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How long is 1,500 centimeters?

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It's about one-fourth as tall as The Cinderella Castle.
In other words, 1,500 centimeters is 0.26 times the height of The Cinderella Castle, and the height of The Cinderella Castle is 3.85 times that amount.
(Fantasyland, Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida)
Walt Disney World's Cinderella Castle is 5,760 centimeters tall. The castle's architecture uses the optical trick known as "forced perspective" — the castle gets smaller near the top — to appear larger than it truly is.
It's about one-fifth as long as The Wingspan of a 747.
In other words, 1,500 centimeters is 0.219 times the length of The Wingspan of a 747, and the length of The Wingspan of a 747 is 4.57 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Boeing 747, a.k.a. Jumbo Jet, a.k.a. Queen of the Skies) (for Boeing 747-8 series)
It's about one-fifth as tall as a Giant Sequoia (tree).
In other words, the height of a Giant Sequoia (tree) is 5 times 1,500 centimeters.
(a.k.a. Sequoiadendron giganteum, a.k.a. Sierra redwood, a.k.a. Wellingtonia)
It's about one-fifth as tall as The Statue of Liberty.
In other words, 1,500 centimeters is 0.1613 times the height of The Statue of Liberty, and the height of The Statue of Liberty is 6.2 times that amount.
(a.k.a. "Liberty Enlightening the World," a.k.a. La Liberté Éclairant le Monde) (Liberty Island, New York City, New York) (pedestal base to torch peak)
It's about one-fifth as tall as Big Ben.
In other words, 1,500 centimeters is 0.16 times the height of Big Ben, and the height of Big Ben is 6.3 times that amount.
It's about six-and-a-half times as tall as a Christmas Tree (artificial).
In other words, the height of a Christmas Tree (artificial) is 0.15 times 1,500 centimeters.
(artificial; average height)
It's about seven times as tall as Shaq.
In other words, 1,500 centimeters is 6.8 times the height of Shaq, and the height of Shaq is 0.15 times that amount.
(Shaquille O'Neal) (1972-) (professional basketball player, most famously of the Los Angeles Lakers)