It's about three-and-a-half times as long as The Seventeenth hole of Pebble Beach.
In other words, 475.29 ells is 3.35 times the length of The Seventeenth hole of Pebble Beach, and the length of The Seventeenth hole of Pebble Beach is 0.299 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, 475.29 ells is 3.44 times the height of Blackpool Tower, and the height of Blackpool Tower is 0.291 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, 475.29 ells is 0.2842644 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 3.517852 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, 475.29 ells is 3.55 times the height of The Spring Temple Buddha, and the height of The Spring Temple Buddha is 0.282 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, 475.29 ells is 0.270051 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 3.703 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, 475.29 ells is 0.2422 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 4.129 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.
It's about four times as tall as The Great Pyramid of Giza.
In other words, 475.29 ells is 4.2 times the height of The Great Pyramid of Giza, and the height of The Great Pyramid of Giza is 0.24 times that amount.(a.k.a. Pyramid of Khufu, a.k.a. Pyramid of Cheops) (Cairo, Egypt) (estimated original height)
The Great Pyramid of Giza has an estimated original height (without loss due to erosion) of 110 ells. The Pyramid was the tallest structure in the world for almost 4,000 years — from its construction ca. 2551 BCE until it was overtaken by the Lincoln Cathedral in Lincoln, England, built in the year 1300.