How long is 40 meters?
It's about nine-tenths as long as Ha'Penny Bridge
The length of Ha'Penny Bridge is about 42.90 meters.
(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)
It's about nine-tenths as tall as The Chicago Water Tower
The height of The Chicago Water Tower is about 46.90 meters.
It's about four-fifths as tall as The Arc de Triomphe
The height of The Arc de Triomphe is about 49 meters.
It's about three-fourths as tall as Nelson's Column
The height of Nelson's Column is about 51.640 meters.
(London, England, United Kingdom) (from pedestal first step to tip of statue's hat)
It's about three-fourths as tall as The Mahabodhi Temple
The height of The Mahabodhi Temple is about 55 meters.
(a.k.a. Great Awakening Temple, a.k.a. Maha Bodhi Temple, a.k.a. Temple of Bodh Gaya, a.k.a. Mahabodhi Mahavihar) (Bodh Gaya, Gaya District, Bihar, India)
It's about seven-tenths as tall as The Leaning Tower of Pisa
The height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa is about 56.40 meters.
(a.k.a. The Tower of Pisa, a.k.a. Torre pendente di Pisa) (Pisa, Italy) (height along center axis)
It's about seven-tenths as tall as The Cinderella Castle
The height of The Cinderella Castle is about 57.60 meters.
(Fantasyland, Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida)
It's about one-and-a-half times as long as Baseball base distances
The length of Baseball base distances is about 27.4320 meters.
(MLB Official Baseball Rules specification)
It's about three-fifths as wide as The Wingspan of a 747
The width of The Wingspan of a 747 is about 68.50 meters.
(a.k.a. Boeing 747, a.k.a. Jumbo Jet, a.k.a. Queen of the Skies) (for Boeing 747-8 series)
It's about half as tall as a Giant Sequoia (tree)
The height of a Giant Sequoia (tree) is about 76 meters.
(a.k.a. Sequoiadendron giganteum, a.k.a. Sierra redwood, a.k.a. Wellingtonia)
It's about twice as long as a Cricket Pitch
The length of a Cricket Pitch is about 20.11680 meters.
(per Marylebone Cricket Council / International Cricket Council Law #6)
It's about two times as long as a Bowling Lane
The length of a Bowling Lane is about 19.1560 meters.
(USBC specifications; tenpin; including pin deck)
It's about two-fifths as tall as The Statue of Liberty
The height of The Statue of Liberty is about 92.990 meters.
(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)
It's about two-fifths as tall as Big Ben
The height of Big Ben is about 96 meters.
(officially the clock tower of Palace of Westminster, a.k.a. Houses of Parliament) (London, England)
It's about two-fifths as long as a Football (Soccer) Pitch
The length of a Football (Soccer) Pitch is about 105 meters.
(a.k.a. Football Field, a.k.a. Soccer Field) (field length, a.k.a. touchline distance)