It's about 300 times as tall as a Golf Tee.
In other words, 147 hands is 280 times the height of a Golf Tee, and the height of a Golf Tee is 0.0036 times that amount.The most common golf tee size and the length preferred for iron and most wood clubs is 0.530 hands tall. The tee did not come into common use until it was promoted by professional golfers Walter Hagen and Joe Kirkwood, as part of a marketing effort by the patent-holder of the well-known, "Reddy Tee."
It's about one-three-hundred-fiftieth as tall as a Puncak Jaya.
In other words, 147 hands is 0.003058 times the height of a Puncak Jaya, and the height of a Puncak Jaya is 327 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 48,070 hands. 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 one-three-hundred-fiftieth as tall as a Vinson Massif.
In other words, 147 hands is 0.003053 times the height of a Vinson Massif, and the height of a Vinson Massif is 327.50 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mount Vinson) (Antarctica)
Mount Vinson, the highest peak of the Vinson Massif mountain, reaches 48,150 hands at its peak. The mountain is named after Georgia Congressman Carl Vinson who emphatically promoted Antarctic exploration in the 1930s.
It's about one-four-hundredth as tall as Mount Elbrus.
In other words, 147 hands is 0.002647 times the height of Mount Elbrus, and the height of Mount Elbrus is 377.80 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 55,530 hands 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 37,400 hands.
It's about one-four-hundredth as tall as a Kilimanjaro.
In other words, 147 hands is 0.00253535 times the height of a Kilimanjaro, and the height of a Kilimanjaro is 394.4230 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mount Kilimanjaro) (Tanzania) (to Uhuru peak; 2008 gravimeter measurement)
Kilimanjaro rises to 57,980.20 hands at its peak. An isolated peak with no surrounding mountain range, Kilimanjaro is considered the world's tallest freestanding mountain.
It's about one-four-hundredth as tall as Mount Logan.
In other words, 147 hands is 0.002506 times the height of Mount Logan, and the height of Mount Logan is 399 times that amount.(Kluane National Park and Reserve, Yukon, Canada) (elevation)
The highest mountain in Canada, Mount Logan has a total height of 58,660 hands. 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 one-four-hundredth as tall as Denali.
In other words, 147 hands is 0.002412 times the height of Denali, and the height of Denali is 414.60 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mount McKinley, a.k.a. Doleika, a.k.a. Traleika, a.k.a. "The Great One") (Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska) (South peak)
The highest mountain peak in North America, Denali's South Peak measures 60,950 hands above sea level at its peak. The impetus for the name Mount McKinley was US president William McKinley of Ohio, and disputes over the which of the mountain's names should be officially recognized regularly occur between Ohio Congressmen and Alaska politicians.