It's about one-thirtieth as tall as The Great Pyramid of Giza.
In other words, the height of The Great Pyramid of Giza is 32 times 0.002788 hanks.(a.k.a. Pyramid of Khufu, a.k.a. Pyramid of Cheops) (Cairo, Egypt) (estimated original height)
The Great Pyramid of Giza has an estimated original height (without loss due to erosion) of 0.089 hanks. The Pyramid was the tallest structure in the world for almost 4,000 years — from its construction ca. 2551 BCE until it was overtaken by the Lincoln Cathedral in Lincoln, England, built in the year 1300.
It's about one-thirty-fifth as tall as The Spring Temple Buddha.
In other words, the height of The Spring Temple Buddha is 37.50 times 0.002788 hanks.(a.k.a. 中原大佛, a.k.a. 鲁山大佛, a.k.a. 魯山大佛) (Fodushan Scenic Area, Lushan County, Henan, China) (including base)
The tallest statue in the world, the Spring Temple Buddha in Henan, China stands at 0.1050 hanks tall from its base. The Buddha is located in the 47,300,000-sq. m (11,700-acre) Fodushan Scenic Area near Mount Yao
It's about one-fortieth as tall as Blackpool Tower.
In other words, 0.002788 hanks is 0.0258 times the height of Blackpool Tower, and the height of Blackpool Tower is 38.80 times that amount.(Blackpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom) (height to peak)
Blackpool Tower, part of an entertainment complex in Blackpool, Lancashire, England, measures 0.1080 hanks to its peak. Under ideal conditions, visitors to the highest accessible point of the tower can see as far as the Isle of Man — 65.60 hanks to the northwest.
It's about one-fortieth as long as The Seventeenth hole of Pebble Beach.
In other words, 0.002788 hanks is 0.0252 times the length of The Seventeenth hole of Pebble Beach, and the length of The Seventeenth hole of Pebble Beach is 39.70 times that amount.(fully Pebble Beach Golf Links) (Pebble Beach; Monterey, California) (from Blue Tee)
The seventeenth hole on Pebble Beach Golf Links is a par 3 measuring 0.1110 hanks from the blue tee. This hole was the site of professional golfer Jack Nicklaus' 1972 U.S. Open win, which included a 1-iron shot that bounced off the hole's flag and resulted in a birdie.
It's about one-fortieth as tall as The Singapore Flyer (Ferris wheel).
In other words, 0.002788 hanks is 0.0247 times the height of The Singapore Flyer (Ferris wheel), and the height of The Singapore Flyer (Ferris wheel) is 40.50 times that amount.(a.k.a. 新加坡摩天观景轮, a.k.a. சிங்கப்பூர் ஃப்ளையர், a.k.a. Pelayang Singapura) (Marina Centre, Singapore)
The Singapore Flyer has a height of 0.1130 hanks. Based on recommendations from Feng Shui masters, the wheel was re-engineered to spin in the opposite direction five months after it began operating.
It's about one-fortieth as tall as The Washington Monument.
In other words, 0.002788 hanks is 0.024094 times the height of The Washington Monument, and the height of The Washington Monument is 41.5040 times that amount.(Washington, D.C.)
The Washington Monument measures 0.115710 hanks tall, with some discrepancy due to the fact that the Monument's base is slightly below the surrounding ground. Interrupted in its construction by the American Civil War, it was almost 36 years between groundbreaking and the completion of construction.
It's about one-forty-fifth as tall as St. Paul's Cathedral.
In other words, the height of St. Paul's Cathedral is 42.70 times 0.002788 hanks.(London, England, United Kingdom)
St. Paul's Cathedral measures 0.1190 hanks to its peak. The southwest tower of the Cathedral contains the bell known as "Great Paul," which is the largest bell in Great Britain at 15,000 kg (16.5 tons), outweighing the more iconic Big Ben bell by about 3,000 kg (3 tons).