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How long is 0.016 miles?

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It's about nine-tenths as long as Baseball base distances.
In other words, 0.016 miles is 0.93867 times the length of Baseball base distances, and the length of Baseball base distances is 1.0653 times that amount.
(MLB Official Baseball Rules specification)
It's about one-and-three-tenths times as long as a Cricket pitch.
In other words, 0.016 miles is 1.28 times the length of a Cricket pitch, and the length of a Cricket pitch is 0.78125 times that amount.
(per Marylebone Cricket Council / International Cricket Council Law #7)
The length of a cricket pitch is 0.0125 miles. The wickets at either end of the pitch stand 0.000447387 miles tall including the bails.
It's about one-and-one-third times as long as a Bowling Lane.
In other words, 0.016 miles is 1.3442 times the length of a Bowling Lane, and the length of a Bowling Lane is 0.74394 times that amount.
(USBC specifications; tenpin; including pin deck)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling lane should measure 0.011903 miles. In a Professional Bowling Association game, the lane must be lubricated by about 25 ml (0.85 fl. oz) of oil.
It's about one-and-seven-tenths times as tall as The Hollywood Sign.
In other words, the height of The Hollywood Sign is 0.59 times 0.016 miles.
(a.k.a. Hollywoodland Sign) (Mount Lee, Hollywood Hills, Santa Monica Mountains, California)
It's about one-and-three-fourths times as long as a Semitrailer.
In other words, the length of a Semitrailer is 0.5682 times 0.016 miles.
(a.k.a. semi-trailer truck, a.k.a. semi, a.k.a. tractor-trailer, a.k.a. truck and trailer, a.k.a. eighteen-wheeler, a.k.a. big rig, a.k.a. Mack truck, a.k.a. transport, a.k.a. lorry, a.k.a. artic; for box truck; United States Federal length limits)
According to the United States Department of Transportation (DOT), the maximum allowable length of a semitrailer pulled by a road tractor truck is 0.009091 miles (unless superseded by state law). These regulations also allow the vehicles to tow up to 36,000 kg in gross weight.
It's about half as tall as The Chicago Water Tower.
In other words, 0.016 miles is 0.549 times the height of The Chicago Water Tower, and the height of The Chicago Water Tower is 1.82 times that amount.
(Chicago, Illinois)
It's about half as tall as The Arc de Triomphe.
In other words, 0.016 miles is 0.53 times the height of The Arc de Triomphe, and the height of The Arc de Triomphe is 1.9 times that amount.
(Paris, France)