It's about 5,000 times as long as a Semitrailer
In other words, 71 kilometers is 4,853 times the length of a Semitrailer, and the length of a Semitrailer is 0.000206 times that amount.(a.k.a. semi-trailer truck, a.k.a. semi, a.k.a. tractor-trailer, a.k.a. truck and trailer, a.k.a. eighteen-wheeler, a.k.a. big rig, a.k.a. Mack truck, a.k.a. transport, a.k.a. lorry, a.k.a. artic; for box truck; United States Federal length limits)
According to the United States Department of Transportation (DOT), the maximum allowable length of a semitrailer pulled by a road tractor truck is 0.01463 kilometers (unless superseded by state law). These regulations also allow the vehicles to tow up to 36,000 kg in gross weight.
It's about one-five-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Distance from Earth to the Moon
In other words, 71 kilometers is 0.000184686 times the length of The Distance from Earth to the Moon, and the length of The Distance from Earth to the Moon is 5,414.599 times that amount.(a.k.a. Luna) (median of semi-major axis, or apigee, and semi-minor axes, or perigee)
The orbit of the Moon around the Earth is elliptical, with an average distance of 384,436.5 km from center-to-center. About 428.376 kg of moon rock have been cataloged on the Earth, from the American Apollo and Soviet Luna Programs, and from samples that have been extracted from meteorites.
It's about 5,500 times as tall as a Brachiosaurus
In other words, 71 kilometers is 5,500 times the height of a Brachiosaurus, and the height of a Brachiosaurus is 0.0002 times that amount.(based on comparable bone measurements, height to head)
Dinosaurs in the genus Brachiosaurus had an estimated height (at the head with neck fully extended) of up to 0.013 kilometers. A resin cast of the first Brachiosaurus specimen, owned by the Field Museum in Chicago, is currently on display at the O'Hare International Airport.
It's about 6,500 times as tall as a Telephone Pole
In other words, 71 kilometers is 6,500 times the height of a Telephone Pole, and the height of a Telephone Pole is 0.0002 times that amount.(a.k.a. Utility Pole, a.k.a Power Pole, a.k.a. Telegraph Pole, a.k.a. Telegraph Post, a.k.a. Hydro Pole) (exposed height; per Florida Public Service Commission average)
A standard telephone pole is 0.011 kilometers tall. Despite alternatives, most telephone poles in the US are made of wood — most commonly pine — and have a lifespan of 25 to 50 years, depending on climate and preservatives applied.
It's about 8,500 times as long as a London bus
In other words, 71 kilometers is 8,470 times the length of a London bus, and the length of a London bus is 0.00012 times that amount.(Routemaster Double-Decker, RM standard specification)
The Routemaster Double-Decker buses, well-known as icons of London, measure 0.00838 kilometers in length. The buses were said to be well-designed for travel in the London traffic, as they offered an open door for riders to board and exit even while the bus was moving at low speeds, and a full-time conductor to collect fares.
It's about 10,000 times as tall as a Giraffe
In other words, 71 kilometers is 12,000 times the height of a Giraffe, and the height of a Giraffe is 0.000083 times that amount.(Giraffa camelopardalis) (Adult, average)
An adult giraffe may grow to be up to 0.006 kilometers tall. Adult giraffes require very little sleep, averaging just 1.9 hours per day.
It's about 15,000 times as long as a Beetle (Volkswagen)
In other words, 71 kilometers is 17,410 times the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen), and the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen) is 0.00005744 times that amount.(1964 model) (a.k.a. Volkswagen 1200, a.k.a. Käfer)
A 1964 Volkswagen Beetle measures 0.004079 kilometers. As the longest continuously-produced automobile design — in production for 75 years between 1938 and 2003 — the Beetle was voted the most fourth-most influential car of the twentieth century by the Global Automotive Elections Foundation.