It's about one-seventy-five-thousandth as long as a London bus.
In other words, the length of a London bus is 75,200 times 111.8 microns.(Routemaster Double-Decker, RM standard specification)
The Routemaster Double-Decker buses, well-known as icons of London, measure 8,380,000 microns 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-one-hundred-thousandth as tall as a Telephone Pole.
In other words, 111.8 microns is 0.00001 times the height of a Telephone Pole, and the height of a Telephone Pole is 100,000 times that amount.(a.k.a. Utility Pole, a.k.a Power Pole, a.k.a. Telegraph Pole, a.k.a. Telegraph Post, a.k.a. Hydro Pole) (exposed height; per Florida Public Service Commission average)
A standard telephone pole is 11,000,000 microns tall. Despite alternatives, most telephone poles in the US are made of wood — most commonly pine — and have a lifespan of 25 to 50 years, depending on climate and preservatives applied.
It's about one-one-hundred-thousandth as tall as a Brachiosaurus.
In other words, 111.8 microns is 0.0000086 times the height of a Brachiosaurus, and the height of a Brachiosaurus is 120,000 times that amount.(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 13,000,000 microns. 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.
It's about one-one-hundred-fifty-thousandth as long as a Semitrailer.
In other words, 111.8 microns is 0.000007642 times the length of a Semitrailer, and the length of a Semitrailer is 130,900 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(DOT), the maximum allowable length of a semitrailer pulled by a road tractor truck is 14,630,000 microns (unless superseded by state law). These regulations also allow the vehicles to tow up to 36,000 kg in gross weight.
It's about one-one-hundred-fifty-thousandth as tall as The Hollywood Sign.
In other words, the height of The Hollywood Sign is 130,000 times 111.8 microns.(a.k.a. Hollywoodland Sign) (Mount Lee, Hollywood Hills, Santa Monica Mountains, California)
Each of the white letters in the Hollywood Sign measures 15,000,000 microns tall. Built as an advertisement in 1923, the sign was intended to stand for only eighteen months.
It's about one-one-hundred-fifty-thousandth as long as a Bowling Lane.
In other words, 111.8 microns is 0.0000058363 times the length of a Bowling Lane, and the length of a Bowling Lane is 171,340 times that amount.(USBC specifications; tenpin; including pin deck)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling lane should measure 19,156,000 microns. In a Professional Bowling Association game, the lane must be lubricated by about 25 ml (0.85 fl. oz) of oil.
It's about one-two-hundred-thousandth as long as a Cricket pitch.
In other words, 111.8 microns is 0.00000555754 times the length of a Cricket pitch, and the length of a Cricket pitch is 179,936 times that amount.(per Marylebone Cricket Council / International Cricket Council Law #7)
The length of a cricket pitch is 20,116,800 microns. The wickets at either end of the pitch stand 720,000 microns tall including the bails.