It's about one-fifth as tall as St. Paul's Cathedral.
In other words, 700 inches is 0.1597 times the height of St. Paul's Cathedral, and the height of St. Paul's Cathedral is 6.262 times that amount.(London, England, United Kingdom)
St. Paul's Cathedral measures 4,382 inches to its peak. The southwest tower of the Cathedral contains the bell known as "Great Paul," which is the largest bell in Great Britain at 15,000 kg (16.5 tons), outweighing the more iconic Big Ben bell by about 3,000 kg (3 tons).
It's about one-tenth as tall as The Great Pyramid of Giza.
In other words, 700 inches is 0.14 times the height of The Great Pyramid of Giza, and the height of The Great Pyramid of Giza is 7.1 times that amount.(a.k.a. Pyramid of Khufu, a.k.a. Pyramid of Cheops) (Cairo, Egypt) (estimated original height)
The Great Pyramid of Giza has an estimated original height (without loss due to erosion) of 5,100 inches. The Pyramid was the tallest structure in the world for almost 4,000 years — from its construction ca. 2551 BCE until it was overtaken by the Lincoln Cathedral in Lincoln, England, built in the year 1300.
It's about seven-and-a-half times as tall as a Christmas Tree (artificial).
In other words, the height of a Christmas Tree (artificial) is 0.13 times 700 inches.(artificial; average height)
The most common height of an artificial Christmas Tree is 91 inches. According to the most recent USDA Census of Agriculture, a total of 1,389.59 sq. km (343,374 acres) of Christmas Trees were farmed in the US in 2007.
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It's about eight times as tall as André the Giant.
In other words, 700 inches is 8.1 times the height of André the Giant, and the height of André the Giant is 0.12 times that amount.(Andr( Ren( Ruossimoff) (1946-1993) (wrestler and actor; WWE kayfabe height)
Andr& the Giant, who had a pituitary syndrome called acromegaly, was 87 inches tall. Prior to 1973, Roussimoff was billed as having a height of 83 inches and his true height is the subject of some dispute.
It's about eight times as tall as Shaq.
In other words, 700 inches is 8.1 times the height of Shaq, and the height of Shaq is 0.12 times that amount.(Shaquille O'Neal) (1972-) (professional basketball player, most famously of the Los Angeles Lakers)
Shaq is 87 inches tall. Shaq maintains an active interest in police work and has served as a reserve officer in both Los Angeles, California and Miami, Florida while playing for NBA franchises in those cities.
It's about one-tenth as tall as The Spring Temple Buddha.
In other words, 700 inches is 0.116 times the height of The Spring Temple Buddha, and the height of The Spring Temple Buddha is 8.62 times that amount.(a.k.a. 中原大佛, a.k.a. 鲁山大佛, a.k.a. 魯山大佛) (Fodushan Scenic Area, Lushan County, Henan, China) (including base)
The tallest statue in the world, the Spring Temple Buddha in Henan, China stands at 6,020 inches tall from its base. The Buddha is located in the 47,300,000-sq. m (11,700-acre) Fodushan Scenic Area near Mount Yao
It's about nine times as long as a Queen Size Bed.
In other words, 700 inches is 8.75 times the length of a Queen Size Bed, and the length of a Queen Size Bed is 0.1143 times that amount.(North American/Australian standard; length; mattress only)
A Queen-Size mattress measures 80 inches from head to foot. Although most antique beds were smaller than modern beds, it was not uncommon for beds in the medieval Europe to reach 5 sq. m (49 sq. ft) for those in positions of wealth or power.