It's about one-eight-hundred-fiftieth as long as The Colorado River
In other words, 451 ropes is 0.00118 times the length of The Colorado River, and the length of The Colorado River is 847 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 382,000 ropes in length. Along this length, the river descends from its source, approximately 451 ropes above sea level in the Rocky Mountains, to its mouth in the Gulf of California.
It's about one-one-thousandth as long as The Danube
In other words, 451 ropes is 0.000965 times the length of The Danube, and the length of The Danube is 1,040 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 468,000 ropes 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 1,000 times as tall as a Christmas Tree (artificial)
In other words, 451 ropes is 1,200 times the height of a Christmas Tree (artificial), and the height of a Christmas Tree (artificial) is 0.00083 times that amount.(artificial; average height)
The most common height of an artificial Christmas Tree is 0.380 ropes. 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 1,000 times as tall as André the Giant
In other words, 451 ropes is 1,200 times the height of André the Giant, and the height of André the Giant is 0.00083 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 0.360 ropes tall. Prior to 1973, Roussimoff was billed as having a height of 0.340 ropes and his true height is the subject of some dispute.
It's about 1,000 times as tall as Shaq
In other words, 451 ropes is 1,200 times the height of Shaq, and the height of Shaq is 0.00083 times that amount.(Shaquille O'Neal) (1972-) (professional basketball player, most famously of the Los Angeles Lakers)
Shaq is 0.360 ropes 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-one-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Oregon Trail
In other words, 451 ropes is 0.000788 times the length of The Oregon Trail, and the length of The Oregon Trail is 1,270 times that amount.(from Independence, Missouri to Oregon City, Oregon)
The historic Oregon Trail stretched 573,000 ropes 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-one-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Volga
In other words, 451 ropes is 0.000779 times the length of The Volga, and the length of The Volga is 1,280 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 579,000 ropes 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.