Top 10 – Highest Buildings In The World

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1. Burj Khalifa (2,717 ft)

Burj Khalifa is a skyscraper in Dubai with a total height of 829.8 m (2,722 ft) and a roof height (excluding antenna) of 828 m (2,717 ft). It has been the tallest structure in the world since its topping out in late 2008.

 

 

2. Shanghair Tower (2,073 ft)

 

Shanghair Tower is a 632-metre (2,073 ft), skyscraper in Lujiazui with 128 stories. It also has the world’s highest observation deck within a building or structure and the world’s fastest elevators at a top speed of 20.5 metres per second (74 km/h; 46 mph).

 

3. Abraj Al-Bait Clock Tower (1,971 ft)

The Abraj Al-Baitis a government-owned megatall complex of seven skyscraper hotels in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The tallest tower in the complex is the tallest building in Saudi Arabia, with a height of 581.1 metres (1,906 feet).

 

 

 

4. Ping An Finance Centre (1,965 ft)

Ping An International Finance Centre is a 115-storey megatall skyscraper in Shenzhen, China. The building topped out on April 30, 2015, and became the second tallest skyscraper in China at a height of 599 metres.

 

5. Lotte World Tower (1,819 ft)

Lotte World Tower is a 123-floor, 554.5-metre (1,819 ft) skyscraper located in Seoul, South Korea. It opened to the public on April 3, 2017 and is currently the tallest building in South Korea.

 

6. One World Trade Center (1,776 ft)

One World Trade Center is the main building of the rebuilt World Trade Center complex in Lower Manhattan, New York City. It is the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere

 

 

7. Guangzhou CTF Finance Centre (1,739 ft)

The Guangzhou Chow Tai Fook Finance Centre is a 1,739-foot (530 m) tall mixed-use skyscraper in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou, which was completed in October 2016.

 

 

8. China Zun (1,732 ft)

The 108-storey, 528 m (1,732 ft) building will be the tallest in the city, surpassing that of the China World Trade Center Tower III by 190 metres.

9. Taipei 101 (1,667 ft)

The Taipei 101 is a landmark supertall skyscraper in Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan. The building was officially classified as the world’s tallest in 2004, and remained such until the completion of the Burj Khalifa in Dubai in 2010.

 

10. Shanghai World Financial Center (1,614 ft)

 

 

The Shanghai World Financial Center is a supertall skyscraper located in the Pudong district of Shanghai, China.

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