It's about one-fourth as long as a Bowling Lane.
In other words, 486.7 centimeters is 0.25407 times the length of a Bowling Lane, and the length of a Bowling Lane is 3.9359 times that amount.(USBC specifications; tenpin; including pin deck)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling lane should measure 1,915.6 centimeters. In a Professional Bowling Association game, the lane must be lubricated by about 25 ml (0.85 fl. oz) of oil.
It's about four times as tall as Hervé Villechaize.
In other words, 486.7 centimeters is 4.1 times the height of Hervé Villechaize, and the height of Hervé Villechaize is 0.24 times that amount.(a.k.a. Hervé Jean-Pierre Villechaize) (1943-1993) (actor)
Hervé Villechaize, most famous for his role as Tattoo on the 1978-84 television series Fantasy Island, was an LP with a height of 120 centimeters. Villechaize's form of dwarfism, spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia-brachydactyly and distinctive speech (SED-BDS), is also known as "Tattoo dysplasia" or "Fantasy Island syndrome."
It's about one-fourth as long as a Cricket pitch.
In other words, 486.7 centimeters is 0.241937 times the length of a Cricket pitch, and the length of a Cricket pitch is 4.13331 times that amount.(per Marylebone Cricket Council / International Cricket Council Law #7)
The length of a cricket pitch is 2,011.68 centimeters. The wickets at either end of the pitch stand 72 centimeters tall including the bails.
It's about four-and-a-half times as tall as Kenny Baker.
In other words, the height of Kenny Baker is 0.23 times 486.7 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 five-and-a-half times as tall as General Tom Thumb.
In other words, the height of General Tom Thumb is 0.19 times 486.7 centimeters.(a.k.a. Charles Sherwood Stratton) (1838-1883) (circus performer; height at death)
General Tom Thumb was an LP with a height (at his death) of 91 centimeters. Thumb stopped growing at 64 centimeters when he was five years old, but resumed growth in his teens which continued through the remainder of his life.
It's about one-fifth as long as Baseball base distances.
In other words, 486.7 centimeters is 0.17742 times the length of Baseball base distances, and the length of Baseball base distances is 5.6363 times that amount.(MLB Official Baseball Rules specification)
According to MLB Official Baseball Rules, the distance between baseball diamond bases is 2,743.2 centimeters. While second and home base are located upon the corners of the 27.432 sq. m area created by the bases, first and third base are placed within that square, to better allow the umpires to judge whether a ball is fair or foul.
It's about six times as tall as Verne Troyer.
In other words, the height of Verne Troyer is 0.17 times 486.7 centimeters.(1969-) (actor)
Verne Troyer, most famous for his role as Mini-Me in the Austin Powers series, is an LP with a height of 81 centimeters. Troyer's first role was as a stunt double for a baby in the 1994 film Baby's Day Out.