It's about two-thirds as long as a Football (Soccer) Pitch.
In other words, 156.74 cubits is 0.682 times the length of a Football (Soccer) Pitch, and the length of a Football (Soccer) Pitch is 1.47 times that amount.(a.k.a. Football Field, a.k.a. Soccer Field) (field length, a.k.a. touchline distance)
According to the Laws of the Game, a football pitch should measure between 230 cubits (when the Laws were originally, they used imperial measurements of 230 cubits, and later converted to the metric units used today). The goal markess were defined as part of the pitch by the original rules of the game in the late 16th century, but it was not until the mid 19th century that the crossbar and the net were added
It's about one-and-a-half times as tall as The Arc de Triomphe.
In other words, the height of The Arc de Triomphe is 0.67 times 156.74 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.
It's about one-and-a-half times as tall as The Chicago Water Tower.
In other words, 156.74 cubits is 1.53 times the height of The Chicago Water Tower, and the height of The Chicago Water Tower is 0.654 times that amount.(Chicago, Illinois)
The Chicago Water Tower is 103 cubits 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 two-thirds as long as a Football field.
In other words, 156.74 cubits is 0.653083 times the length of a Football field, and the length of a Football field is 1.5312 times that amount.(American) (total distance; per NFL regulation)
According to NFL specifications, an American football field should measure 240 cubits from end to end. Because each team's goalpost is located at the far end of the scoring area (end zone), a ball on a scoring play may need to travel as many as 20 cubits farther when kicked into the scoring area than when run (rushed) or passed into it.
It's about two-thirds as tall as St. Paul's Cathedral.
In other words, 156.74 cubits is 0.6439 times the height of St. Paul's Cathedral, and the height of St. Paul's Cathedral is 1.553 times that amount.(London, England, United Kingdom)
St. Paul's Cathedral measures 243.4 cubits to its peak. The southwest tower of the Cathedral contains the bell known as "Great Paul," which is the largest bell in Great Britain at 15,000 kg (16.5 tons), outweighing the more iconic Big Ben bell by about 3,000 kg (3 tons).
It's about half as tall as The Great Pyramid of Giza.
In other words, 156.74 cubits is 0.55 times the height of The Great Pyramid of Giza, and the height of The Great Pyramid of Giza is 1.8 times that amount.(a.k.a. Pyramid of Khufu, a.k.a. Pyramid of Cheops) (Cairo, Egypt) (estimated original height)
The Great Pyramid of Giza has an estimated original height (without loss due to erosion) of 280 cubits. The Pyramid was the tallest structure in the world for almost 4,000 years — from its construction ca. 2551 BCE until it was overtaken by the Lincoln Cathedral in Lincoln, England, built in the year 1300.
It's about half as tall as The Spring Temple Buddha.
In other words, 156.74 cubits is 0.468 times the height of The Spring Temple Buddha, and the height of The Spring Temple Buddha is 2.14 times that amount.(a.k.a. 中原大佛, a.k.a. 鲁山大佛, a.k.a. 魯山大佛) (Fodushan Scenic Area, Lushan County, Henan, China) (including base)
The tallest statue in the world, the Spring Temple Buddha in Henan, China stands at 335 cubits tall from its base. The Buddha is located in the 47,300,000-sq. m (11,700-acre) Fodushan Scenic Area near Mount Yao