Bluebulb Projects presents:
The Measure of Things Logo
Enter a measurement to see comparisons


Equivalents in other units


How long is 10 feet?

Sort Order:
Closest first | Highest first | Lowest first

It's about one-one-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Hollywood Walk of Fame
In other words, the length of The Hollywood Walk of Fame is 1,300 times 10 feet.
(Hollywood Boulevard and Vine Street, Hollywood, California) (approximate length)
The Hollywood Walk of Fame is approximately 13,000 feet. Gene Autry, most famous as the singer of "Back in the Saddle Again" and as the writer and singer of "Here Comes Santa Claus," is the only entertainer to have a star in every category — film, television, recording, radio, and theater. One of Autry's stars is also one of only two stars which have been stolen from the Walk and never recovered.
It's about one-one-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Indianapolis Motor Speedway
In other words, 10 feet is 0.000757576 times the length of The Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and the length of The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is 1,320 times that amount.
(Speedway, Indiana) (rectangular oval course)
The rectangular oval course of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is 13,200 feet. While famous for its automotive racing, the first motorsport held at the track was a series of motorcycle races in August, 1909 — a little less than two years before the inaugural Indianapolis 500 race was run.
It's about one-one-thousand-five-hundredth as long as Daytona International Speedway
In other words, 10 feet is 0.000757576 times the length of Daytona International Speedway, and the length of Daytona International Speedway is 1,320 times that amount.
(Daytona Beach, Florida) (tri-oval course)
The tri-oval course of the Daytona International Speedway, upon which the NASCAR Daytona 500 is run, is 13,200 feet in length. Although the tri-oval design is said to allow for greater visibility during the race, the real reason for the then-unique design was that plot available for construction of the track was only 350 acres and could not accommodate a traditional oval layout of appropriate length.
It's about one-one-thousand-five-hundredth as tall as a Puncak Jaya
In other words, 10 feet is 0.0006241 times the height of a Puncak Jaya, and the height of a Puncak Jaya is 1,602 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Mt. Carstensz, a.k.a. Carstensz Pyramid, a.k.a. Nemangkawi, a.k.a. Carstensz Toppen, a.k.a. Gunung Sukarno) (Papua province, Indonesia)
The highest point in Oceania (and therefore one of the seven summits) peak of Puncak Jaya is 16,020 feet. Dutch explorer Jan Carstenszoon, the mountain's namesake, is said to have been ridiculed for claiming to have seen snow near the equator when he reported his discovery of the peak in 1623.
It's about one-one-thousand-five-hundredth as tall as a Vinson Massif
In other words, 10 feet is 0.0006231 times the height of a Vinson Massif, and the height of a Vinson Massif is 1,605 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Mount Vinson) (Antarctica)
Mount Vinson, the highest peak of the Vinson Massif mountain, reaches 16,050 feet at its peak. The mountain is named after Georgia Congressman Carl Vinson who emphatically promoted Antarctic exploration in the 1930s.
It's about 2,000 times as wide as a Strand of Spaghetti
In other words, 10 feet is 1,800 times the width of a Strand of Spaghetti, and the width of a Strand of Spaghetti is 0.00056 times that amount.
(average; restaurant and supermarket applications) (based on FMA Omcan Italian Made TR50 Counter Top Pasta Machine Extruder 13317)
An average strand of restaurant-grade spaghetti measures 0.0056 feet in thickness. In 2010, a California Buca di Beppo set a world record by preparing a 13,780-lb bowl of spaghetti, served in a swimming pool.
It's about one-two-thousandth as tall as Mount Elbrus
In other words, 10 feet is 0.0005402 times the height of Mount Elbrus, and the height of Mount Elbrus is 1,851 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Mingi Tau, a.k.a. Эльбрус, a.k.a. იალბუზი) (Karachay-Cherkessia and Kabardino-Balkaria, Russia) (west summit)
The west summit of the dual-summit volcano Mount Elbrus is 18,510 feet at its peak and is the highest peak in both Russia and the European continent. Until 1976, a cable car would take visitors to the mountain as far up as the Garabashi camp, located at an elevation of 12,470 feet.