
It's about two times as tall as The Empire State Building.
In other words, 2,530 feet is 2.0239 times the height of The Empire State Building, and the height of The Empire State Building is 0.49410 times that amount.
(New York City, New York) (to top of building)The Empire State Building stands 1,250 feet to its architectural peak. The spire emerging from the top of the building was originally intended to be a mooring mast for blimps whose passengers could disembark onto a landing platform on the 102
It's about twoandahalf times as tall as The Eiffel Tower.
In other words, 2,530 feet is 2.380 times the height of The Eiffel Tower, and the height of The Eiffel Tower is 0.420 times that amount.
(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)The Eiffel Tower stands 1,060 feet tall, including its flagpole. The Tower is the largest structure in Paris as most other buildings are governed by a zoning restriction limiting them to a height of 121 feet or less.
It's about twofifths as long as The Preakness Stakes.
In other words, 2,530 feet is 0.40350880 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 2.4782610 times that amount.
(Pimlico Race Course, Baltimore, Maryland) (total race length)The total race length of the Preakness Stakes run at the Pimlico Race Course is 6,270 feet. Dubbed "the race for the Blackeyed Susans" after Maryland's state flower, the winning horse is actually draped with a garland of painted yellow daisies, as Blackeyed Susans do not bloom in time for the lateMay race.
It's about twofifths as long as The Kentucky Derby.
In other words, 2,530 feet is 0.3833330 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 2.60870 times that amount.
(Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky) (total race length)The total race length of the Kentucky Derby run at Churchill Downs is 6,600 feet. First run in 1864, the Kentucky Derby is one of the oldest continuouslyrunning sporting events in America, almost two years older than the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show
It's about twoandahalf times as long as The QE2.
In other words, 2,530 feet is 2.620 times the length of The QE2, and the length of The QE2 is 0.3820 times that amount.
(a.k.a. RMS Queen Elizabeth 2) The QE2 has a total length of 965 feet. During its voyaging lifetime from 1969 through 2008, it travelled more than 31,500,000,000 feet, the furthest cumulative distance by any ship in modern history.
It's about onethird as long as The Beast (Roller Coaster).
In other words, 2,530 feet is 0.34380 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 2.9090 times that amount.
(King's Island Amusement Park; Mason, OH)The roller coaster The Beast is 7,359 feet in length. On its twentyfifth year of operation in 2004, The Beast was awarded the Landmark Award by the American Coaster Enthusiasts as a historically significant roller coaster.
It's about onethird as long as The Belmont Stakes.
In other words, 2,530 feet is 0.31944440 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 3.1304350 times that amount.
(Belmont Park, Elmont, New York) (total race length)The total race length of the Belmont Stakes run at Belmont Park is 7,920 feet. It was during the 1974 Belmont Stakes that Secretariat set an America Grade 1 stakes record in winning by a distance of about 248 feet 
