Bluebulb Projects presents:
The Measure of Things Logo
Enter a measurement to see comparisons


Equivalents in other units


How long is 0.2210 hanks?

Sort Order:
Closest first | Highest first | Lowest first

It's about one-two-hundred-fiftieth as long as The Panama Canal.
In other words, the length of The Panama Canal is 270 times 0.2210 hanks.
(Canal de Panamá) (Panama)
Connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans across the Isthmus of Panama, the Canal measures 60 hanks in length. Ships passing through the Canal are raised (and then lowered) 0.018 hanks above sea level through the lock-and-dam system.
It's about 300 times as tall as Kenny Baker.
In other words, 0.2210 hanks is 290 times the height of Kenny Baker, and the height of Kenny Baker is 0.0034 times that amount.
(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 one-three-hundred-fiftieth as long as The English Channel.
In other words, 0.2210 hanks is 0.00302 times the length of The English Channel, and the length of The English Channel is 331 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 73.10 hanks, 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 350 times as tall as General Tom Thumb.
In other words, the height of General Tom Thumb is 0.0028 times 0.2210 hanks.
(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-three-hundred-fiftieth as long as The 405.
In other words, 0.2210 hanks is 0.0027744 times the length of The 405, and the length of The 405 is 360.440 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 79.6570 hanks. 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-three-hundred-fiftieth as long as Hadrian's Wall.
In other words, the length of Hadrian's Wall is 370 times 0.2210 hanks.
(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 82 hanks (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 400 times as tall as Verne Troyer.
In other words, the height of Verne Troyer is 0.0025 times 0.2210 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.