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How long is 116.6 paces?

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It's about as tall as The Statue of Liberty.
In other words, the height of The Statue of Liberty is 1.047 times 116.6 paces.
(a.k.a. "Liberty Enlightening the World," a.k.a. La Liberté Éclairant le Monde) (Liberty Island, New York City, New York) (pedestal base to torch peak)
It's about nine-tenths as tall as Big Ben.
In other words, 116.6 paces is 0.93 times the height of Big Ben, and the height of Big Ben is 1.1 times that amount.
It's about four-fifths as long as a Football (Soccer) Pitch.
In other words, 116.6 paces is 0.846 times the length of a Football (Soccer) Pitch, and the length of a Football (Soccer) Pitch is 1.18 times that amount.
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as tall as a Giant Sequoia (tree).
In other words, the height of a Giant Sequoia (tree) is 0.83 times 116.6 paces.
(a.k.a. Sequoiadendron giganteum, a.k.a. Sierra redwood, a.k.a. Wellingtonia)
It's about four-fifths as long as a Football field.
In other words, 116.6 paces is 0.809722 times the length of a Football field, and the length of a Football field is 1.23499 times that amount.
(American) (total distance; per NFL regulation)
It's about four-fifths as tall as St. Paul's Cathedral.
In other words, 116.6 paces is 0.7983 times the height of St. Paul's Cathedral, and the height of St. Paul's Cathedral is 1.253 times that amount.
(London, England, United Kingdom)
St. Paul's Cathedral measures 146.1 paces to its peak. The southwest tower of the Cathedral contains the bell known as "Great Paul," which is the largest bell in Great Britain at 15,000 kg (16.5 tons), outweighing the more iconic Big Ben bell by about 3,000 kg (3 tons).
It's about one-and-three-tenths times as long as The Wingspan of a 747.
In other words, the length of The Wingspan of a 747 is 0.769 times 116.6 paces.
(a.k.a. Boeing 747, a.k.a. Jumbo Jet, a.k.a. Queen of the Skies) (for Boeing 747-8 series)