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How long is 357 paces?

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It's about nine-tenths as long as The QE2.
In other words, 357 paces is 0.925 times the length of The QE2, and the length of The QE2 is 1.08 times that amount.
It's about four-fifths as tall as The Eiffel Tower.
In other words, 357 paces is 0.84 times the height of The Eiffel Tower, and the height of The Eiffel Tower is 1.19 times that amount.
(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (to flagpole peak)
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as tall as The Golden Gate Bridge.
In other words, the height of The Golden Gate Bridge is 0.833 times 357 paces.
(San Francisco, California and Marin County, California) (height above water)
The height of each tower of Golden Gate Bridge is 298 paces above the surface of the San Francisco Bay. One of the key designers of the bridge, Charles Ellis, had no engineering degree when he began working on the project, but would later go on to write what became a standard textbook on structural engineering, and would ultimately be forced to complete his calculations on the bridge by working without pay for five months.
It's about seven-tenths as tall as The Empire State Building.
In other words, 357 paces is 0.71398 times the height of The Empire State Building, and the height of The Empire State Building is 1.4006 times that amount.
(New York City, New York) (to top of building)
The Empire State Building stands 500.01 paces to its architectural peak. The spire emerging from the top of the building was originally intended to be a mooring mast for blimps whose passengers could disembark onto a landing platform on the 102nd floor of the building.
It's about one-and-a-half times as tall as The Space Needle.
In other words, 357 paces is 1.48 times the height of The Space Needle, and the height of The Space Needle is 0.676 times that amount.
(Seattle, Washington) (to aircraft warning beacon at peak)
It's about one-and-three-fifths times as tall as The Washington Monument.
In other words, 357 paces is 1.6069 times the height of The Washington Monument, and the height of The Washington Monument is 0.62232 times that amount.
(Washington, D.C.)
It's about one-and-two-thirds times as tall as The Singapore Flyer (Ferris wheel).
In other words, the height of The Singapore Flyer (Ferris wheel) is 0.606 times 357 paces.
(a.k.a. 新加坡摩天观景轮, a.k.a. சிங்கப்பூர் ஃப்ளையர், a.k.a. Pelayang Singapura) (Marina Centre, Singapore)