The world's tallest known tree was discovered in 2006, called the Hyperion, a type of Redwood (Sequoia Sempervirens).
Last measured in 2019, standing at 116.07m (380 ft 9.7 in).
4.94 m (16 ft 2.5 in)
25 August 2006 by Chris Atkins and Richard Taylor (USA)
Estimated age between 600 and 800 years old.
Its precise location is kept secret to help protect it, but is located in the Redwood National Park in California, USA