How long is 3 meters?
It's about two-and-a-half times as tall as Hervé Villechaize
The height of Hervé Villechaize is about 1.20 meters.
(a.k.a. Hervé Jean-Pierre Villechaize) (1943-1993) (actor)
It's about two-and-a-half times as tall as Kenny Baker
The height of Kenny Baker is about 1.10 meters.
(a.k.a. Kenneth George Baker) (1934-2016) (actor)
It's about one-third as long as a London bus
The length of a London bus is about 8.380 meters.
(Routemaster Double-Decker, RM standard specification)
It's about three-and-a-half times as tall as General Tom Thumb
The height of General Tom Thumb is about 0.910 meters.
(a.k.a. Charles Sherwood Stratton) (1838-1883) (circus performer; height at death)
It's about three-and-a-half times as tall as Verne Troyer
The height of Verne Troyer is about 0.810 meters.
It's about one-fourth as tall as a Telephone Pole
The height of a Telephone Pole is about 11 meters.
(a.k.a. Utility Pole, a.k.a Power Pole, a.k.a. Telegraph Pole, a.k.a. Telegraph Post, a.k.a. Hydro Pole) (exposed height; per Florida Public Service Commission average)
It's about four times as long as a Man's Footstep
The length of a Man's Footstep is about 0.790 meters.
(for healthy, middle-aged man of average height; single step length)
It's about one-fourth as tall as a Brachiosaurus
The height of a Brachiosaurus is about 13 meters.
(based on comparable bone measurements, height to head)
It's about four-and-a-half times as long as a Woman's Footstep
The length of a Woman's Footstep is about 0.660 meters.
(for healthy, middle-aged woman of average height; single step length)
It's about one-fifth as long as a Semitrailer
The length of a Semitrailer is about 14.630 meters.
(a.k.a. semi-trailer truck, a.k.a. semi, a.k.a. tractor-trailer, a.k.a. truck and trailer, a.k.a. eighteen-wheeler, a.k.a. big rig, a.k.a. Mack truck, a.k.a. transport, a.k.a. lorry, a.k.a. artic; for box truck; United States Federal length limits)
It's about one-fifth as tall as The Hollywood Sign
The height of The Hollywood Sign is about 15 meters.
(a.k.a. Hollywoodland Sign) (Mount Lee, Hollywood Hills, Santa Monica Mountains, California)
It's about one-fifth as long as a Bowling Lane
The length of a Bowling Lane is about 19.1560 meters.
(USBC specifications; tenpin; including pin deck)
It's about one-tenth as long as a Cricket Pitch
The length of a Cricket Pitch is about 20.11680 meters.
(per Marylebone Cricket Council / International Cricket Council Law #6)
It's about eight times as tall as a Bowling Pin
The height of a Bowling Pin is about 0.3810 meters.
(USBC specifications; tenpin)
It's about one-tenth as long as Baseball base distances
The length of Baseball base distances is about 27.4320 meters.
(MLB Official Baseball Rules specification)