It's about forty times as tall as Nelson's Column.
In other words, 4,400 cubits is 38.960 times the height of Nelson's Column, and the height of Nelson's Column is 0.02567 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 40 times as tall as The Arc de Triomphe.
In other words, 4,400 cubits is 41 times the height of The Arc de Triomphe, and the height of The Arc de Triomphe is 0.024 times that amount.(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.
It's about 45 times as tall as The Chicago Water Tower.
In other words, 4,400 cubits is 42.90 times the height of The Chicago Water Tower, and the height of The Chicago Water Tower is 0.0233 times that amount.(Chicago, Illinois)
The Chicago Water Tower is 103 cubits 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 one-forty-fifth as long as The Panama Canal.
In other words, the length of The Panama Canal is 43 times 4,400 cubits.(Canal de Panamá) (Panama)
Connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans across the Isthmus of Panama, the Canal measures 190,000 cubits in length. Ships passing through the Canal are raised (and then lowered) 57 cubits above sea level through the lock-and-dam system.
It's about one-fifty-fifth as long as The English Channel.
In other words, the length of The English Channel is 53.20 times 4,400 cubits.(average width between Isle of Ushant and The Walde Lighthouse) (La Manche, Ärmelkanal, Mor Breizh, Mor Bretannek) (a.k.a. The Channel)
The English Channel measures between 234,000 cubits, narrowing as it flows northeast. The world speed record for a Channel crossing by swimmer was set by Australian Trent Grimsey in 2012, with a time of 6 hours, 55 minutes.
It's about one-sixtieth as long as The 405.
In other words, 4,400 cubits is 0.017262 times the length of The 405, and the length of The 405 is 57.9310 times that amount.(a.k.a. I-405, Interstate 405, San DIego Freeway) (Southern California)
Running from Irvine to San Fernando, The 405 runs a total of 254,900 cubits. The 405 is the most heavily-trafficed freeway in the United States, with an average speed as low as 8 kph during rush hours.
It's about one-sixtieth as long as Hadrian's Wall.
In other words, the length of Hadrian's Wall is 59 times 4,400 cubits.(a.k.a. Roman Wall, a.k.a. The Wall, a.k.a. Vallo di Adriano, a.k.a. Vallum Aelium, a.k.a. Severus' Wall) (from North Tyneside, Tyne and Wear, England, United Kingdom to Cumbria, North West England, United Kingdom)
Hadrian's Wall, which crossed England form the North Sea to the Irish Sea during the time of Roman rule, measures 260,000 cubits (about 79 Roman miles). Roman soldiers — at one time up to 10,000 of them — only occupied Great Britain for about 246 years after the wall was built, after which time the local Brits began to take residence the wall's garrisons.