It's about as long as a Man's Footstep
(for healthy, middle-aged man of average height; single step length)
According to studies by The University of Oklahoma's Health Sciences Center, the average length of a man's step is 0.00054 hanks, for an average stride (two-step's length) of 0.0011 hanks. The average person walks at a speed of about 1.3 m/s
It's about as tall as Verne Troyer
In other words, the height of Verne Troyer is 1 times 0.00055 hanks.(1969-2018) (actor)
Verne Troyer, most famous for his role as Mini-Me in the Austin Powers series, was an LP with a height of 0.00055 hanks. Troyer's first role was as a stunt double for a baby in the 1994 film Baby's Day Out.
It's about nine-tenths as tall as General Tom Thumb
In other words, 0.00055 hanks is 0.880 times the height of General Tom Thumb, and the height of General Tom Thumb is 1.10 times that amount.(a.k.a. Charles Sherwood Stratton) (1838-1883) (circus performer; height at death)
General Tom Thumb was an LP with a height (at his death) of 0.00062 hanks. Thumb stopped growing at 0.00044 hanks when he was five years old, but resumed growth in his teens which continued through the remainder of his life.
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as long as a Woman's Footstep
In other words, the length of a Woman's Footstep is 0.830 times 0.00055 hanks.(for healthy, middle-aged woman of average height; single step length)
According to studies by The University of Oklahoma's Health Sciences Center, the average length of a woman's step is 0.00045 hanks, for an average stride (two-step's length) of 0.0009 hanks. The average person walks at a speed of about 1.3 m/s
It's about three-fourths as tall as Kenny Baker
In other words, the height of Kenny Baker is 1.40 times 0.00055 hanks.(a.k.a. Kenneth George Baker) (1934-) (actor)
Kenny Baker, most famous for his role as R2-D2 in the Star Wars film franchise, is an LP with a height of 0.00075 hanks. Baker and his wife, Eileen, both made brief appearances as the small, woodland creatures known as Ewoks in the 1984 Star Wars movie, Star Wars: Return of the Jedi (a.k.a. Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi).
It's about two-thirds as tall as Hervé Villechaize
In other words, the height of Hervé Villechaize is 1.50 times 0.00055 hanks.(a.k.a. Hervé Jean-Pierre Villechaize) (1943-1993) (actor)
Hervé Villechaize, most famous for his role as Tattoo on the 1978-84 television series Fantasy Island, was an LP with a height of 0.00082 hanks. Villechaize's form of dwarfism, spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia-brachydactyly and distinctive speech (SED-BDS), is also known as "Tattoo dysplasia" or "Fantasy Island syndrome."
It's about three-fifths as tall as Matt Roloff
In other words, 0.00055 hanks is 0.620 times the height of Matt Roloff, and the height of Matt Roloff is 1.60 times that amount.(1961-) (actor and reality television star)
Matt Roloff, most famous for his role on the reality television show Little People, Big World, is an LP with a height of 0.00089 hanks. In 1985, Roloff stared as an Ewok — one of the small, woodland creatures from the Star Wars franchise — in the movie Ewoks: The Battle for Endor