It's about fifteen times as tall as The Mahabodhi Temple
In other words, 82,800 centimeters is 15 times the height of The Mahabodhi Temple, and the height of The Mahabodhi Temple is 0.07 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Great AwakeningÂ 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 5,500 centimeters 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 sixteen times as tall as Nelson's Column
In other words, 82,800 centimeters is 16.0 times the height of Nelson's Column, and the height of Nelson's Column is 0.0624 times that amount.
(London, England, United Kingdom) (from pedestal first step to tip of statue's hat)Nelson's Column measures 5,164 centimeters 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 seventeen times as tall as The Arc de Triomphe
In other words, 82,800 centimeters is 17 times the height of The Arc de Triomphe, and the height of The Arc de Triomphe is 0.06 times that amount.
(Paris, France)The Arc de Triomphe stands 4,900 centimeters 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 seventeen-and-a-half times as tall as The Chicago Water Tower
In other words, 82,800 centimeters is 17.7 times the height of The Chicago Water Tower, and the height of The Chicago Water Tower is 0.057 times that amount.
(Chicago, Illinois)The Chicago Water Tower is 4,690 centimeters 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 nineteen-and-a-half times as long as Ha'Penny Bridge
In other words, 82,800 centimeters is 19.3 times the length of Ha'Penny Bridge, and the length of Ha'Penny Bridge is 0.052 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 4,290 centimeters in total length. Over 30,000 pedestrians cross the breach each day.
It's about thirty times as long as Baseball base distances
In other words, 82,800 centimeters is 30.184 times the length of Baseball base distances, and the length of Baseball base distances is 0.0331 times that amount.
(MLB Official Baseball Rules specification)According to MLB Official Baseball Rules, the distance between baseball diamond bases is 2,743.20 centimeters. 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-thirtieth as tall as Olympus Mons
In other words, 82,800 centimeters is 0.03 times the height of Olympus Mons, and the height of Olympus Mons is 32 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Mount Olympus) (Mars)The tallest mountain in the solar system, Olympus Mons rises to approximately 2,700,000 centimeters. The mountain has been known to astronomers since the nineteenth century because it is tall enough to rise above Mars' frequent dust storms. |