It's about one-four-hundred-fiftieth as long as The Las Vegas Strip.
In other words, the length of The Las Vegas Strip is 450 times 147 hands.(Las Vegas Boulevard S and W from Russel Rd to Sahara Ave)(Paradise, Nevada through Winchester, Nevada).
Although technically located beyond the city limits of Las Vegas (along with the well-known "Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas" sign), the stretch of road known as the "Las Vegas Strip" runs 67,000 hands along Las Vegas Boulevard South and West from Russel Road at the south end to Sahara Avenue at the north end. The casinos and hotels on the Strip display an estimated total of 240,000,000 hands of neon light tubing.
It's about one-four-hundred-fiftieth as tall as Aconcagua.
In other words, 147 hands is 0.0021453 times the height of Aconcagua, and the height of Aconcagua is 466.140 times that amount.(a.k.a. Cerro Aconcagua) (Mendoza, Argentina)
Aconcagua measures 68,523 hands height at its peak. Although there is no definitive evidence that members of the indigenous Inca civilization ever reached the peak the mountain, numerous archeological sites have been found on the slopes of the mountain, including a naturally-embalmed Incan mummy was discovered on a 51,181 hands high ridge.
It's about one-six-hundredth as tall as Mount Everest.
In other words, 147 hands is 0.00169 times the height of Mount Everest, and the height of Mount Everest is 592 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mount Chomolungma, a.k.a. सगरमाथा, a.k.a. Chajamlungma, a.k.a. ཇོ་མོ་གླང་མ, a.k.a. 珠穆朗玛峰, a.k.a. Zhūmùlǎngmǎ Fēng) (Sagarmatha Zone, Nepal and Tibet, China) (to summit, excluding snow depth)
Mount Everest is 87,100 hands above sea level at its summit. The plate tectonics of the Indian subcontinent continuously alter the mountain's peak — raising it by 0.0394 hands and shifting it to the northeast by 0.0443 hands each year.
It's about one-six-hundredth as tall as a Mauna Loa.
In other words, 147 hands is 0.001629 times the height of a Mauna Loa, and the height of a Mauna Loa is 613.90 times that amount.(Hawaii) (Hawaiian island volcano) (total height from seafloor)
Mauna Loa, one of the five volcanoes which forms the island of Hawaii and the tallest mountain in total height in the world, rises to 90,550 hands above the seafloor. The peak of Loa is home to the approximately 6,000 sq. m (0.6 ha) Lake Waiau, one of the highest altitude lakes in the United States outside of Colorado.
It's about one-seven-hundredth as tall as Maxwell Montes.
In other words, 147 hands is 0.0014 times the height of Maxwell Montes, and the height of Maxwell Montes is 710 times that amount.(Ishtar Terra, Venus)
Maxwell Montes rises to a total height of 110,000 hands. Since Venus does not seem to have the kind of tectonic activity which gives rise to mountains on Earth, the origin of the Venusian mountain remains the subject of some dispute.
It's about one-seven-hundred-fiftieth as tall as The Challenger Deep (Marianas Trench).
In other words, 147 hands is 0.00137 times the height of The Challenger Deep (Marianas Trench), and the height of The Challenger Deep (Marianas Trench) is 729.930 times that amount.(near Marianas Islands, a.k.a. Ladrones Islands, northwestern Pacific Ocean) (depth below sea level)
The Challenger Deep, at the southern end of the Marianas Trench, reaches a depth of 107,300 hands below sea level. There has been only one manned expedition to the bottom of Challenger Deep — a 1960 voyage that took 4 hours and 48 minutes to reach the bottom.
It's about 1,000 times as long as an Aspirin.
In other words, 147 hands is 1,100 times the length of an Aspirin, and the length of an Aspirin is 0.00091 times that amount.(for up & up aspirin, 325mg, regular strength tablets) (a.k.a. acetylsalicylic acid, a.k.a. ASA)
A single aspirin tablet measures 0.140 hands in diameter. One of the most common medicines in the world and a foundation of worldwide health systems, an estimated 40,000 metric tons of aspirin are consumed each year.