It's about twice as long as The Wingspan of a 747.
In other words, 294.590 cubits is 1.970 times the length of The Wingspan of a 747, and the length of The Wingspan of a 747 is 0.5080 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 150 cubits. Fully loaded, the 747 can travel 18,100,000 cubits before refueling.
It's about half as long as The QE2.
In other words, 294.590 cubits is 0.4580 times the length of The QE2, and the length of The QE2 is 2.180 times that amount.(a.k.a. RMS Queen Elizabeth 2) The QE2 has a total length of 643 cubits. During its voyaging lifetime from 1969 through 2008, it travelled more than 21,000,000,000 cubits, the furthest cumulative distance by any ship in modern history.
It's about two-and-a-half times as tall as The Cinderella Castle.
In other words, 294.590 cubits is 2.340 times the height of The Cinderella Castle, and the height of The Cinderella Castle is 0.4270 times that amount.(Fantasyland, Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida)
Walt Disney World's Cinderella Castle is 126 cubits 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.
It's about two-and-a-half times as tall as The Leaning Tower of Pisa.
In other words, 294.590 cubits is 2.390 times the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa, and the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa is 0.4180 times that amount.(a.k.a. The Tower of Pisa, a.k.a. Torre pendente di Pisa) (Pisa, Italy) (height along center axis)
The Leaning Tower of Pisa stands 123 cubits tall along the angle of its lean. In May of 2008, in an successful effort to stabilize the tower, 70 tonnes of earth were removed from the tower's base on the side opposite the lean.
It's about two-fifths as tall as The Eiffel Tower.
In other words, 294.590 cubits is 0.4160 times the height of The Eiffel Tower, and the height of The Eiffel Tower is 2.40 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)
The Eiffel Tower stands 709 cubits 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 80.90 cubits or less.
It's about two-and-a-half times as tall as Nelson's Column.
In other words, 294.590 cubits is 2.6080 times the height of Nelson's Column, and the height of Nelson's Column is 0.38340 times that amount.(London, England, United Kingdom) (from pedestal first step to tip of statue's hat)
Nelson's Column measures 112.90 cubits from the first step of the pedestal's base to the top of the statue's hat. While the London tower is the tallest, there are at least eight other monuments to Admiral Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, 1st Duke of Bronté throughout England, Scotland, Ireland, Canada, and Barbados.
It's about two-and-a-half times as tall as The Arc de Triomphe.
In other words, the height of The Arc de Triomphe is 0.370 times 294.590 cubits.(Paris, France)
The Arc de Triomphe stands 110 cubits 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.