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How long is 170 cubits?

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It's about as tall as a Giant Sequoia (tree).
(a.k.a. Sequoiadendron giganteum, a.k.a. Sierra redwood, a.k.a. Wellingtonia)
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as long as The Wingspan of a 747.
In other words, 170 cubits is 1.13 times the length of The Wingspan of a 747, and the length of The Wingspan of a 747 is 0.885 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 four-fifths as tall as The Statue of Liberty.
In other words, 170 cubits is 0.8358 times the height of The Statue of Liberty, and the height of The Statue of Liberty is 1.196 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 four-fifths as tall as Big Ben.
In other words, 170 cubits is 0.81 times the height of Big Ben, and the height of Big Ben is 1.2 times that amount.
It's about one-and-one-third times as tall as The Cinderella Castle.
In other words, the height of The Cinderella Castle is 0.741 times 170 cubits.
(Fantasyland, Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida)
It's about three-fourths as long as a Football (Soccer) Pitch.
In other words, the length of a Football (Soccer) Pitch is 1.35 times 170 cubits.
It's about one-and-two-fifths times as tall as The Leaning Tower of Pisa.
In other words, 170 cubits is 1.38 times the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa, and the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa is 0.725 times that amount.
(a.k.a. The Tower of Pisa, a.k.a. Torre pendente di Pisa) (Pisa, Italy) (height along center axis)