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It's about thirty times as tall as a Giraffe
In other words, 855 spans is 34 times the height of a Giraffe, and the height of a Giraffe is 0.03 times that amount.
(Giraffa camelopardalis) (Adult, average)
An adult giraffe may grow to be up to 26 spans tall. Adult giraffes require very little sleep, averaging just 1.9 hours per day.
It's about one-thirty-fifth as long as The Las Vegas Strip
In other words, 855 spans is 0.03 times the length of The Las Vegas Strip, and the length of The Las Vegas Strip is 34 times that amount.
(Las Vegas Boulevard S and W from Russel Rd to Sahara Ave)(Paradise, Nevada through Winchester, Nevada).
Although technically located beyond the city limits of Las Vegas (along with the well-known "Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas" sign), the stretch of road known as the "Las Vegas Strip" runs 30,000 spans along Las Vegas Boulevard South and West from Russel Road at the south end to Sahara Avenue at the north end. The casinos and hotels on the Strip display an estimated total of 100,000,000 spans of neon light tubing.
It's about one-thirty-fifth as tall as Aconcagua
In other words, 855 spans is 0.02808 times the height of Aconcagua, and the height of Aconcagua is 35.619 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Cerro Aconcagua) (Mendoza, Argentina)
Aconcagua measures 30,455 spans height at its peak. Although there is no definitive evidence that members of the indigenous Inca civilization ever reached the peak the mountain, numerous archeological sites have been found on the slopes of the mountain, including a naturally-embalmed Incan mummy was discovered on a 22,747 spans high ridge.
It's about one-forty-fifth as tall as Mount Everest
In other words, 855 spans is 0.022088 times the height of Mount Everest, and the height of Mount Everest is 45.2737 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Mount Chomolungma, a.k.a. Sagarmatha, a.k.a. Mount Qomolangma, a.k.a. सगरमाथा, a.k.a. Chajamlungma, a.k.a. ཇོ་མོ་གླང་མ, a.k.a. 珠穆朗玛峰, a.k.a. Zhūmùlǎngmǎ Fēng) (Sagarmatha Zone, Nepal and Tibet, China) (to summit, excluding snow depth)
Mount Everest rises 38,708.90 spans above sea level at its summit. The plate tectonics of the Indian subcontinent continuously alter the mountain's peak — raising it by 0.0174978 spans and shifting it to the northeast by 0.019685 spans each year.
It's about one-forty-fifth as tall as a Mauna Loa
In other words, 855 spans is 0.0213 times the height of a Mauna Loa, and the height of a Mauna Loa is 46.9 times that amount.
(Hawaii) (Hawaiian island volcano) (total height from seafloor)
Mauna Loa, one of the five volcanoes which forms the island of Hawaii and the tallest mountain in total height in the world, rises to 40,240 spans above the seafloor. The peak of Loa is home to the approximately 6,000 sq. m (0.6 ha) Lake Waiau, one of the highest altitude lakes in the United States outside of Colorado.
It's about 50 times as long as a Beetle (Volkswagen)
In other words, 855 spans is 47.92 times the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen), and the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen) is 0.0209 times that amount.
(1964 model) (a.k.a. Volkswagen 1200, a.k.a. Käfer)
A 1964 Volkswagen Beetle measures 17.840 spans. As the longest continuously-produced automobile design — in production for 75 years between 1938 and 2003 — the Beetle was voted the most fourth-most influential car of the twentieth century by the Global Automotive Elections Foundation.
It's about one-fifty-fifth as tall as Maxwell Montes
In other words, 855 spans is 0.02 times the height of Maxwell Montes, and the height of Maxwell Montes is 56 times that amount.
(Ishtar Terra, Venus)
Maxwell Montes rises to a total height of 48,000 spans. 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.