It's about 1,500 times as tall as The Cinderella Castle.
In other words, 630,000 shaftments is 1,670 times the height of The Cinderella Castle, and the height of The Cinderella Castle is 0.000599 times that amount.(Fantasyland, Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida)
Walt Disney World's Cinderella Castle is 378 shaftments tall. The castle's architecture uses the optical trick known as "forced perspective" — the castle gets smaller near the top — to appear larger than it truly is.
It's about 1,500 times as tall as The Leaning Tower of Pisa.
In other words, the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa is 0.000588 times 630,000 shaftments.(a.k.a. The Tower of Pisa, a.k.a. Torre pendente di Pisa) (Pisa, Italy) (height along center axis)
The Leaning Tower of Pisa stands 370 shaftments tall along the angle of its lean. In May of 2008, in an successful effort to stabilize the tower, 70 tonnes of earth were removed from the tower's base on the side opposite the lean.
It's about 2,000 times as tall as Nelson's Column.
In other words, 630,000 shaftments is 1,859 times the height of Nelson's Column, and the height of Nelson's Column is 0.0005379 times that amount.(London, England, United Kingdom) (from pedestal first step to tip of statue's hat)
Nelson's Column measures 338.80 shaftments from the first step of the pedestal's base to the top of the statue's hat. While the London tower is the tallest, there are at least eight other monuments to Admiral Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, 1st Duke of Bronté throughout England, Scotland, Ireland, Canada, and Barbados.
It's about 2,000 times as tall as The Arc de Triomphe.
In other words, the height of The Arc de Triomphe is 0.0005 times 630,000 shaftments.(Paris, France)
The Arc de Triomphe stands 320 shaftments tall. France's Tomb of the Unknown Soldier from the First World War lies beneath the arch and is commemorated by the first eternal flame to have been lit in modern European history.
It's about 2,000 times as tall as The Chicago Water Tower.
In other words, 630,000 shaftments is 2,050 times the height of The Chicago Water Tower, and the height of The Chicago Water Tower is 0.000488 times that amount.(Chicago, Illinois)
The Chicago Water Tower is 308 shaftments tall. The tower's architecture was one source of inspiration behind the design of White Castle fast-food restaurants beginning with "Building Number 8," a prefabricated structure built in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1936.
It's about 3,500 times as long as Baseball base distances.
In other words, the length of Baseball base distances is 0.00028571 times 630,000 shaftments.(MLB Official Baseball Rules specification)
According to MLB Official Baseball Rules, the distance between baseball diamond bases is 180 shaftments. While second and home base are located upon the corners of the 27.432 sq. m area created by the bases, first and third base are placed within that square, to better allow the umpires to judge whether a ball is fair or foul.
It's about one-four-thousandth as long as The Distance from Earth to the Moon.
In other words, 630,000 shaftments is 0.0002497474 times the length of The Distance from Earth to the Moon, and the length of The Distance from Earth to the Moon is 4,004.046 times that amount.(a.k.a. Luna) (median of semi-major axis, or apigee, and semi-minor axes, or perigee)
The orbit of the Moon around the Earth is elliptical, with an average distance of 2,522,549,000 shaftments from center-to-center. About 428.376 kg of moon rock have been cataloged on the Earth, from the American Apollo and Soviet Luna Programs, and from samples that have been extracted from meteorites.