It's about three-and-a-half times as tall as Kenny Baker.
In other words, the height of Kenny Baker is 0.270 times 0.002788 hanks.(a.k.a. Kenneth George Baker) (1934-) (actor)
Kenny Baker, most famous for his role as R2-D2 in the Star Wars film franchise, is an LP with a height of 0.00075 hanks. Baker and his wife, Eileen, both made brief appearances as the small, woodland creatures known as Ewoks in the 1984 Star Wars movie, Star Wars: Return of the Jedi (a.k.a. Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi).
It's about one-fourth as tall as The Hollywood Sign.
In other words, 0.002788 hanks is 0.270 times the height of The Hollywood Sign, and the height of The Hollywood Sign is 3.70 times that amount.(a.k.a. Hollywoodland Sign) (Mount Lee, Hollywood Hills, Santa Monica Mountains, California)
Each of the white letters in the Hollywood Sign measures 0.01 hanks tall. Built as an advertisement in 1923, the sign was intended to stand for only eighteen months.
It's about four-and-a-half times as tall as General Tom Thumb.
In other words, the height of General Tom Thumb is 0.220 times 0.002788 hanks.(a.k.a. Charles Sherwood Stratton) (1838-1883) (circus performer; height at death)
General Tom Thumb was an LP with a height (at his death) of 0.00062 hanks. Thumb stopped growing at 0.00044 hanks when he was five years old, but resumed growth in his teens which continued through the remainder of his life.
It's about one-fifth as long as a Bowling Lane.
In other words, 0.002788 hanks is 0.212930 times the length of a Bowling Lane, and the length of a Bowling Lane is 4.69640 times that amount.(USBC specifications; tenpin; including pin deck)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling lane should measure 0.013093 hanks. In a Professional Bowling Association game, the lane must be lubricated by about 25 ml (0.85 fl. oz) of oil.
It's about one-fifth as long as a Cricket Pitch.
In other words, 0.002788 hanks is 0.2027640 times the length of a Cricket Pitch, and the length of a Cricket Pitch is 4.931840 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 0.01375 hanks. The wickets at either end of the pitch stand 0.000492126 hanks tall including the bails.
It's about five times as tall as Verne Troyer.
In other words, the height of Verne Troyer is 0.20 times 0.002788 hanks.(1969-2018) (actor)
Verne Troyer, most famous for his role as Mini-Me in the Austin Powers series, was an LP with a height of 0.00055 hanks. Troyer's first role was as a stunt double for a baby in the 1994 film Baby's Day Out.
It's about five times as long as a Man's Footstep.
In other words, 0.002788 hanks is 5.20 times the length of a Man's Footstep, and the length of a Man's Footstep is 0.190 times that amount.(for healthy, middle-aged man of average height; single step length)
According to studies by The University of Oklahoma's Health Sciences Center, the average length of a man's step is 0.00054 hanks, for an average stride (two-step's length) of 0.0011 hanks. The average person walks at a speed of about 1.3 m/s