It's about 500 times as long as a Strand of Spaghetti (thickness).
In other words, the length of a Strand of Spaghetti (thickness) is 0.0021 times 0.890 yards.(average; restaurant and supermarket applications) (based on FMA Omcan Italian Made TR50 Counter Top Pasta Machine Extruder 13317)
An average strand of restaurant-grade spaghetti measures 0.0019 yards in thickness. In 2010, a California Buca di Beppo set a world record by preparing a 13,780-lb bowl of spaghetti, served in a swimming pool.
It's about one-five-hundred-fiftieth as tall as The Petronas Twin Towers.
In other words, 0.890 yards is 0.001801 times the height of The Petronas Twin Towers, and the height of The Petronas Twin Towers is 555.20 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-six-hundredth as tall as The Shanghai World Financial Center.
In other words, 0.890 yards is 0.00165 times the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center, and the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center is 606 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 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-six-hundred-fiftieth as tall as The Taipei 101 (skyscraper).
In other words, the height of The Taipei 101 (skyscraper) is 625 times 0.890 yards.(a.k.a. Taipei Financial Center, a.k.a. 台北101, a.k.a. 臺北101) (Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan) (to spire)
The Taipei 101 reaches 556 yards to its spire. The tower itself is said to be the style in world's tallest sundial, with the circular area of the adjacent Millennium Park acting as the sundial's face.
It's about one-six-hundred-fiftieth as tall as The Sears Tower.
In other words, 0.890 yards is 0.00154 times the height of The Sears Tower, and the height of The Sears Tower is 649 times that amount.(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (to antenna peak)
The Willis Tower rises to 576 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 451 yards.
It's about 650 times as long as a Grain of Sand.
In other words, 0.890 yards is 651 times the length of a Grain of Sand, and the length of a Grain of Sand is 0.00154 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-hundred-fiftieth as tall as The Ostankino Tower.
In other words, the height of The Ostankino Tower is 670 times 0.890 yards.(a.k.a. Останкинская телебашня) (Moscow, Russia) (to spire)
The Ostankino Tower stands 590 yards to its spire. The tower has been the tallest structure in Europe since its construction in 1967 and was, at at that time, the only free-standing structure taller than 550 yards.