It's about 150 times as long as a Red Blood Cell.
In other words, the length of a Red Blood Cell is 0.0059 times 0.0492 inches.(a.k.a. RBCs, a.k.a. haematids, a.k.a. erythrocyte, a.k.a. erythroid cells, a.k.a. red blood corpuscles) An average Red Blood Cell measures 7.5 µm (micrometers) in diameter. An average human has 20 - 30 trillion red blood cells in their body and each cell completes a circulatory lap in about 20 seconds.
It's about 200 times as long as a Nucleus (Cellular).
In other words, 0.0492 inches is 210 times the length of a Nucleus (Cellular), and the length of a Nucleus (Cellular) is 0.0048 times that amount.(for animal cell)
The nucleus of an animal cell measures an average of 0.00024 inches. The nucleus is the largest organelle in these cells, accounting for about 10% of the cell's total volume.
It's about one-three-hundredth as tall as a Bowling Pin.
In other words, 0.0492 inches is 0.00328 times the height of a Bowling Pin, and the height of a Bowling Pin is 305 times that amount.(USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling pin should be within 0.0313 inches of 15 inches in height. The USBC further mandates that certified pins be made of sugar maple wood, unless otherwise approved by the organization.
It's about one-five-hundred-fiftieth as long as a Woman's Footstep.
In other words, the length of a Woman's Footstep is 530 times 0.0492 inches.(for healthy, middle-aged woman of average height; single step length)
According to studies by The University of Oklahoma's Health Sciences Center, the average length of a woman's step is 26 inches, for an average stride (two-step's length) of 52 inches. The average person walks at a speed of about 1.3 m/s
It's about 600 times as long as an E. coli Bacterium.
In other words, 0.0492 inches is 620 times the length of an E. coli Bacterium, and the length of an E. coli Bacterium is 0.0016 times that amount.(Escherichia coli) (rod-shaped configuration)
An rod-shaped E. coli bacterium measures about 0.0000790 inches in length. A staple of biology labs, E. coli can reproduce in as little as twenty minutes.
It's about one-six-hundred-fiftieth as long as a Man's Footstep.
In other words, the length of a Man's Footstep is 630 times 0.0492 inches.(for healthy, middle-aged man of average height; single step length)
According to studies by The University of Oklahoma's Health Sciences Center, the average length of a man's step is 31 inches, for an average stride (two-step's length) of 62 inches. The average person walks at a speed of about 1.3 m/s
It's about 650 times as long as a Mitochondrion.
In other words, 0.0492 inches is 665 times the length of a Mitochondrion, and the length of a Mitochondrion is 0.0015 times that amount.(Eukaryotic; average)
A mitochondrion measures between 0.75 and 3 micrometers (Âµm). The mitochondrion is commonly referred to as the powerhouse of the cell, responsible for the generation of ATP. The size, shape, and distribution of mitochondria varies widely, with human liver cells each having 1,000 to 2,000 mitochondria.