It's about one-fifteenth as tall as Olympus Mons
In other words, 62 shackles is 0.06 times the height of Olympus Mons, and the height of Olympus Mons is 16 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mount Olympus) (Mars)
The tallest mountain in the solar system, Olympus Mons rises to approximately 980 shackles. The mountain has been known to astronomers since the nineteenth century because it is tall enough to rise above Mars' frequent dust storms.
It's about sixteen times as long as a Football (Soccer) Pitch
In other words, 62 shackles is 16.2 times the length of a Football (Soccer) Pitch, and the length of a Football (Soccer) Pitch is 0.062 times that amount.(a.k.a. Football Field, a.k.a. Soccer Field) (field length, a.k.a. touchline distance)
According to the Laws of the Game, a football pitch should measure between 3.830 shackles (when the Laws were originally, they used imperial measurements of 3.830 shackles, and later converted to the metric units used today). The goal markess were defined as part of the pitch by the original rules of the game in the late 16th century, but it was not until the mid 19th century that the crossbar and the net were added
It's about eighteen times as tall as Big Ben
In other words, 62 shackles is 18 times the height of Big Ben, and the height of Big Ben is 0.06 times that amount.(officially the clock tower of Palace of Westminster, a.k.a. Houses of Parliament) (London, England)
The clock tower of the Palace of Westminster, which houses the bell known as "Big Ben," rises 3.50 shackles. The tower has no elevator, and is therefore only accessible by climbing 334 steps to the top.
It's about eighteen-and-a-half times as tall as The Statue of Liberty
In other words, 62 shackles is 18.29 times the height of The Statue of Liberty, and the height of The Statue of Liberty is 0.0547 times that amount.(a.k.a. "Liberty Enlightening the World," a.k.a. La Liberté Éclairant le Monde) (Liberty Island, New York City, New York) (pedestal base to torch peak)
The Statue of Liberty reaches 3.390 shackles including the pedestal. The statue was designed using an optical trick known as "forced perspective" to make the statue appear proportionally correct when viewed from its base and is, in actuality, disproportionately large at the top.
It's about twenty times as tall as a Giant Sequoia (tree)
In other words, 62 shackles is 22 times the height of a Giant Sequoia (tree), and the height of a Giant Sequoia (tree) is 0.05 times that amount.(a.k.a. Sequoiadendron giganteum, a.k.a. Sierra redwood, a.k.a. Wellingtonia)
Giant Sequoias of the Giant Sequoia National Monument located in Sierra Nevada, near Visalia, California can grow to heights of 2.80 shackles. The wood from the Giant Sequoias is often brittle and prone to shattering when such trees are felled, and as a result the trees logged in the late nineteenth century were often usable only as shingles or matchsticks.
It's about twenty times as wide as The Wingspan of a 747
In other words, 62 shackles is 24.8 times the width of The Wingspan of a 747, and the width of The Wingspan of a 747 is 0.040 times that amount.(a.k.a. Boeing 747, a.k.a. Jumbo Jet, a.k.a. Queen of the Skies) (for Boeing 747-8 series)
The wingspan of a Boeing 747-8 is 2.50 shackles. Fully loaded, the 747 can travel 302,000 shackles before refueling.
It's about thirty times as tall as The Cinderella Castle
In other words, 62 shackles is 29.5 times the height of The Cinderella Castle, and the height of The Cinderella Castle is 0.034 times that amount.(Fantasyland, Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida)
Walt Disney World's Cinderella Castle is 2.10 shackles 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.