- North Carolina Science Festival , UNC - Chapel Hill Physics and Astronomy Department, University of North Carolina
- 13.08 metre(s)
- United States (Chapel Hill)
The highest launch from a Galilean cannon is 13.08 m (42 ft 10 in), and was achieved by the North Carolina Science Festival, UNC - Chapel Hill Physics and Astronomy Department, and the University of North Carolina (all USA) in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA, on 6 March 2020.
They attempted the record to celebrate the North Carolina Science Festival's 10th Anniversary. They hoped to recreate it for UNC's Science Expo.