It's about 0.0000008 times as long as The Oregon Trail
In other words, 106.820 inches is 0.0000007770 times the length of The Oregon Trail, and the length of The Oregon Trail is 1,290,000 times that amount.(from Independence, Missouri to Oregon City, Oregon)
The historic Oregon Trail stretched 137,000,000 inches across five (sometimes six) states in the western United States. In the early years of the Trail's existence, the trip was estimated to have taken an average of 160 days.
It's about 0.0000008 times as long as The Volga
In other words, 106.820 inches is 0.0000007690 times the length of The Volga, and the length of The Volga is 1,300,000 times that amount.(a.k.a. Волга, a.k.a. İdel (Идел), a.k.a. Атăл (Atăl), a.k.a. Edil, a.k.a. İdil, a.k.a. Рав (Rav)) (from the Valdai Hills, Tver Oblast, Russia through the Caspian Sea)
The largest river in Europe, the Volga river runs 139,000,000 inches in total length. World War II's Battle of Stalingrad between the Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union, which resulted in nearly two million casualties, was fought in part for control of the river.
It's about 0.0000007 times as long as The Mississippi River
In other words, 106.820 inches is 0.00000072050 times the length of The Mississippi River, and the length of The Mississippi River is 1,388,000 times that amount.(from Lake Itasca, Minnesota through Pilottown, Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana)
The total length of the Mississippi River is 148,300,000 inches. Prior to the development of soil erosion programs, the Mississippi River would carry approximately 400 million metric tons of sediment from its banks to the Gulf of Mexico every year.
It's about 1,500,000 times as long as an E. coli Bacterium
It's about 1,500,000 times as long as a Mitochondrion
In other words, 106.820 inches is 1,440,000 times the length of a Mitochondrion, and the length of a Mitochondrion is 0.0000006940 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.
It's about 0.0000006 times as long as The Distance from L.A. to New York
In other words, 106.820 inches is 0.0000006040 times the length of The Distance from L.A. to New York, and the length of The Distance from L.A. to New York is 1,660,000 times that amount.(Los Angeles, California to New York City, New York) (via I-10 E, I-15 N, I-70 E, I-76 E, I-80 E, I-280 E)
The total length of the freeway route from Los Angeles, California to New York City, New York via Interstate 80 is 177,000,000 inches long. This route intersects eleven states and several major cities, including Las Vegas, Nevada; Denver, Colorado; Lincoln, Nebraska; Omaha, Nebraska; Des Moines, Iowa; South Bend, Indiana; and Cleveland, Ohio.
It's about 0.0000006 times as long as I-80
In other words, 106.820 inches is 0.0000005849960 times the length of I-80, and the length of I-80 is 1,709,410 times that amount.(a.k.a. Interstate 80, a.k.a. Keystone Shortway) (net length)
Interstate 80, crosses the continent of North America from Teaneck, New Jersey to San Francisco, California and covers a total length of 182,600,000 inches. A 2,362,200 inches stretch between mile marker 318 in Grand Island, Nebraska and mile marker 390 in Lincoln, Nebraska is the longest straight path in the US Interstate system.