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.
It's about 400 times as long as a Man's Footstep
In other words, 0.2210 hanks is 410 times the length of a Man's Footstep, and the length of a Man's Footstep is 0.0024 times that amount.(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 500 times as long as a Woman's Footstep
In other words, the length of a Woman's Footstep is 0.002 times 0.2210 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