It's about one-fifth as long as The Belmont Stakes
In other words, 842.90 cubits is 0.1596402 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 6.264086 times that amount.(Belmont Park, Elmont, New York) (total race length)
The total race length of the Belmont Stakes run at Belmont Park is 5,280 cubits. It was during the 1974 Belmont Stakes that Secretariat set an America Grade 1 stakes record in winning by a distance of about 165.33330 cubits
It's about one-fifth as long as Steel Dragon 2000
In other words, 842.90 cubits is 0.1555 times the length of Steel Dragon 2000, and the length of Steel Dragon 2000 is 6.431 times that amount.(a.k.a. スチールドラゴン2000) (Nagashima Span Land; Kuwana, Mie Prefecture, Japan)
The roller coaster Steel Dragon 2000 is 5,422 cubits in length. It is one of only two operating "Gigacoasters" (meaning its height is between 200 cubits and 266 cubits) in the world, having a height of 212.20 cubits.
It's about six-and-a-half times as tall as The Cinderella Castle
In other words, 842.90 cubits is 6.69 times the height of The Cinderella Castle, and the height of The Cinderella Castle is 0.149 times that amount.(Fantasyland, Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida)
Walt Disney World's Cinderella Castle is 126 cubits tall. The castle's architecture uses the optical trick known as "forced perspective" — the castle gets smaller near the top — to appear larger than it truly is.
It's about seven times as tall as The Leaning Tower of Pisa
In other words, 842.90 cubits is 6.83 times the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa, and the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa is 0.146 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.
It's about seven times as tall as The Mahabodhi Temple
In other words, 842.90 cubits is 7 times the height of The Mahabodhi Temple, and the height of The Mahabodhi Temple is 0.14 times that amount.(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)
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 seven-and-a-half times as tall as Nelson's Column
In other words, 842.90 cubits is 7.463 times the height of Nelson's Column, and the height of Nelson's Column is 0.134 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 eight times as tall as The Arc de Triomphe
In other words, 842.90 cubits is 7.9 times the height of The Arc de Triomphe, and the height of The Arc de Triomphe is 0.13 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.