# How long is 146.304 meters?

It's about half as long as The QE2

The length of The QE2 is about 294 meters.

(a.k.a. RMS Queen Elizabeth 2)

The QE2 has a total length of 294 m. During its voyaging lifetime from 1969 through 2008, it travelled more than 9,600,000,000 meters, the furthest cumulative distance by any ship in modern history.

It's about two times as wide as The Wingspan of a 747

The width of The Wingspan of a 747 is about 68.50 meters.

(a.k.a. Boeing 747, a.k.a. Jumbo Jet, a.k.a. Queen of the Skies) (for Boeing 747-8 series)

The wingspan of a Boeing 747-8 is 68.5 m. Fully loaded, the 747 can travel 8,290,000 meters before refueling.

It's about half as tall as The Eiffel Tower

The height of The Eiffel Tower is about 324 meters.

(a.k.a.

*La Tour Eiffel*) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)It's about two-and-a-half times as tall as The Cinderella Castle

The height of The Cinderella Castle is about 57.60 meters.

(Fantasyland, Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida)

Walt Disney World's Cinderella Castle is 57.6 m tall. The castle's architecture uses the optical trick known as "forced perspective" — the castle gets smaller near the top — to appear larger than it truly is.

It's about two-and-a-half times as tall as The Leaning Tower of Pisa

The height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa is about 56.40 meters.

(a.k.a. The Tower of Pisa, a.k.a.

*Torre pendente di Pisa*) (Pisa, Italy) (height along center axis)It's about two-fifths as tall as The Empire State Building

The height of The Empire State Building is about 381.01 meters.

(New York City, New York) (to top of building)

The Empire State Building stands 381.01 m to its architectural peak. The spire emerging from the top of the building was originally intended to be a mooring mast for blimps whose passengers could disembark onto a landing platform on the 102nd floor of the building.

It's about two-and-a-half times as tall as The Mahabodhi Temple

The height of The Mahabodhi Temple is about 55 meters.

(a.k.a. Great Awakening Temple, a.k.a. Maha Bodhi Temple, a.k.a. Temple of Bodh Gaya, a.k.a. Mahabodhi Mahavihar) (Bodh Gaya, Gaya District, Bihar, India)

The tower of the Mahabodhi Temple measures 55 m in total height. The site has been of sacred interest for more than 2,000 years, with the current Temple dating back at least 1,400 years.

It's about three times as tall as Nelson's Column

The height of Nelson's Column is about 51.640 meters.

(London, England, United Kingdom) (from pedestal first step to tip of statue's hat)

Nelson's Column measures 51.64 m from the first step of the pedestal's base to the top of the statue's hat. While the London tower is the tallest, there are at least eight other monuments to Admiral Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, 1st Duke of Bronté throughout England, Scotland, Ireland, Canada, and Barbados.

It's about three times as tall as The Arc de Triomphe

The height of The Arc de Triomphe is about 49 meters.

(Paris, France)

The Arc de Triomphe stands 49 m tall. France's Tomb of the Unknown Soldier from the First World War lies beneath the arch and is commemorated by the first eternal flame to have been lit in modern European history.

It's about one-third as tall as The Petronas Twin Towers

The height of The Petronas Twin Towers is about 451.90 meters.

(a.k.a.

*Menara Berkembar Petronas*, a.k.a. Petronas Towers) (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) (to spire)It's about three times as tall as The Chicago Water Tower

The height of The Chicago Water Tower is about 46.90 meters.

(Chicago, Illinois)

The Chicago Water Tower is 46.9 m tall. The tower's architecture was one source of inspiration behind the design of White Castle fast-food restaurants beginning with "Building Number 8," a prefabricated structure built in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1936.

It's about three-tenths as tall as The Shanghai World Financial Center

The height of The Shanghai World Financial Center is about 492 meters.

(上海环球金融中 上海環球金融中心, Shànghǎi huánqiú jīnróng zhōngxīn) (a.k.a. SWFC) (Shanghai, China) (to spire)

It's about three-and-a-half times as long as Ha'Penny Bridge

The length of Ha'Penny Bridge is about 42.90 meters.

(a.k.a.

*Droichead na Leathphingine*, a.k.a. Liffey Bridge, a.k.a.*Droichead na Life*, f.k.a. Wellington Bridge) (Quay of Bachelors Walk, Temple Bar Neighborhood, Dublin, Ireland)The Ha'Penny Bridge, crossing the River Liffey in Dublin, measures 42.9 meters in total length. Over 30,000 pedestrians cross the breach each day.

It's about three-tenths as tall as The Willis Tower

The height of The Willis Tower is about 520 meters.

(a.k.a. Sears Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (to antenna peak)

It's about one-fourth as tall as The CN Tower

The height of The CN Tower is about 553.330 meters.

(a.k.a.

*La Tour CN*, a.k.a. Canadian National Tower, a.k.a. Canada's National Tower) (Toronto, Canada) (to spire)The CN Tower measures 553.33 m tall at its spire. Used only in emergencies and for charitable climbing events, the 2,579-step staircase to the top is the longest metal staircase in the world.