It's about 650 times as long as a Strand of Spaghetti (thickness).
In other words, the length of a Strand of Spaghetti (thickness) is 0.0015 times 0.0055 furlongs.(average; restaurant and supermarket applications) (based on FMA Omcan Italian Made TR50 Counter Top Pasta Machine Extruder 13317)
An average strand of restaurant-grade spaghetti measures 0.00000850 furlongs in thickness. In 2010, a California Buca di Beppo set a world record by preparing a 13,780-lb bowl of spaghetti, served in a swimming pool.
It's about one-seven-hundredth as tall as Gocta Falls.
In other words, 0.0055 furlongs is 0.00144 times the height of Gocta Falls, and the height of Gocta Falls is 694 times that amount.(a.k.a. Gocta Cataracts, a.k.a. Catarata del Gocta) (Amazonas, Peru) (total height)
Gocta Falls, a waterfall on the Cocahuayco River, measures 3.830 furlongs in total height. Although it sits just 209 furlongs from the major city of Chachapoyas, the waterfall was unknown to non-locals until it was documented during a 2005 expedition by a German economist.
It's about one-seven-hundred-fiftieth as tall as Burj Dubai.
In other words, 0.0055 furlongs is 0.00134 times the height of Burj Dubai, and the height of Burj Dubai is 746 times that amount.(formally Burj Khalifa, a.k.a. Dubai Tower, a.k.a. برج خليفة) (Dubai, UAE) (to roof)
Burj Khalifa, the tallest manmade structure in the world, stands 4.120 furlongs to its roof. The tower also holds the current records for the world's highest Islamic mosque — at approximately 2.870 furlongs on the 158th floor (of 163 floors) — and the world's tallest outdoor swimming pool — at approximately 1.420 furlongs on the 78th floor.
It's about one-eight-hundredth as tall as Olo'upena Falls.
In other words, 0.0055 furlongs is 0.001229 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 813.70 times that amount.(a.k.a. Oloupena Falls) (Molokai, Hawaii)
Olo'upena Falls rise to 4.4740 furlongs in height. The isolated falls are the tallest in the United States and the fourth tallest in the world.
It's about one-eight-hundred-fiftieth as tall as Tugela Falls.
In other words, 0.0055 furlongs is 0.00117 times the height of Tugela Falls, and the height of Tugela Falls is 855 times that amount.(Royal Natal National Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa)
Tugela Falls rises to 4.710 furlongs in height. The falls are the highest in Africa and the second highest in the world.
It's about one-nine-hundredth as tall as Angel Falls.
In other words, 0.0055 furlongs is 0.00113 times the height of Angel Falls, and the height of Angel Falls is 885 times that amount.(a.k.a. Parakupa-vena, a.k.a. Kerepakupai mer&) (Auyantepui, Canaima National Park, Venezuela) (total height)
Angel Falls has a total height 4.870 furlongs. Jimmie Angel, the first person to publicize their existence outside Venezuela and the namesake of the falls, damaged his monoplane atop the falls and was forced to abandon it; it remained there until it was removed 33 years later.
It's about 900 times as long as a Grain of Sand.
In other words, 0.0055 furlongs is 885 times the length of a Grain of Sand, and the length of a Grain of Sand is 0.00113 times that amount.(medium grain)
Composed mainly of quartz, mica, feldspar, or magnetite, a grain of sand measures an average of 0.000006210 furlongs. In 2007, a team of seven in Myrtle Beach created the world's tallest sandcastle, which measured 0.0751 furlongs in height.