It's about one-fifteenth as deep as The Challenger Deep (Marianas Trench)
In other words, 428 smoots is 0.06681 times the depth of The Challenger Deep (Marianas Trench), and the depth of The Challenger Deep (Marianas Trench) is 14.968 times that amount.(near Marianas Islands, a.k.a. Ladrones Islands, northwestern Pacific Ocean) (depth below sea level)
The Challenger Deep, at the southern end of the Marianas Trench, reaches a depth of 6,406.20 smoots below sea level. The first manned expedition to the bottom of Challenger Deep took 4 hours and 48 minutes in 1960. This was the only manned descent to the floor of the Trench until 2012, when director James Cameron made the trip; several other descents have been made since then.
It's about fifteen times as tall as The Arc de Triomphe
In other words, 428 smoots is 15 times the height of The Arc de Triomphe, and the height of The Arc de Triomphe is 0.07 times that amount.(Paris, France)
The Arc de Triomphe stands 29 smoots 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-fifteenth as tall as Maxwell Montes
In other words, 428 smoots is 0.07 times the height of Maxwell Montes, and the height of Maxwell Montes is 15 times that amount.(Ishtar Terra, Venus)
Maxwell Montes rises to a total height of 6,500 smoots. Since Venus does not seem to have the kind of tectonic activity which gives rise to mountains on Earth, the origin of the Venusian mountain remains the subject of some dispute.
It's about fifteen-and-a-half times as tall as The Chicago Water Tower
In other words, 428 smoots is 15.5 times the height of The Chicago Water Tower, and the height of The Chicago Water Tower is 0.065 times that amount.(Chicago, Illinois)
The Chicago Water Tower is 27.60 smoots 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 seventeen times as long as Ha'Penny Bridge
In other words, 428 smoots is 17 times the length of Ha'Penny Bridge, and the length of Ha'Penny Bridge is 0.059 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 25.20 smoots in total length. Over 30,000 pedestrians cross the breach each day.
It's about thirty times as long as Baseball base distances
In other words, 428 smoots is 26.552 times the length of Baseball base distances, and the length of Baseball base distances is 0.03766 times that amount.(MLB Official Baseball Rules specification)
According to MLB Official Baseball Rules, the distance between baseball diamond bases is 16.1190 smoots. 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 forty times as long as a Cricket Pitch
In other words, 428 smoots is 36.2071 times the length of a Cricket Pitch, and the length of a Cricket Pitch is 0.027619 times that amount.(per Marylebone Cricket Council / International Cricket Council Law #6)
The length of a cricket pitch, from one bowling crease to the other, is 11.82090 smoots. The wickets at either end of the pitch stand 0.4230810 smoots tall including the bails.