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It's about three-and-a-half times as tall as The Singapore Flyer (Ferris wheel).
In other words, 475.290 ells is 3.290 times the height of The Singapore Flyer (Ferris wheel), and the height of The Singapore Flyer (Ferris wheel) is 0.3040 times that amount.
(a.k.a. 新加坡摩天观景轮, a.k.a. சிங்கப்பூர் ஃப்ளையர், a.k.a. Pelayang Singapura) (Marina Centre, Singapore)
The Singapore Flyer has a height of 144 ells. Based on recommendations from Feng Shui masters, the wheel was re-engineered to spin in the opposite direction five months after it began operating.
It's about three-and-a-half times as long as The Seventeenth hole of Pebble Beach.
In other words, 475.290 ells is 3.350 times the length of The Seventeenth hole of Pebble Beach, and the length of The Seventeenth hole of Pebble Beach is 0.2990 times that amount.
(fully Pebble Beach Golf Links) (Pebble Beach; Monterey, California) (from Blue Tee)
The seventeenth hole on Pebble Beach Golf Links is a par 3 measuring 142 ells from the blue tee. This hole was the site of professional golfer Jack Nicklaus' 1972 U.S. Open win, which included a 1-iron shot that bounced off the hole's flag and resulted in a birdie.
It's about three-and-a-half times as tall as Blackpool Tower.
In other words, 475.290 ells is 3.440 times the height of Blackpool Tower, and the height of Blackpool Tower is 0.2910 times that amount.
(Blackpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom) (height to peak)
Blackpool Tower, part of an entertainment complex in Blackpool, Lancashire, England, measures 138 ells to its peak. Under ideal conditions, visitors to the highest accessible point of the tower can see as far as the Isle of Man — 84,000 ells to the northwest.
It's about three-tenths as long as The Preakness Stakes.
In other words, 475.290 ells is 0.28426440 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 3.5178520 times that amount.
(Pimlico Race Course, Baltimore, Maryland) (total race length)
The total race length of the Preakness Stakes run at the Pimlico Race Course is 1,672 ells. Dubbed "the race for the Black-eyed Susans" after Maryland's state flower, the winning horse is actually draped with a garland of painted yellow daisies, as Black-eyed Susans do not bloom in time for the late-May race.
It's about three-and-a-half times as tall as The Spring Temple Buddha.
In other words, 475.290 ells is 3.550 times the height of The Spring Temple Buddha, and the height of The Spring Temple Buddha is 0.2820 times that amount.
(a.k.a. 中原大佛, a.k.a. 鲁山大佛, a.k.a. 魯山大佛) (Fodushan Scenic Area, Lushan County, Henan, China) (including base)
The tallest statue in the world, the Spring Temple Buddha in Henan, China stands at 134 ells tall from its base. The Buddha is located in the 47,300,000-sq. m (11,700-acre) Fodushan Scenic Area near Mount Yao
It's about one-fourth as long as The Kentucky Derby.
In other words, 475.290 ells is 0.2700510 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 3.7030 times that amount.
(Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky) (total race length)
The total race length of the Kentucky Derby run at Churchill Downs is 1,760 ells. First run in 1864, the Kentucky Derby is one of the oldest continuously-running sporting events in America, almost two years older than the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show
It's about one-fourth as long as The Beast (Roller Coaster).
In other words, 475.290 ells is 0.24220 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 4.1290 times that amount.
(King's Island Amusement Park; Mason, OH)
The roller coaster The Beast is 1,962 ells in length. On its twenty-fifth year of operation in 2004, The Beast was awarded the Landmark Award by the American Coaster Enthusiasts as a historically significant roller coaster.