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It's about one-nine-hundred-fiftieth as long as The Grand Canyon
In other words, 622 paces is 0.00106 times the length of The Grand Canyon, and the length of The Grand Canyon is 943 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Gran Cañón) (Arizona) (Colorado River miles measure)
The Grand Canyon has a total length of 585,000 paces along the course of the Colorado River at its bottom. Having opened in early 2007, the Grand Canyon Skywalk allows tourists to stand on a horseshoe-shaped glass walkway 1,440 paces above the floor of Granite Gorge.
It's about 1,000 times as tall as a Bowling Pin
In other words, 622 paces is 1,240 times the height of a Bowling Pin, and the height of a Bowling Pin is 0.000806 times that amount.
(USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling pin should be within 0.00104 paces of 0.50 paces in height. The USBC further mandates that certified pins be made of sugar maple wood, unless otherwise approved by the organization.
It's about one-three-thousandth as long as The Rhine
In other words, 622 paces is 0.000359 times the length of The Rhine, and the length of The Rhine is 2,790 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Rhein, a.k.a. Rijn, a.k.a. Rhin, a.k.a. Rain, a.k.a. Reno, a.k.a. Rhenus, a.k.a. Ryn) (from near Reichenau, Switzerland through Hoek van Holland, Rotterdam, Netherlands)
The Rhine river runs 1,730,000 paces in total length. The World War II Battle of Arnhem, as memorialized in the 1974 book and 1977 movie A Bridge Too Far, was the first of several attempts to capture key bridges across the Rhine, beginning with the Arnhem Bridge in the Netherlands.
It's about one-five-thousandth as long as The Colorado River
In other words, 622 paces is 0.000203 times the length of The Colorado River, and the length of The Colorado River is 4,930 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Aha Kwahwat, a.k.a. Grand River, a.k.a. Tizon River, a.k.a. Tecon River, a.k.a. Tison River) (from Grand Lake, Colorado through the Gulf of California)
The Colorado River runs 3,060,000 paces in length. Along this length, the river descends from its source, approximately 3,610 paces above sea level in the Rocky Mountains, to its mouth in the Gulf of California.
It's about one-six-thousandth as long as The Danube
In other words, 622 paces is 0.000166 times the length of The Danube, and the length of The Danube is 6,020 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Donau, a.k.a. Dunaj, a.k.a. Dunav, a.k.a. Duna, a.k.a. Дунав (Dunav), a.k.a. Dunărea, a.k.a. Дунáй (Dunay), a.k.a. Tuna) (from Breg Martinskapelle, Black Forest, Germany through the Danube Delta, Romania)
The Danube river runs 3,740,000 paces in total length. Intersecting Vienna, Austria; Bratislava, Slovakia; Budapest, Hungary; and Belgrade, Serbia, the Danube touches more capital cities than any other river.
It's about one-seven-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Oregon Trail
In other words, 622 paces is 0.000136 times the length of The Oregon Trail, and the length of The Oregon Trail is 7,350 times that amount.
(from Independence, Missouri to Oregon City, Oregon)
The historic Oregon Trail stretched 4,580,000 paces across five (sometimes six) states in the western United States. In the early years of the Trail's existence, the trip was estimated to have taken an average of 160 days.
It's about one-seven-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Volga
In other words, 622 paces is 0.000134 times the length of The Volga, and the length of The Volga is 7,460 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Волга, a.k.a. İdel (Идел), a.k.a. Атăл (Atăl), a.k.a. Edil, a.k.a. İdil, a.k.a. Рав (Rav)) (from the Valdai Hills, Tver Oblast, Russia through the Caspian Sea)
The largest river in Europe, the Volga river runs 4,630,000 paces in total length. World War II's Battle of Stalingrad between the Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union, which resulted in nearly two million casualties, was fought in part for control of the river.