Tower Hayneville Script error: No such module "convert". 1989 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Hayneville, Alabama 08|30.2|N|86|44|42.1|W|type:landmark name=SBA Towers Tower Hayneville

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Channel 32 Limited Partnership Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1990 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Hayneville, Alabama 08|31.0|N|86|44|42.0|W|type:landmark name=Channel 32 Limited Partnership Tower

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KATC Tower Kaplan Script error: No such module "convert". 1978 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Kaplan, Louisiana 02|20.0|N|92|22|15|W|type:landmark name=KATC Tower Kaplan

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Cosmos Broadcasting Tower Egypt Script error: No such module "convert". 1981 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Egypt, Arkansas 53|22.0|N|90|56|08|W|type:landmark name=Cosmos Broadcasting Tower Egypt

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Raycom Media Tower Mooringsport Script error: No such module "convert". 1975 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Mooringsport, Louisiana 40|29.0|N|93|56|01|W|type:landmark name=Raycom Media Tower Mooringsport

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Pinnacle Towers Tower Mooringsport Script error: No such module "convert". 1985 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Mooringsport, Louisiana 39|58.0|N|93|55|59|W|type:landmark name=Pinnacle Towers Tower Mooringsport

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1 World Trade Center Script error: No such module "convert". 2013 Skyscraper Office, VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. New York City Tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere 42|42|N|74|0|45|W|type:landmark name=World Trade Center

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Branch Young Broadcasting Tower Script error: No such module "convert".  ? Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Branch, Louisiana 19|18|N|92|16|58|W|type:landmark name=Branch Young Broadcasting Tower

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Ostankino Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1967 Concrete tower Observation, VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px Russia Moscow 2000 fire led to renovation, tallest structure in Russia 49|10.94|N|37|36|41.79|E|type:landmark name=Ostankino Tower

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KLFY TV Tower Maxie Script error: No such module "convert". 1970 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Maxie, Louisiana 19|21.0|N|92|22|40|W|type:landmark name=KLFY TV Tower Maxie

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Cusseta Richland Towers Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 2005 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Cusseta, Georgia 19|16.4|N|84|47|28.2|W|type:landmark name=Cusseta Richland Towers Tower

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Cox Radio Tower Braselton[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1984 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Braselton, Georgia 07|32.0|N|83|51|32|W|type:landmark name=Cox Radio Tower Braselton

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American Towers Tower Eglin[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 2001 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Elgin, South Carolina also known as WOLO TV Tower 06|58.4|N|80|45|49.9|W|type:landmark name=American Towers Tower Eglin

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Alabama Telecasters Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1995 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Gordonsville, Alabama 08|58.0|N|86|46|51|W|type:landmark name=Alabama Telecasters Tower

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WIMZ-FM-Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1963 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Knoxville, Tennessee also known as WBIR TV mast, tallest structure in world, 1963 08|05.49|N|83|43|28.01|W|type:landmark name=WIMZ-FM-Tower

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Capitol Broadcasting Tower Broadway Script error: No such module "convert". 1985 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Broadway, North Carolina dismantled 30|45.0|N|78|58|40|W|type:landmark name=Capitol Broadcasting Tower Broadway

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Capitol Broadcasting Tower Columbia Script error: No such module "convert". 2000 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Columbia, North Carolina 30|44.0|N|78|58|41|W|type:landmark name=Capitol Broadcasting Tower Columbia

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WTVM/WRBL-TV & WVRK-FM Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1962 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Cusseta, Georgia also known as WTVM TV mast, tallest structure in world, 1962–1963 19|25.09|N|84|46|45.07|W|type:landmark name=WTVM/WRBL-TV & WVRK-FM Tower

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WAVE-Mast Script error: No such module "convert". 1990 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. La Grange, Kentucky 27|23.0|N|85|25|28|W|type:landmark name=WAVE-Mast

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CTF Finance Centre Script error: No such module "convert". 2015 Skyscraper Hotel, residential, office 23x15px China Guangzhou topped-out in 2014 07|13|N|113|19|14|E|region:CN-44_type:landmark name=CTF Finance Centre

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Louisiana Television Broadcasting Tower Sunshine Script error: No such module "convert". 1972 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Sunshine, Louisiana 17|49.0|N|91|11|37|W|type:landmark name=Louisiana Television Broadcasting Tower Sunshine

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Bullwinkle Platform Script error: No such module "convert". 1989 Offshore platform Oil drilling 23x15px U.S. Manatee Field, Gulf of Mexico Located about Script error: No such module "convert". southwest of New Orleans
Pinnacle Towers Tower Addis Script error: No such module "convert". 1986 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Addis, Louisiana 19|35.0|N|91|16|36|W|type:landmark name=Pinnacle Towers Tower Addis

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Richland Towers Tower Cedar Hill Script error: No such module "convert". 2004 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Cedar Hill, Texas 35|02.7|N|96|57|48.8|W|type:landmark name=Richland Towers Tower Cedar Hill

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Willis Tower (formerly Sears Tower) Script error: No such module "convert". 1974 Skyscraper Office, observation, VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. Chicago, Illinois Tallest building in world, 1974–1998 52|44.1|N|87|38|10.2|W|type:landmark name=Sears Tower

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World Trade Center, Tower 1 Script error: No such module "convert". 1973 Skyscraper Office, VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px U.S. New York City destroyed on September 11, 2001 42|42|N|74|0|45|W|type:landmark name=World Trade Center

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WAFB Tower Baton Rouge Script error: No such module "convert". 1965 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Baton Rouge, Louisiana 21|59.0|N|91|12|47|W|type:landmark name=WAFB Tower Baton Rouge

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Goldin Finance 117 Script error: No such module "convert". 2015 Unfinished skyscraper Office 23x15px China Goldin Finance 117 Skyscraper under-construction. Expected full height is Script error: No such module "convert".. 5|21|N|117|4|49|E|type:landmark name=Goldin Finance 117

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WAEO Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1966 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Starks, Wisconsin destroyed on November 17, 1968 in aircraft collision
Media Venture Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1999 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Fincher, Florida 40|07.0|N|83|58|10|W|type:landmark name=Media Venture Tower

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Media Venture Management Tower Fincher[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1999 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Fincher, Florida
Orlando Hearst Argyle Television Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1980 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Orange City, Florida Height today 510.5 metres 56|16.0|N|81|18|57.0|W|type:landmark name=Orlando Hearst Argyle Television Tower

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Pinnacle Towers Tower Moody[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1988 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Moody, Texas 18|54.0|N|97|19|37|W|type:landmark name=Pinnacle Towers Tower Moody

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Clear Channel Broadcasting Tower Rosinton[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1981 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Rosinton, Alabama
Pacific and Southern Company Tower Lugoff[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1985 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Lugoff, South Carolina 05|50.0|N|80|45|50|W|type:landmark name=Pacific and Southern Company Tower Lugoff

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Young Broadcasting Tower Garden City[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1978 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Garden City, South Dakota 57|56.0|N|97|35|23|W|type:landmark name=Young Broadcasting Tower Garden City

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Gray Television Tower Carlos[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1983 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Carlos, Texas 33|17.0|N|96|01|52|W|type:landmark name=Gray Television Tower Carlos

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South Dakota Public Broadcasting Network Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1974 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Faith, South Dakota 03|14.0|N|102|15|49|W|type:landmark name=South Dakota Public Broadcasting Network Tower

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Spectra Site Communications Tower Orange City[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1984 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Orange City, Florida Height reduced to 512.7 metres 55|11.1|N|81|19|07|W|type:landmark name=Spectra Site Communications Tower Orange City

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Christmas Brown Road Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 2001 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Christmas, Florida 36|36.0|N|81|03|34.0|W|type:landmark name=Christmas Brown Road Tower

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Gray Television Tower Madill[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1984 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Madill, Oklahoma 01|58.0|N|96|48|01|W|type:landmark name=Gray Television Tower Madill

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American Tower Christmas[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 2001 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Christmas, Florida 34|53.0|N|81|04|29|W|type:landmark name=American Tower Christmas

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Richland Towers Bithlo[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 2002 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Bithlo, Florida 35|12.6|N|81|04|57.5|W|type:landmark name=Richland Towers Bithlo

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Northland Television Tower Rhinelander[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1979 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Rhinelander, Wisconsin 40|03.0|N|89|12|29|W|type:landmark name=Northland Television Tower Rhinelander

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Gray Television Tower Moody[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1978 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Moody, Texas 19|20.0|N|97|19|03|W|type:landmark name=Gray Television Tower Moody

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KFVS TV Mast Script error: No such module "convert". 1960 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Cape Girardeau County, Missouri Tallest structure in the world 1960–1961 25|44.5|N|89|30|13.84|W|type:landmark name=KFVS TV Mast

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Taipei 101 Script error: No such module "convert". 2004 Skyscraper Office, observation, VHF-UHF transmission 23x15px Taiwan Taipei Tallest building in the world 2004–2007 02|01|N|121|33|52|E|type:landmark name=Taipei 101

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Cox Radio Tower Verna Script error: No such module "convert". 1994 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Verna, Florida 24|31.2|N|82|14|59.3|W|type:landmark name=Cox Radio Tower Verna

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WMTW TV Mast Script error: No such module "convert". 2001 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Baldwin, Maine 50|44.0|N|70|45|41|W|type:landmark name=WMTW TV Mast

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American Towers Tower Cedar Hill[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1999 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Cedar Hill, Texas 35|20.0|N|96|58|05.9|W|type:landmark name=American Towers Tower Cedar Hill

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American Towers Tower Oklahoma City[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 1999 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 35|52.1|N|97|29|23.2|W|type:landmark name=American Towers Tower Oklahoma City

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University of North Carolina Tower[6] Script error: No such module "convert". 2000 Guyed mast VHF-UHF transmission 23x15pxU.S. Columbia, North Carolina 54|01.0|N|76|20|44|W|type:landmark name=University of North Carolina Tower

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Structures taller than Script error: No such module "convert". under construction

This is an incomplete list of structures under construction that are projected to be taller than Script error: No such module "convert". and have current height under Script error: No such module "convert".. It does not include on-hold or topped-out structures.

Name Pinnacle height planned Year completion
expected
Structure type Country Town
Kingdom Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 2019 Skyscraper 23x15px Saudi Arabia Jeddah
Suzhou Zhongnan Center Script error: No such module "convert". 2020 Skyscraper 23x15px China Suzhou
Wuhan Greenland Center Script error: No such module "convert". 2017 Skyscraper 23x15px China Wuhan
KL118 Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 2019 Skyscraper 23x15px Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
Pearl of the North Script error: No such module "convert". 2018 Skyscraper 23x15px China Shenyang
Lotte World Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 2015 Skyscraper Template:Country data South Korea South Korea Seoul
Nordstrom Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 2018 Skyscraper 23x15px United States New York City
Tianjin Chow Tai Fook Binhai Center Script error: No such module "convert". 2018 Skyscraper 23x15px China Tianjin
China Zun Script error: No such module "convert". 2018 Skyscraper 23x15px China Beijing
Dalian Greenland Center Script error: No such module "convert". 2018 Skyscraper 23x15px China Dalian

List by continent

Current

The following table is a list of the current tallest structures by each continent (listed by geographic size):

Continent Structure Height Year[13] Country
Asia Burj Khalifa Script error: No such module "convert". 2009 23x15px United Arab Emirates
Africa Nador transmitter Script error: No such module "convert". 1972 23x15px Morocco
North America KVLY-TV mast Script error: No such module "convert". 1963 23x15px United States
South America Gran Torre Santiago Script error: No such module "convert". 2012 23x15px Chile
Europe Ostankino Tower Script error: No such module "convert". 1967 23x15px Russia
Australia VLF Transmitter Woodside Script error: No such module "convert". 1971 23x15px Australia
Oceania VLF transmitter Lualualei Script error: No such module "convert". 1972 23x15px United States (Hawaii)

All time

The following table is a list of the all time tallest structures by each continent (listed by geographic size):

Continent Structure Height Year[13] Country
Asia Burj Khalifa Script error: No such module "convert". 2009 23x15pxUnited Arab Emirates
Africa OMEGA transmitter Chabrier Script error: No such module "convert". 1976 23x15px Réunion (France)
North America KVLY-TV mast Script error: No such module "convert". 1963 23x15px United States
South America Omega Tower Trelew Script error: No such module "convert". 1971 23x15px Argentina
Europe Warsaw radio mast Script error: No such module "convert". 1974 23x15px Poland
Oceania VLF transmitter Lualualei Script error: No such module "convert". 1972 23x15px United States (Hawaii)

Future

Contient Name Height Floor count Expected completion
Africa Nador transmitter 380 meters None 1972
Asia Azerbaijan Tower 1.050 Kilometers 189 2019
Australia Naval Communication Station Harold E. Holt 389 Meters None 1998
Europe Lakhta Center 462 Meters 86 2018
North america KVLY-TV mast 628 Meters None 1963
South america Buenos Aires Forum 1 Kilometer 200 2016

See also

References

External links

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