It's about one-fourth as tall as The Hollywood Sign
In other words, 13 feet is 0.26 times the height of The Hollywood Sign, and the height of The Hollywood Sign is 3.8 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Hollywoodland Sign) (Mount Lee, Hollywood Hills, Santa Monica Mountains, California)Each of the white letters in the Hollywood Sign measures 49 feet tall. Built as an advertisement in 1923, the sign was intended to stand for only eighteen months.
It's about four-and-a-half times as tall as General Tom Thumb
In other words, 13 feet is 4.4 times the height of General Tom Thumb, and the height of General Tom Thumb is 0.23 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Charles Sherwood Stratton) (1838-1883) (circus performer; height at death)General Tom Thumb was an LP with a height (at his death) of 3 feet. Thumb stopped growing at 2.10 feet when he was five years old, but resumed growth in his teens which continued through the remainder of his life.
It's about one-fifth as long as a Bowling Lane
In other words, 13 feet is 0.20685 times the length of a Bowling Lane, and the length of a Bowling Lane is 4.8344 times that amount.
(USBC specifications; tenpin; including pin deck)According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling lane should measure 62.8480 feet. In a Professional Bowling Association game, the lane must be lubricated by about 25 ml (0.85 fl. oz) of oil.
It's about five times as tall as Verne Troyer
In other words, 13 feet is 4.9 times the height of Verne Troyer, and the height of Verne Troyer is 0.2 times that amount.
(1969-2018) (actor)Verne Troyer, most famous for his role as Mini-Me in the Austin Powers series, was an LP with a height of 2.70 feet. Troyer's first role was as a stunt double for a baby in the 1994 film Baby's Day Out.
It's about five times as long as a Man's Footstep
In other words, 13 feet is 5 times the length of a Man's Footstep, and the length of a Man's Footstep is 0.2 times that amount.
(for healthy, middle-aged man of average height; single step length)According to studies by The University of Oklahoma's Health Sciences Center, the average length of a man's step is 2.60 feet, for an average stride (two-step's length) of 5.20 feet. The average person walks at a speed of about 1.3 m/s
It's about one-fifth as long as a Cricket Pitch
In other words, 13 feet is 0.19697 times the length of a Cricket Pitch, and the length of a Cricket Pitch is 5.0769 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 66 feet. The wickets at either end of the pitch stand 2.36220 feet tall including the bails.
It's about six times as long as a Woman's Footstep
In other words, 13 feet is 6 times the length of a Woman's Footstep, and the length of a Woman's Footstep is 0.17 times that amount.
(for healthy, middle-aged woman of average height; single step length)According to studies by The University of Oklahoma's Health Sciences Center, the average length of a woman's step is 2.20 feet, for an average stride (two-step's length) of 4.30 feet. The average person walks at a speed of about 1.3 m/s |