It's about eight times as tall as The Chicago Water Tower
In other words, 842.90 cubits is 8.22 times the height of The Chicago Water Tower, and the height of The Chicago Water Tower is 0.122 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 nine times as long as Ha'Penny Bridge
In other words, 842.90 cubits is 8.98 times the length of Ha'Penny Bridge, and the length of Ha'Penny Bridge is 0.111 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 one-tenth as long as The National Mall
In other words, 842.90 cubits is 0.1 times the length of The National Mall, and the length of The National Mall is 10 times that amount.(Washington, D.C.) (to Lincoln Memorial)
From the steps of the Capitol Building to the Lincoln Memorial, the National Mall is 7,000 cubits. On December 4th, 2008, the entirety of the Mall was declared open to the public for the first time in American history in anticipation of the estimated two million visitors to the Mall for the inauguration of President Barack Obama on January 20th, 2009.
It's about one-tenth as long as The Hollywood Walk of Fame
In other words, 842.90 cubits is 0.10 times the length of The Hollywood Walk of Fame, and the length of The Hollywood Walk of Fame is 10 times that amount.(Hollywood Boulevard and Vine Street, Hollywood, California) (approximate length)
The Hollywood Walk of Fame is approximately 8,500 cubits. Gene Autry, most famous as the singer of "Back in the Saddle Again" and as the writer and singer of "Here Comes Santa Claus," is the only entertainer to have a star in every category — film, television, recording, radio, and theater. One of Autry's stars is also one of only two stars which have been stolen from the Walk and never recovered.
It's about one-tenth as long as The Indianapolis Motor Speedway
In other words, 842.90 cubits is 0.095784 times the length of The Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and the length of The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is 10.4401 times that amount.(Speedway, Indiana) (rectangular oval course)
The rectangular oval course of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is 8,800 cubits. While famous for its automotive racing, the first motorsport held at the track was a series of motorcycle races in August, 1909 — a little less than two years before the inaugural Indianapolis 500 race was run.
It's about one-tenth as long as Daytona International Speedway
In other words, 842.90 cubits is 0.095784 times the length of Daytona International Speedway, and the length of Daytona International Speedway is 10.4401 times that amount.(Daytona Beach, Florida) (tri-oval course)
The tri-oval course of the Daytona International Speedway, upon which the NASCAR Daytona 500 is run, is 8,800 cubits in length. Although the tri-oval design is said to allow for greater visibility during the race, the real reason for the then-unique design was that plot available for construction of the track was only 350 acres and could not accommodate a traditional oval layout of appropriate length.
It's about one-fifteenth as tall as a Puncak Jaya
In other words, 842.90 cubits is 0.0789 times the height of a Puncak Jaya, and the height of a Puncak Jaya is 12.67 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mt. Carstensz, a.k.a. Carstensz Pyramid, a.k.a. Nemangkawi, a.k.a. Carstensz Toppen, a.k.a. Gunung Sukarno) (Papua province, Indonesia)
The highest point in Oceania (and therefore one of the seven summits) peak of Puncak Jaya is 10,680 cubits. Dutch explorer Jan Carstenszoon, the mountain's namesake, is said to have been ridiculed for claiming to have seen snow near the equator when he reported his discovery of the peak in 1623.