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How long is 242.90 ells?

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It's about half as tall as The Sears Tower.
In other words, 242.90 ells is 0.5270 times the height of The Sears Tower, and the height of The Sears Tower is 1.90 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (to antenna peak)
The Willis Tower rises to 461 ells to the top of its tallest antenna. The bathrooms on the 103rd floor are said to be the highest in the western hemisphere at 361 ells.
It's about half as tall as The Ostankino Tower.
In other words, 242.90 ells is 0.510 times the height of The Ostankino Tower, and the height of The Ostankino Tower is 2 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Останкинская телебашня) (Moscow, Russia) (to spire)
The Ostankino Tower stands 470 ells to its spire. The tower has been the tallest structure in Europe since its construction in 1967 and was, at at that time, the only free-standing structure taller than 440 ells.
It's about half as tall as The CN Tower.
In other words, 242.90 ells is 0.501750 times the height of The CN Tower, and the height of The CN Tower is 1.9930 times that amount.
(a.k.a. La Tour CN, a.k.a. Canadian National Tower, a.k.a. Canada's National Tower) (Toronto, Canada) (to spire)
The CN Tower measures 484.10 ells tall at its spire. Used only in emergencies and for charitable climbing events, the 2,579-step staircase to the top is the longest metal staircase in the world.
It's about two times as tall as The Great Pyramid of Giza.
In other words, 242.90 ells is 2.10 times the height of The Great Pyramid of Giza, and the height of The Great Pyramid of Giza is 0.480 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Pyramid of Khufu, a.k.a. Pyramid of Cheops) (Cairo, Egypt) (estimated original height)
The Great Pyramid of Giza has an estimated original height (without loss due to erosion) of 110 ells. The Pyramid was the tallest structure in the world for almost 4,000 years — from its construction ca. 2551 BCE until it was overtaken by the Lincoln Cathedral in Lincoln, England, built in the year 1300.
It's about half as tall as a Canton Tower.
In other words, 242.90 ells is 0.460 times the height of a Canton Tower, and the height of a Canton Tower is 2.20 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Guangzhou TV & Sightseeing Tower, a.k.a. 广 州 电 视 观 光 塔) (Guangzhou, China) (to spire)
The Guangzhou TV & Sightseeing Tower stands 530 ells to its spire. Initially described as holding the record for the tallest Ferris wheel in the world, the ride at the top of the tower is actually an observation carousel; cars complete a trip around the top-floor track about every half-hour.
It's about two-and-a-half times as long as a Football field.
In other words, 242.90 ells is 2.530210 times the length of a Football field, and the length of a Football field is 0.3952240 times that amount.
(American) (total distance; per NFL regulation)
According to NFL specifications, an American football field should measure 96 ells from end to end. Because each team's goalpost is located at the far end of the scoring area (end zone), a ball on a scoring play may need to travel as many as 8 ells farther when kicked into the scoring area than when run (rushed) or passed into it.
It's about two-and-a-half times as long as a Football (Soccer) Pitch.
In other words, 242.90 ells is 2.640 times the length of a Football (Soccer) Pitch, and the length of a Football (Soccer) Pitch is 0.3790 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Football Field, a.k.a. Soccer Field) (field length, a.k.a. touchline distance)
According to the Laws of the Game, a football pitch should measure between 91.90 ells (when the Laws were originally, they used imperial measurements of 92 ells, and later converted to the metric units used today). The goal markess were defined as part of the pitch by the original rules of the game in the late 16th century, but it was not until the mid 19th century that the crossbar and the net were added