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It's about two-and-a-half times as tall as The Eiffel Tower
In other words, 428 smoots is 2.25 times the height of The Eiffel Tower, and the height of The Eiffel Tower is 0.444 times that amount.
(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)
The Eiffel Tower stands 190 smoots tall, including its flagpole. The Tower is the largest structure in Paris as most other buildings are governed by a zoning restriction limiting them to a height of 21.70 smoots or less.
It's about two-and-a-half times as long as The QE2
In other words, 428 smoots is 2.48 times the length of The QE2, and the length of The QE2 is 0.403 times that amount.
(a.k.a. RMS Queen Elizabeth 2)
The QE2 has a total length of 173 smoots. During its voyaging lifetime from 1969 through 2008, it travelled more than 5,640,000,000 smoots, the furthest cumulative distance by any ship in modern history.
It's about two-fifths as long as The Preakness Stakes
In other words, 428 smoots is 0.3811271 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 2.623797 times that amount.
(Pimlico Race Course, Baltimore, Maryland) (total race length)
The total race length of the Preakness Stakes run at the Pimlico Race Course is 1,122.9850 smoots. Dubbed "the race for the Black-eyed Susans" after Maryland's state flower, the winning horse is actually draped with a garland of painted yellow daisies, as Black-eyed Susans do not bloom in time for the late-May race.
It's about one-third as long as The Kentucky Derby
In other words, 428 smoots is 0.362071 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 2.76189 times that amount.
(Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky) (total race length)
The total race length of the Kentucky Derby run at Churchill Downs is 1,182.09 smoots. First run in 1864, the Kentucky Derby is one of the oldest continuously-running sporting events in America, almost two years older than the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show
It's about one-third as long as The Beast (Roller Coaster)
In other words, 428 smoots is 0.3247 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 3.1 times that amount.
(King's Island Amusement Park; Mason, OH)
The roller coaster The Beast is 1,318 smoots in length. On its twenty-fifth year of operation in 2004, The Beast was awarded the Landmark Award by the American Coaster Enthusiasts as a historically significant roller coaster.
It's about three times as tall as The Golden Gate Bridge
In other words, 428 smoots is 3.21 times the height of The Golden Gate Bridge, and the height of The Golden Gate Bridge is 0.312 times that amount.
(San Francisco, California and Marin County, California) (height above water)
The height of each tower of Golden Gate Bridge is 133 smoots above the surface of the San Francisco Bay. One of the key designers of the bridge, Charles Ellis, had no engineering degree when he began working on the project, but would later go on to write what became a standard textbook on structural engineering, and would ultimately be forced to complete his calculations on the bridge by working without pay for five months.
It's about three-tenths as long as The Belmont Stakes
In other words, 428 smoots is 0.3017256 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 3.31427 times that amount.
(Belmont Park, Elmont, New York) (total race length)
The total race length of the Belmont Stakes run at Belmont Park is 1,418.5070 smoots. It was during the 1974 Belmont Stakes that Secretariat set an America Grade 1 stakes record in winning by a distance of about 44.417910 smoots