It's about 40 times as tall as The Chicago Water Tower.
In other words, 2,090 yards is 40.70 times the height of The Chicago Water Tower, and the height of The Chicago Water Tower is 0.0246 times that amount.(Chicago, Illinois)
The Chicago Water Tower is 51.30 yards 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 70 times as long as Baseball base distances.
In other words, 2,090 yards is 69.6670 times the length of Baseball base distances, and the length of Baseball base distances is 0.014354 times that amount.(MLB Official Baseball Rules specification)
According to MLB Official Baseball Rules, the distance between baseball diamond bases is 30 yards. 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 95 times as long as a Cricket Pitch.
In other words, the length of a Cricket Pitch is 0.0105263 times 2,090 yards.(per Marylebone Cricket Council / International Cricket Council Law #6)
The length of a cricket pitch, from one bowling crease to the other, is 22 yards. The wickets at either end of the pitch stand 0.7874020 yards tall including the bails.
It's about 100 times as long as a Bowling Lane.
In other words, 2,090 yards is 99.7650 times the length of a Bowling Lane, and the length of a Bowling Lane is 0.010024 times that amount.(USBC specifications; tenpin; including pin deck)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling lane should measure 20.9490 yards. In a Professional Bowling Association game, the lane must be lubricated by about 25 ml (0.85 fl. oz) of oil.
It's about 150 times as tall as The Hollywood Sign.
In other words, the height of The Hollywood Sign is 0.0077 times 2,090 yards.(a.k.a. Hollywoodland Sign) (Mount Lee, Hollywood Hills, Santa Monica Mountains, California)
Each of the white letters in the Hollywood Sign measures 16 yards tall. Built as an advertisement in 1923, the sign was intended to stand for only eighteen months.
It's about 150 times as long as a Semitrailer.
In other words, 2,090 yards is 130.60 times the length of a Semitrailer, and the length of a Semitrailer is 0.007657 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 16 yards (unless superseded by state law). These regulations also allow the vehicles to tow up to 36,000 kg in gross weight.
It's about 150 times as tall as a Brachiosaurus.
In other words, the height of a Brachiosaurus is 0.0067 times 2,090 yards.(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 14 yards. 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.