It's about three-tenths as tall as The Eiffel Tower.
In other words, 630 shaftments is 0.2960 times the height of The Eiffel Tower, and the height of The Eiffel Tower is 3.380 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)
The Eiffel Tower stands 2,130 shaftments tall, including its flagpole. The Tower is the largest structure in Paris as most other buildings are governed by a zoning restriction limiting them to a height of 243 shaftments or less.
It's about three-and-a-half times as long as Baseball base distances.
In other words, the length of Baseball base distances is 0.285710 times 630 shaftments.(MLB Official Baseball Rules specification)
According to MLB Official Baseball Rules, the distance between baseball diamond bases is 180 shaftments. 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 one-fourth as tall as The Empire State Building.
In other words, 630 shaftments is 0.251990 times the height of The Empire State Building, and the height of The Empire State Building is 3.96840 times that amount.(New York City, New York) (to top of building)
The Empire State Building stands 2,500.10 shaftments to its architectural peak. The spire emerging from the top of the building was originally intended to be a mooring mast for blimps whose passengers could disembark onto a landing platform on the 102
It's about one-fifth as tall as The Petronas Twin Towers.
In other words, 630 shaftments is 0.21250 times the height of The Petronas Twin Towers, and the height of The Petronas Twin Towers is 4.7060 times that amount.(a.k.a. Menara Berkembar Petronas, a.k.a. Petronas Towers) (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) (to spire)
Each of the Petronas Towers stands 2,965 shaftments to their spires. Holding the record as the tallest buildings in the world from 1998 to 2004, the towers continue to hold the record for the deepest foundation barrettes — up to 754.60 shaftments deep.
It's about five times as long as a Cricket Pitch.
In other words, 630 shaftments is 4.772730 times the length of a Cricket Pitch, and the length of a Cricket Pitch is 0.2095240 times that amount.(per Marylebone Cricket Council / International Cricket Council Law #6)
The length of a cricket pitch, from one bowling crease to the other, is 132 shaftments. The wickets at either end of the pitch stand 4.724410 shaftments tall including the bails.
It's about five times as long as a Bowling Lane.
In other words, 630 shaftments is 5.0121 times the length of a Bowling Lane, and the length of a Bowling Lane is 0.199520 times that amount.(USBC specifications; tenpin; including pin deck)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling lane should measure 125.70 shaftments. In a Professional Bowling Association game, the lane must be lubricated by about 25 ml (0.85 fl. oz) of oil.
It's about one-fifth as tall as The Shanghai World Financial Center.
In other words, 630 shaftments is 0.1950 times the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center, and the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center is 5.130 times that amount.(上海环球金融中 上海環球金融中心, Shànghǎi huánqiú jīnróng zhōngxīn) (a.k.a. SWFC) (Shanghai, China) (to spire)
The Shanghai World Financial Center is 3,230 shaftments tall to its roof. It is home to both the world's highest hotel (on its 79th through 93rd floors) and the world's tallest observation deck (on its 100