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How long is 150 cubits?

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It's about as long as The Wingspan of a 747.
(a.k.a. Boeing 747, a.k.a. Jumbo Jet, a.k.a. Queen of the Skies) (for Boeing 747-8 series)
It's about nine-tenths as tall as a Giant Sequoia (tree).
In other words, the height of a Giant Sequoia (tree) is 1.1 times 150 cubits.
(a.k.a. Sequoiadendron giganteum, a.k.a. Sierra redwood, a.k.a. Wellingtonia)
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as tall as The Cinderella Castle.
In other words, 150 cubits is 1.19 times the height of The Cinderella Castle, and the height of The Cinderella Castle is 0.84 times that amount.
(Fantasyland, Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida)
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as tall as The Leaning Tower of Pisa.
In other words, 150 cubits is 1.22 times the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa, and the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa is 0.82 times that amount.
(a.k.a. The Tower of Pisa, a.k.a. Torre pendente di Pisa) (Pisa, Italy) (height along center axis)
It's about one-and-one-third times as tall as Nelson's Column.
In other words, 150 cubits is 1.328 times the height of Nelson's Column, and the height of Nelson's Column is 0.753 times that amount.
(London, England, United Kingdom) (from pedestal first step to tip of statue's hat)
It's about three-fourths as tall as The Statue of Liberty.
In other words, 150 cubits is 0.7375 times the height of The Statue of Liberty, and the height of The Statue of Liberty is 1.356 times that amount.
(a.k.a. "Liberty Enlightening the World," a.k.a. La Liberté Éclairant le Monde) (Liberty Island, New York City, New York) (pedestal base to torch peak)
It's about one-and-two-fifths times as tall as The Arc de Triomphe.
In other words, the height of The Arc de Triomphe is 0.71 times 150 cubits.
(Paris, France)
The Arc de Triomphe stands 110 cubits 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.