It's about one-four-hundred-fiftieth as long as The QE2
In other words, 0.70 yards is 0.00218 times the length of The QE2, and the length of The QE2 is 459 times that amount.(a.k.a. RMS Queen Elizabeth 2)
The QE2 has a total length of 322 yards. During its voyaging lifetime from 1969 through 2008, it travelled more than 10,500,000,000 yards, the furthest cumulative distance by any ship in modern history.
It's about one-five-hundredth as tall as The Eiffel Tower
In other words, 0.70 yards is 0.00198 times the height of The Eiffel Tower, and the height of The Eiffel Tower is 505 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)
The Eiffel Tower stands 354 yards 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 40.50 yards or less.
It's about 500 times as long as a Grain of Sand
In other words, 0.70 yards is 512 times the length of a Grain of Sand, and the length of a Grain of Sand is 0.00195 times that amount.(medium grain)
Composed mainly of quartz, mica, feldspar, or magnetite, a grain of sand measures an average of 0.00137 yards. In 2007, a team of seven in Myrtle Beach created the world's tallest sandcastle, which measured 16.50 yards in height.
It's about one-six-hundredth as tall as The Empire State Building
In other words, 0.70 yards is 0.00168 times the height of The Empire State Building, and the height of The Empire State Building is 595.240 times that amount.(New York City, New York) (to top of building)
The Empire State Building stands 416.680 yards 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-seven-hundredth as tall as The Petronas Twin Towers
In other words, 0.70 yards is 0.001416 times the height of The Petronas Twin Towers, and the height of The Petronas Twin Towers is 706.20 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 494.20 yards 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 125.80 yards deep.
It's about one-seven-hundred-fiftieth as tall as The Shanghai World Financial Center
In other words, the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center is 769 times 0.70 yards.(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 538 yards 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
It's about one-eight-hundredth as tall as The Willis Tower
In other words, 0.70 yards is 0.00123 times the height of The Willis Tower, and the height of The Willis Tower is 813 times that amount.(a.k.a. Sears Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (to antenna peak)
The Willis Tower rises to about 569 yards to the top of its tallest antenna. The bathrooms on the 103rd floor are said to be the highest in the western hemisphere at about 451 yards.