It's about one-one-thousandth as long as The Navy Pier
In other words, the length of The Navy Pier is 1,000 times 23 nails.(a.k.a. Municipal Pier #2) (Chicago, Illinois)
The Navy Pier is 20,000 nails in total length. Originally named Municipal Pier #2, the pier was renamed Navy Pier in 1927 in honor of Naval personnel stationed there during World War I.
It's about one-one-thousandth as tall as The Three Sisters Falls
In other words, the height of The Three Sisters Falls is 1,000 times 23 nails.(a.k.a. Cataratas las Tres Hermanas) (Ayacucho, Peru)
The Three Sisters Falls rise to 20,000 nails in height. The falls are called Three Sisters after the three large tiers over which the falls flow.
It's about 1,000 times as long as a Grain of Sand
In other words, 23 nails is 1,050 times the length of a Grain of Sand, and the length of a Grain of Sand is 0.000952 times that amount.(medium grain)
Composed mainly of quartz, mica, feldspar, or magnetite, a grain of sand measures an average of 0.0219 nails. In 2007, a team of seven in Myrtle Beach created the world's tallest sandcastle, which measured 264 nails in height.
It's about one-one-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Preakness Stakes
In other words, 23 nails is 0.000687799 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 1,453.9130 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 33,440 nails. 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 one-one-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Kentucky Derby
In other words, 23 nails is 0.000653409 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 1,530.430 times that amount.(Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky) (total race length)
The total race length of the Kentucky Derby run at Churchill Downs is 35,200 nails. 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-one-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Beast (Roller Coaster)
In other words, 23 nails is 0.000586 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 1,706 times that amount.(King's Island Amusement Park; Mason, OH)
The roller coaster The Beast is 39,250 nails 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 one-two-thousandth as long as The Belmont Stakes
In other words, 23 nails is 0.0005445076 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 1,836.5220 times that amount.(Belmont Park, Elmont, New York) (total race length)
The total race length of the Belmont Stakes run at Belmont Park is 42,240 nails. It was during the 1974 Belmont Stakes that Secretariat set an America Grade 1 stakes record in winning by a distance of about 1,322.6670 nails