It's about nine-tenths as long as Ha'Penny Bridge
In other words, 80.90 cubits is 0.862 times the length of Ha'Penny Bridge, and the length of Ha'Penny Bridge is 1.16 times that amount.
(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)The Ha'Penny Bridge, crossing the River Liffey in Dublin, measures 93.80 cubits in total length. Over 30,000 pedestrians cross the breach each day.
It's about four-fifths as tall as The Chicago Water Tower
In other words, 80.90 cubits is 0.789 times the height of The Chicago Water Tower, and the height of The Chicago Water Tower is 1.27 times that amount.
(Chicago, Illinois)The Chicago Water Tower is 103 cubits tall. The tower's architecture was one source of inspiration behind the design of White Castle fast-food restaurants beginning with "Building Number 8," a prefabricated structure built in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1936.
It's about three-fourths as tall as The Arc de Triomphe
In other words, 80.90 cubits is 0.75 times the height of The Arc de Triomphe, and the height of The Arc de Triomphe is 1.3 times that amount.
(Paris, France)The Arc de Triomphe stands 110 cubits tall. France's Tomb of the Unknown Soldier from the First World War lies beneath the arch and is commemorated by the first eternal flame to have been lit in modern European history.
It's about one-and-one-third times as long as Baseball base distances
In other words, 80.90 cubits is 1.3483 times the length of Baseball base distances, and the length of Baseball base distances is 0.74167 times that amount.
(MLB Official Baseball Rules specification)According to MLB Official Baseball Rules, the distance between baseball diamond bases is 60 cubits. While second and home base are located upon the corners of the 27.432 sq. m area created by the bases, first and third base are placed within that square, to better allow the umpires to judge whether a ball is fair or foul.
It's about seven-tenths as tall as Nelson's Column
In other words, 80.90 cubits is 0.7163 times the height of Nelson's Column, and the height of Nelson's Column is 1.396 times that amount.
(London, England, United Kingdom) (from pedestal first step to tip of statue's hat)Nelson's Column measures 112.90 cubits from the first step of the pedestal's base to the top of the statue's hat. While the London tower is the tallest, there are at least eight other monuments to Admiral Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, 1st Duke of Bronté throughout England, Scotland, Ireland, Canada, and Barbados.
It's about two-thirds as tall as The Mahabodhi Temple
In other words, 80.90 cubits is 0.67 times the height of The Mahabodhi Temple, and the height of The Mahabodhi Temple is 1.5 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Great AwakeningÂ 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)The tower of the Mahabodhi Temple measures 120 cubits in total height. The site has been of sacred interest for more than 2,000 years, with the current Temple dating back at least 1,400 years.
It's about two-thirds as tall as The Leaning Tower of Pisa
In other words, 80.90 cubits is 0.656 times the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa, and the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa is 1.52 times that amount.
(a.k.a. The Tower of Pisa, a.k.a. Torre pendente di Pisa) (Pisa, Italy) (height along center axis)The Leaning Tower of Pisa stands 123 cubits tall along the angle of its lean. In May of 2008, in an successful effort to stabilize the tower, 70 tonnes of earth were removed from the tower's base on the side opposite the lean. |