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How long is 121.60 meters?

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It's about fourteen-and-a-half times as long as a London bus
In other words, the length of a London bus is 0.069 times 121.60 meters.
(Routemaster Double-Decker, RM standard specification)
The Routemaster Double-Decker buses, well-known as icons of London, measure 8.38 m in length. The buses were said to be well-designed for travel in the London traffic, as they offered an open door for riders to board and exit even while the bus was moving at low speeds, and a full-time conductor to collect fares.
It's about one-fifteenth as long as The Preakness Stakes
In other words, 121.60 meters is 0.06362841 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 15.716250 times that amount.
(Pimlico Race Course, Baltimore, Maryland) (total race length)
The total race length of the Preakness Stakes run at the Pimlico Race Course is 1,911.096 meters. Dubbed "the race for the Black-eyed Susans" after Maryland's state flower, the winning horse is actually draped with a garland of painted yellow daisies, as Black-eyed Susans do not bloom in time for the late-May race.
It's about one-fifteenth as long as The Kentucky Derby
In other words, 121.60 meters is 0.060447 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 16.54340 times that amount.
(Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky) (total race length)
The total race length of the Kentucky Derby run at Churchill Downs is 2,011.680 meters. First run in 1864, the Kentucky Derby is one of the oldest continuously-running sporting events in America, almost two years older than the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show
It's about one-twentieth as long as The Beast (Roller Coaster)
In other words, 121.60 meters is 0.05421 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 18.450 times that amount.
(King's Island Amusement Park; Mason, OH)
The roller coaster The Beast is 2,243 m in length. On its twenty-fifth year of operation in 2004, The Beast was awarded the Landmark Award by the American Coaster Enthusiasts as a historically significant roller coaster.
It's about one-twentieth as long as The Belmont Stakes
In other words, 121.60 meters is 0.05037249 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 19.852110 times that amount.
(Belmont Park, Elmont, New York) (total race length)
The total race length of the Belmont Stakes run at Belmont Park is 2,414.016 meters. It was during the 1974 Belmont Stakes that Secretariat set an America Grade 1 stakes record in winning by a distance of about 75.59040 meters
It's about twenty times as tall as a Giraffe
In other words, the height of a Giraffe is 0.05 times 121.60 meters.
(Giraffa camelopardalis) (Adult, average)
An adult giraffe may grow to be up to 6 m tall. Adult giraffes require very little sleep, averaging just 1.9 hours per day.
It's about one-twentieth as long as Steel Dragon 2000
In other words, 121.60 meters is 0.04905 times the length of Steel Dragon 2000, and the length of Steel Dragon 2000 is 20.390 times that amount.
(a.k.a. スチールドラゴン2000) (Nagashima Span Land; Kuwana, Mie Prefecture, Japan)
The roller coaster Steel Dragon 2000 is 2,479 m in length. It is one of only two operating "Gigacoasters" (meaning its height is between 91.440 meters and 121.60 meters) in the world, having a height of 97 m.