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How long is 1,500 centimeters?

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It's about one-tenth as tall as The Space Needle.
In other words, 1,500 centimeters is 0.0815 times the height of The Space Needle, and the height of The Space Needle is 12.3 times that amount.
(Seattle, Washington) (to aircraft warning beacon at peak)
Built for a 1962 World's Fair, the Space Needle stands 18,400 centimeters tall. With a track-and-wheel design inspired by railroad mechanics and a precisely-configured balance, the restaurant near the top of the space needle requires just a 1.5 hp motor to rotate at speeds of about 0.053 kph (0.033 mph).
It's about thirteen times as tall as Hervé Villechaize.
In other words, the height of Hervé Villechaize is 0.077 times 1,500 centimeters.
(a.k.a. Hervé Jean-Pierre Villechaize) (1943-1993) (actor)
It's about fourteen times as tall as Kenny Baker.
In other words, the height of Kenny Baker is 0.071 times 1,500 centimeters.
(a.k.a. Kenneth George Baker) (1934-) (actor)
Kenny Baker, most famous for his role as R2-D2 in the Star Wars film franchise, is an LP with a height of 110 centimeters. Baker and his wife, Eileen, both made brief appearances as the small, woodland creatures known as Ewoks in the 1984 Star Wars movie, Star Wars: Return of the Jedi (a.k.a. Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi).
It's about one-fifteenth as tall as The Golden Gate Bridge.
In other words, the height of The Golden Gate Bridge is 15.1 times 1,500 centimeters.
(San Francisco, California and Marin County, California) (height above water)
It's about sixteen times as tall as General Tom Thumb.
In other words, the height of General Tom Thumb is 0.063 times 1,500 centimeters.
(a.k.a. Charles Sherwood Stratton) (1838-1883) (circus performer; height at death)
It's about nineteen times as long as a Man's Footstep.
In other words, the length of a Man's Footstep is 0.053 times 1,500 centimeters.
(for healthy, middle-aged man of average height; single step length)
It's about nineteen times as tall as Verne Troyer.
In other words, the height of Verne Troyer is 0.053 times 1,500 centimeters.
(1969-) (actor)