How long is 480 nails?
It's about as long as Baseball base distances
The length of Baseball base distances is about 480 nails.
(MLB Official Baseball Rules specification)
It's about one-and-one-third times as long as a Cricket Pitch
The length of a Cricket Pitch is about 352 nails.
(per Marylebone Cricket Council / International Cricket Council Law #6)
It's about one-and-two-fifths times as long as a Bowling Lane
The length of a Bowling Lane is about 335.190 nails.
(USBC specifications; tenpin; including pin deck)
It's about two-thirds as long as Ha'Penny Bridge
The length of Ha'Penny Bridge is about 751 nails.
(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)
It's about three-fifths as tall as The Chicago Water Tower
The height of The Chicago Water Tower is about 821 nails.
It's about three-fifths as tall as The Arc de Triomphe
The height of The Arc de Triomphe is about 860 nails.
It's about one-and-four-fifths times as tall as The Hollywood Sign
The height of The Hollywood Sign is about 260 nails.
(a.k.a. Hollywoodland Sign) (Mount Lee, Hollywood Hills, Santa Monica Mountains, California)
It's about one-and-nine-tenths times as long as a Semitrailer
The length of a Semitrailer is about 256 nails.
(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 half as tall as Nelson's Column
The height of Nelson's Column is about 903.60 nails.
(London, England, United Kingdom) (from pedestal first step to tip of statue's hat)
It's about half as tall as The Mahabodhi Temple
The height of The Mahabodhi Temple is about 960 nails.
(a.k.a. Great Awakening 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)
It's about half as tall as The Leaning Tower of Pisa
The height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa is about 987 nails.
(a.k.a. The Tower of Pisa, a.k.a. Torre pendente di Pisa) (Pisa, Italy) (height along center axis)
It's about two times as tall as a Brachiosaurus
The height of a Brachiosaurus is about 230 nails.
(based on comparable bone measurements, height to head)
It's about half as tall as The Cinderella Castle
The height of The Cinderella Castle is about 1,010 nails.
(Fantasyland, Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida)
It's about two-and-a-half times as tall as a Telephone Pole
The height of a Telephone Pole is about 190 nails.
(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 two-fifths as wide as The Wingspan of a 747
The width of The Wingspan of a 747 is about 1,200 nails.
(a.k.a. Boeing 747, a.k.a. Jumbo Jet, a.k.a. Queen of the Skies) (for Boeing 747-8 series)