It's about 55 times as long as The Wingspan of a 747
In other words, 4,156 yards is 55.50 times the length of The Wingspan of a 747, and the length of The Wingspan of a 747 is 0.018 times that amount.(a.k.a. Boeing 747, a.k.a. Jumbo Jet, a.k.a. Queen of the Skies) (for Boeing 747-8 series)
The wingspan of a Boeing 747-8 is 74.90 yards. Fully loaded, the 747 can travel 9,060,000 yards before refueling.
It's about 65 times as tall as The Cinderella Castle
In other words, the height of The Cinderella Castle is 0.0152 times 4,156 yards.(Fantasyland, Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida)
Walt Disney World's Cinderella Castle is 63 yards tall. The castle's architecture uses the optical trick known as "forced perspective" — the castle gets smaller near the top — to appear larger than it truly is.
It's about 65 times as tall as The Leaning Tower of Pisa
In other words, 4,156 yards is 67.40 times the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa, and the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa is 0.0148 times that amount.(a.k.a. The Tower of Pisa, a.k.a. Torre pendente di Pisa) (Pisa, Italy) (height along center axis)
The Leaning Tower of Pisa stands 61.70 yards tall along the angle of its lean. In May of 2008, in an successful effort to stabilize the tower, 70 tonnes of earth were removed from the tower's base on the side opposite the lean.
It's about 75 times as tall as Nelson's Column
In other words, 4,156 yards is 73.590 times the height of Nelson's Column, and the height of Nelson's Column is 0.01359 times that amount.(London, England, United Kingdom) (from pedestal first step to tip of statue's hat)
Nelson's Column measures 56.470 yards from the first step of the pedestal's base to the top of the statue's hat. While the London tower is the tallest, there are at least eight other monuments to Admiral Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, 1st Duke of Bronté throughout England, Scotland, Ireland, Canada, and Barbados.
It's about 80 times as tall as The Arc de Triomphe
In other words, 4,156 yards is 78 times the height of The Arc de Triomphe, and the height of The Arc de Triomphe is 0.013 times that amount.(Paris, France)
The Arc de Triomphe stands 54 yards tall. France's Tomb of the Unknown Soldier from the First World War lies beneath the arch and is commemorated by the first eternal flame to have been lit in modern European history.
It's about 80 times as tall as The Chicago Water Tower
In other words, 4,156 yards is 81 times the height of The Chicago Water Tower, and the height of The Chicago Water Tower is 0.0123 times that amount.(Chicago, Illinois)
The Chicago Water Tower is 51.30 yards tall. The tower's architecture was one source of inspiration behind the design of White Castle fast-food restaurants beginning with "Building Number 8," a prefabricated structure built in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1936.
It's about one-one-hundredth as long as The Grand Canyon
In other words, 4,156 yards is 0.00852 times the length of The Grand Canyon, and the length of The Grand Canyon is 117 times that amount.(a.k.a. Gran Cañón) (Arizona) (Colorado River miles measure)
The Grand Canyon has a total length of 488,000 yards along the course of the Colorado River at its bottom. Having opened in early 2007, the Grand Canyon Skywalk allows tourists to stand on a horseshoe-shaped glass walkway 1,200 yards above the floor of Granite Gorge.