How long is 0.794 milimeters?
It's about two-thirds as long as a Grain of Sand
The length of a Grain of Sand is about 1.250 milimeters.
It's about half as wide as a Strand of Spaghetti
The width of a Strand of Spaghetti is about 1.70 milimeters.
(average; restaurant and supermarket applications) (based on FMA Omcan Italian Made TR50 Counter Top Pasta Machine Extruder 13317)
It's about eight times as tall as a sheet of Paper
The height of a sheet of Paper is about 0.10 milimeters.
It's about one-twentieth as long as an Aspirin
The length of an Aspirin is about 14 milimeters.
(for up & up aspirin, 325mg, regular strength tablets) (a.k.a. acetylsalicylic acid, a.k.a. ASA)
It's about one-sixty-fifth as tall as a Golf Tee
The height of a Golf Tee is about 54 milimeters.
The most common golf tee size and the length preferred for iron and most wood clubs is 54 milimeters tall. The tee did not come into common use until it was promoted by professional golfers Walter Hagen and Joe Kirkwood, as part of a marketing effort by the patent-holder of the well-known, "Reddy Tee."
It's about 100 times as long as a Red Blood Cell
The length of a Red Blood Cell is about 0.0075 milimeters.
(a.k.a. RBCs, a.k.a. haematids, a.k.a. erythrocyte, a.k.a. erythroid cells, a.k.a. red blood corpuscles)
It's about 150 times as long as a Cell's Nucleus
The length of a Cell's Nucleus is about 0.006 milimeters.
(for animal cell)
The nucleus of an animal cell measures an average of 0.006 milimeters. The nucleus is the largest organelle in these cells, accounting for about 10% of the cell's total volume.
It's about 400 times as long as a Mitochondrion
The length of a Mitochondrion is about 0.00188 milimeters.
A mitochondrion measures between 0.75 and 3 micrometers (Âµm). The mitochondrion is commonly referred to as the powerhouse of the cell, responsible for the generation of ATP. The size, shape, and distribution of mitochondria varies widely, with human liver cells each having 1,000 to 2,000 mitochondria.
It's about one-five-hundredth as tall as a Bowling Pin
The height of a Bowling Pin is about 381 milimeters.
(USBC specifications; tenpin)
It's about one-eight-hundred-fiftieth as long as a Woman's Footstep
The length of a Woman's Footstep is about 660 milimeters.
(for healthy, middle-aged woman of average height; single step length)
It's about one-one-thousandth as long as a Man's Footstep
The length of a Man's Footstep is about 790 milimeters.
(for healthy, middle-aged man of average height; single step length)
It's about one-one-thousandth as tall as Verne Troyer
The height of Verne Troyer is about 810 milimeters.
Verne Troyer, most famous for his role as Mini-Me in the Austin Powers series, was an LP with a height of 810 milimeters. Troyer's first role was as a stunt double for a baby in the 1994 film Baby's Day Out.
It's about one-one-thousandth as tall as General Tom Thumb
The height of General Tom Thumb is about 910 milimeters.
(a.k.a. Charles Sherwood Stratton) (1838-1883) (circus performer; height at death)