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It's about one-twenty-fifth as tall as The Challenger Deep (Marianas Trench)
In other words, 622 paces is 0.043475 times the height of The Challenger Deep (Marianas Trench), and the height of The Challenger Deep (Marianas Trench) is 23.002 times that amount.
(near Marianas Islands, a.k.a. Ladrones Islands, northwestern Pacific Ocean) (depth below sea level)
The Challenger Deep, at the southern end of the Marianas Trench, reaches a depth of 14,307 paces below sea level. There has been only one manned expedition to the bottom of Challenger Deep — a 1960 voyage that took 4 hours and 48 minutes to reach the bottom.
It's about one-twenty-fifth as tall as Maxwell Montes
In other words, the height of Maxwell Montes is 23 times 622 paces.
(Ishtar Terra, Venus)
Maxwell Montes rises to a total height of 14,000 paces. Since Venus does not seem to have the kind of tectonic activity which gives rise to mountains on Earth, the origin of the Venusian mountain remains the subject of some dispute.
It's about twenty times as long as a Cricket Pitch
In other words, 622 paces is 23.56060 times the length of a Cricket Pitch, and the length of a Cricket Pitch is 0.0424437 times that amount.
(per Marylebone Cricket Council / International Cricket Council Law #6)
The length of a cricket pitch, from one bowling crease to the other, is 26.40 paces. The wickets at either end of the pitch stand 0.9448820 paces tall including the bails.
It's about twenty times as long as a Bowling Lane
In other words, 622 paces is 24.7420 times the length of a Bowling Lane, and the length of a Bowling Lane is 0.040417 times that amount.
(USBC specifications; tenpin; including pin deck)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling lane should measure 25.1390 paces. In a Professional Bowling Association game, the lane must be lubricated by about 25 ml (0.85 fl. oz) of oil.
It's about thirty times as tall as The Hollywood Sign
In other words, the height of The Hollywood Sign is 0.031 times 622 paces.
(a.k.a. Hollywoodland Sign) (Mount Lee, Hollywood Hills, Santa Monica Mountains, California)
Each of the white letters in the Hollywood Sign measures 20 paces tall. Built as an advertisement in 1923, the sign was intended to stand for only eighteen months.
It's about thirty times as long as a Semitrailer
In other words, 622 paces is 32.40 times the length of a Semitrailer, and the length of a Semitrailer is 0.03086 times that amount.
(a.k.a. semi-trailer truck, a.k.a. semi, a.k.a. tractor-trailer, a.k.a. truck and trailer, a.k.a. eighteen-wheeler, a.k.a. big rig, a.k.a. Mack truck, a.k.a. transport, a.k.a. lorry, a.k.a. artic; for box truck; United States Federal length limits)
According to the United States Department of Transportation (DOT), the maximum allowable length of a semitrailer pulled by a road tractor truck is 19.20 paces (unless superseded by state law). These regulations also allow the vehicles to tow up to 36,000 kg in gross weight.
It's about forty times as tall as a Brachiosaurus
In other words, the height of a Brachiosaurus is 0.028 times 622 paces.
(based on comparable bone measurements, height to head)
Dinosaurs in the genus Brachiosaurus had an estimated height (at the head with neck fully extended) of up to 17 paces. A resin cast of the first Brachiosaurus specimen, owned by the Field Museum in Chicago, is currently on display at the O'Hare International Airport.