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It's about one-fourth as long as The English Channel.
In other words, 89,000 feet is 0.2540 times the length of The English Channel, and the length of The English Channel is 3.940 times that amount.
(average width between Isle of Ushant and The Walde Lighthouse) (La Manche, Ärmelkanal, Mor Breizh, Mor Bretannek) (a.k.a. The Channel)
The English Channel measures between 351,000 feet, narrowing as it flows northeast. The world speed record for a Channel crossing by swimmer was set by Australian Trent Grimsey in 2012, with a time of 6 hours, 55 minutes.
It's about four times as long as The Las Vegas Strip.
In other words, the length of The Las Vegas Strip is 0.250 times 89,000 feet.
(Las Vegas Boulevard S and W from Russel Rd to Sahara Ave)(Paradise, Nevada through Winchester, Nevada).
Although technically located beyond the city limits of Las Vegas (along with the well-known "Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas" sign), the stretch of road known as the "Las Vegas Strip" runs 22,000 feet along Las Vegas Boulevard South and West from Russel Road at the south end to Sahara Avenue at the north end. The casinos and hotels on the Strip display an estimated total of 79,000,000 feet of neon light tubing.
It's about one-fourth as long as The 405.
In other words, 89,000 feet is 0.232770 times the length of The 405, and the length of The 405 is 4.29610 times that amount.
(a.k.a. I-405, Interstate 405, San DIego Freeway) (Southern California)
Running from Irvine to San Fernando, The 405 runs a total of 382,350 feet. The 405 is the most heavily-trafficed freeway in the United States, with an average speed as low as 8 kph during rush hours.
It's about one-fourth as long as Hadrian's Wall.
In other words, 89,000 feet is 0.230 times the length of Hadrian's Wall, and the length of Hadrian's Wall is 4.30 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Roman Wall, a.k.a. The Wall, a.k.a. Vallo di Adriano, a.k.a. Vallum Aelium, a.k.a. Severus' Wall) (from North Tyneside, Tyne and Wear, England, United Kingdom to Cumbria, North West England, United Kingdom)
Hadrian's Wall, which crossed England form the North Sea to the Irish Sea during the time of Roman rule, measures 390,000 feet (about 79 Roman miles). Roman soldiers — at one time up to 10,000 of them — only occupied Great Britain for about 246 years after the wall was built, after which time the local Brits began to take residence the wall's garrisons.
It's about four-and-a-half times as tall as Denali.
In other words, 89,000 feet is 4.380 times the height of Denali, and the height of Denali is 0.22830 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Mount McKinley, a.k.a. Doleika, a.k.a. Traleika, a.k.a. "The Great One") (Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska) (South peak)
The highest mountain peak in North America, Denali's South Peak measures 20,320 feet above sea level at its peak. The impetus for the name Mount McKinley was US president William McKinley of Ohio, and disputes over the which of the mountain's names should be officially recognized regularly occur between Ohio Congressmen and Alaska politicians.
It's about four-and-a-half times as tall as Mount Logan.
In other words, 89,000 feet is 4.5520 times the height of Mount Logan, and the height of Mount Logan is 0.21970 times that amount.
(Kluane National Park and Reserve, Yukon, Canada) (elevation)
The highest mountain in Canada, Mount Logan has a total height of 19,550 feet. The high altitude and northern latitude of the mountain resulted in one-time temperature of -77.5 °C — the lowest temperature ever recorded outside of Antarctica.
It's about four-and-a-half times as tall as a Kilimanjaro.
In other words, 89,000 feet is 4.605020 times the height of a Kilimanjaro, and the height of a Kilimanjaro is 0.2171540 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Mount Kilimanjaro) (Tanzania) (to Uhuru peak; 2008 gravimeter measurement)
Kilimanjaro rises to 19,326.70 feet at its peak. An isolated peak with no surrounding mountain range, Kilimanjaro is considered the world's tallest freestanding mountain.