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How long is 24,700 smoots?

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It's about one-and-three-fifths times as tall as Olympus Mons.
In other words, the height of Olympus Mons is 0.63 times 24,700 smoots.
(a.k.a. Mount Olympus) (Mars)
It's about half as long as The Panama Canal.
In other words, 24,700 smoots is 0.48 times the length of The Panama Canal, and the length of The Panama Canal is 2.1 times that amount.
(Canal de Panamá) (Panama)
Connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans across the Isthmus of Panama, the Canal measures 52,000 smoots in length. Ships passing through the Canal are raised (and then lowered) 15 smoots above sea level through the lock-and-dam system.
It's about two-fifths as long as The English Channel.
In other words, 24,700 smoots is 0.393 times the length of The English Channel, and the length of The English Channel is 2.54 times that amount.
(average width between Isle of Ushant and The Walde Lighthouse) (La Manche, Ärmelkanal, Mor Breizh, Mor Bretannek) (a.k.a. The Channel)
It's about one-third as long as The 405.
In other words, 24,700 smoots is 0.36069 times the length of The 405, and the length of The 405 is 2.7725 times that amount.
(a.k.a. I-405, Interstate 405, San DIego Freeway) (Southern California)
It's about one-third as long as Hadrian's Wall.
In other words, the length of Hadrian's Wall is 2.9 times 24,700 smoots.
(a.k.a. Roman Wall, a.k.a. The Wall, a.k.a. Vallo di Adriano, a.k.a. Vallum Aelium, a.k.a. Severus' Wall) (from North Tyneside, Tyne and Wear, England, United Kingdom to Cumbria, North West England, United Kingdom)
It's about four times as tall as Maxwell Montes.
In other words, 24,700 smoots is 3.8 times the height of Maxwell Montes, and the height of Maxwell Montes is 0.26 times that amount.
(Ishtar Terra, Venus)
It's about four times as tall as The Challenger Deep (Marianas Trench).
In other words, 24,700 smoots is 3.8557 times the height of The Challenger Deep (Marianas Trench), and the height of The Challenger Deep (Marianas Trench) is 0.25936 times that amount.
(near Marianas Islands, a.k.a. Ladrones Islands, northwestern Pacific Ocean) (depth below sea level)