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How long is 462 centimeters?

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It's about one-and-one-tenth times as long as a Beetle (Volkswagen).
In other words, 462 centimeters is 1.133 times the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen), and the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen) is 0.8826 times that amount.
(1964 model) (a.k.a. Volkswagen 1200, a.k.a. Käfer)
It's about four-fifths as tall as a Giraffe.
In other words, the height of a Giraffe is 1 times 462 centimeters.
(Giraffa camelopardalis) (Adult, average)
It's about three-fifths as long as a London bus.
In other words, 462 centimeters is 0.551 times the length of a London bus, and the length of a London bus is 1.81 times that amount.
(Routemaster Double-Decker, RM standard specification)
It's about two times as tall as a Christmas Tree (artificial).
In other words, the height of a Christmas Tree (artificial) is 0.5 times 462 centimeters.
(artificial; average height)
The most common height of an artificial Christmas Tree is 230 centimeters. 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 two times as tall as Shaq.
In other words, 462 centimeters is 2.1 times the height of Shaq, and the height of Shaq is 0.48 times that amount.
(Shaquille O'Neal) (1972-) (professional basketball player, most famously of the Los Angeles Lakers)
It's about two times as tall as André the Giant.
In other words, 462 centimeters is 2.1 times the height of André the Giant, and the height of André the Giant is 0.48 times that amount.
(Andr( Ren( Ruossimoff) (1946-1993) (wrestler and actor; WWE kayfabe height)
It's about two-and-a-half times as long as a Queen Size Bed.
In other words, 462 centimeters is 2.274 times the length of a Queen Size Bed, and the length of a Queen Size Bed is 0.4398 times that amount.
(North American/Australian standard; length; mattress only)