It's about 2,000 times as tall as The Arc de Triomphe
In other words, 52,000 smoots is 1,800 times the height of The Arc de Triomphe, and the height of The Arc de Triomphe is 0.00056 times that amount.(Paris, France)
The Arc de Triomphe stands 29 smoots 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 2,000 times as tall as The Chicago Water Tower
In other words, 52,000 smoots is 1,890 times the height of The Chicago Water Tower, and the height of The Chicago Water Tower is 0.000529 times that amount.(Chicago, Illinois)
The Chicago Water Tower is 27.60 smoots 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 2,000 times as long as Ha'Penny Bridge
In other words, 52,000 smoots is 2,060 times the length of Ha'Penny Bridge, and the length of Ha'Penny Bridge is 0.000485 times that amount.(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 25.20 smoots in total length. Over 30,000 pedestrians cross the breach each day.
It's about 3,000 times as long as Baseball base distances
In other words, 52,000 smoots is 3,225.90 times the length of Baseball base distances, and the length of Baseball base distances is 0.00030999 times that amount.(MLB Official Baseball Rules specification)
According to MLB Official Baseball Rules, the distance between baseball diamond bases is 16.1190 smoots. While second and home base are located upon the corners of the 27.432 sq. m area created by the bases, first and third base are placed within that square, to better allow the umpires to judge whether a ball is fair or foul.
It's about one-four-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Distance from Earth to the Moon
In other words, 52,000 smoots is 0.0002301904 times the length of The Distance from Earth to the Moon, and the length of The Distance from Earth to the Moon is 4,344.230 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 225,899,900 smoots 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 4,500 times as long as a Cricket Pitch
In other words, 52,000 smoots is 4,398.990 times the length of a Cricket Pitch, and the length of a Cricket Pitch is 0.000227325 times that amount.(per Marylebone Cricket Council / International Cricket Council Law #6)
The length of a cricket pitch, from one bowling crease to the other, is 11.82090 smoots. The wickets at either end of the pitch stand 0.4230810 smoots tall including the bails.
It's about 4,500 times as long as a Bowling Lane
In other words, 52,000 smoots is 4,619.60 times the length of a Bowling Lane, and the length of a Bowling Lane is 0.00021647 times that amount.(USBC specifications; tenpin; including pin deck)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling lane should measure 11.2560 smoots. In a Professional Bowling Association game, the lane must be lubricated by about 25 ml (0.85 fl. oz) of oil.