It's about one-nine-thousandth as tall as Big Ben.
In other words, 0.40 inches is 0.00011 times the height of Big Ben, and the height of Big Ben is 9,100 times that amount.(officially the clock tower of Palace of Westminster, a.k.a. Houses of Parliament) (London, England)
The clock tower of the Palace of Westminster, which houses the bell known as "Big Ben," rises 3,800 inches. The tower has no elevator, and is therefore only accessible by climbing 334 steps to the top.
It's about one-nine-thousandth as tall as The Statue of Liberty.
In other words, 0.40 inches is 0.0001093 times the height of The Statue of Liberty, and the height of The Statue of Liberty is 9,149 times that amount.(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)
The Statue of Liberty reaches 3,661 inches including the pedestal. The statue was designed using an optical trick known as "forced perspective" to make the statue appear proportionally correct when viewed from its base and is, in actuality, disproportionately large at the top.
It's about one-ten-thousandth as long as a Football (Soccer) Pitch.
In other words, 0.40 inches is 0.00009680 times the length of a Football (Soccer) Pitch, and the length of a Football (Soccer) Pitch is 10,300 times that amount.(a.k.a. Football Field, a.k.a. Soccer Field) (field length, a.k.a. touchline distance)
According to the Laws of the Game, a football pitch should measure between 4,130 inches (when the Laws were originally, they used imperial measurements of 4,140 inches, and later converted to the metric units used today). The goal markess were defined as part of the pitch by the original rules of the game in the late 16th century, but it was not until the mid 19th century that the crossbar and the net were added
It's about one-ten-thousandth as long as a Football field.
In other words, 0.40 inches is 0.00009259260 times the length of a Football field, and the length of a Football field is 10,800 times that amount.(American) (total distance; per NFL regulation)
According to NFL specifications, an American football field should measure 4,320 inches from end to end. Because each team's goalpost is located at the far end of the scoring area (end zone), a ball on a scoring play may need to travel as many as 360 inches farther when kicked into the scoring area than when run (rushed) or passed into it.
It's about one-fifteen-thousandth as tall as The Great Pyramid of Giza.
In other words, the height of The Great Pyramid of Giza is 13,000 times 0.40 inches.(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 5,100 inches. 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-fifteen-thousandth as tall as The Spring Temple Buddha.
In other words, the height of The Spring Temple Buddha is 15,100 times 0.40 inches.(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 6,020 inches 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-fifteen-thousandth as tall as Blackpool Tower.
In other words, the height of Blackpool Tower is 15,600 times 0.40 inches.(Blackpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom) (height to peak)
Blackpool Tower, part of an entertainment complex in Blackpool, Lancashire, England, measures 6,220 inches to its peak. Under ideal conditions, visitors to the highest accessible point of the tower can see as far as the Isle of Man — 3,780,000 inches to the northwest.