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It's about thirteen-and-a-half times as tall as Mount Logan
In other words, 43.80 nautical miles is 13.610 times the height of Mount Logan, and the height of Mount Logan is 0.07348 times that amount.
(Kluane National Park and Reserve, Yukon, Canada) (elevation)
The highest mountain in Canada, Mount Logan has a total height of 3.2180 nautical miles. The high altitude and northern latitude of the mountain resulted in one-time temperature of -77.5 °C — the lowest temperature ever recorded outside of Antarctica.
It's about fourteen times as tall as a Kilimanjaro
In other words, 43.80 nautical miles is 13.77020 times the height of a Kilimanjaro, and the height of a Kilimanjaro is 0.0726206 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Mount Kilimanjaro) (Tanzania) (to Uhuru peak; 2008 gravimeter measurement)
Kilimanjaro rises to 3.180770 nautical miles at its peak. An isolated peak with no surrounding mountain range, Kilimanjaro is considered the world's tallest freestanding mountain.
It's about fourteen-and-a-half times as tall as Mount Elbrus
In other words, 43.80 nautical miles is 14.380 times the height of Mount Elbrus, and the height of Mount Elbrus is 0.06954 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Mingi Tau, a.k.a. Эльбрус, a.k.a. იალბუზი) (Karachay-Cherkessia and Kabardino-Balkaria, Russia) (west summit)
The west summit of the dual-summit volcano Mount Elbrus is 3.046 nautical miles at its peak and is the highest peak in both Russia and the European continent. Until 1976, a cable car would take visitors to the mountain as far up as the Garabashi camp, located at an elevation of 2.052 nautical miles.
It's about one-fifteenth as long as The Rhine
In other words, the length of The Rhine is 16.30 times 43.80 nautical miles.
(a.k.a. Rhein, a.k.a. Rijn, a.k.a. Rhin, a.k.a. Rain, a.k.a. Reno, a.k.a. Rhenus, a.k.a. Ryn) (from near Reichenau, Switzerland through Hoek van Holland, Rotterdam, Netherlands)
The Rhine river runs 713 nautical miles in total length. The World War II Battle of Arnhem, as memorialized in the 1974 book and 1977 movie A Bridge Too Far, was the first of several attempts to capture key bridges across the Rhine, beginning with the Arnhem Bridge in the Netherlands.
It's about sixteen-and-a-half times as tall as a Vinson Massif
In other words, 43.80 nautical miles is 16.580 times the height of a Vinson Massif, and the height of a Vinson Massif is 0.06031 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Mount Vinson) (Antarctica)
Mount Vinson, the highest peak of the Vinson Massif mountain, reaches 2.6410 nautical miles at its peak. The mountain is named after Georgia Congressman Carl Vinson who emphatically promoted Antarctic exploration in the 1930s.
It's about sixteen-and-a-half times as tall as a Puncak Jaya
In other words, 43.80 nautical miles is 16.610 times the height of a Puncak Jaya, and the height of a Puncak Jaya is 0.0602 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Mt. Carstensz, a.k.a. Carstensz Pyramid, a.k.a. Nemangkawi, a.k.a. Carstensz Toppen, a.k.a. Gunung Sukarno) (Papua province, Indonesia)
The highest point in Oceania (and therefore one of the seven summits) peak of Puncak Jaya is 2.6370 nautical miles. Dutch explorer Jan Carstenszoon, the mountain's namesake, is said to have been ridiculed for claiming to have seen snow near the equator when he reported his discovery of the peak in 1623.
It's about twenty times as long as The Indianapolis Motor Speedway
In other words, 43.80 nautical miles is 20.16170 times the length of The Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and the length of The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is 0.049599 times that amount.
(Speedway, Indiana) (rectangular oval course)
The rectangular oval course of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is 2.172440 nautical miles. While famous for its automotive racing, the first motorsport held at the track was a series of motorcycle races in August, 1909 — a little less than two years before the inaugural Indianapolis 500 race was run.