It's about one-two-hundredth as long as The Colorado River.
In other words, 149.03 leas is 0.00468 times the length of The Colorado River, and the length of The Colorado River is 214 times that amount.(a.k.a. Aha Kwahwat, a.k.a. Grand River, a.k.a. Tizon River, a.k.a. Tecon River, a.k.a. Tison River) (from Grand Lake, Colorado through the Gulf of California)
The Colorado River runs 31,900 leas in length. Along this length, the river descends from its source, approximately 37.60 leas above sea level in the Rocky Mountains, to its mouth in the Gulf of California.
It's about 200 times as tall as The Arc de Triomphe.
In other words, 149.03 leas is 220 times the height of The Arc de Triomphe, and the height of The Arc de Triomphe is 0.0045 times that amount.(Paris, France)
The Arc de Triomphe stands 0.670 leas tall. France's Tomb of the Unknown Soldier from the First World War lies beneath the arch and is commemorated by the first eternal flame to have been lit in modern European history.
It's about 250 times as tall as The Chicago Water Tower.
In other words, 149.03 leas is 232 times the height of The Chicago Water Tower, and the height of The Chicago Water Tower is 0.00431 times that amount.(Chicago, Illinois)
The Chicago Water Tower is 0.6410 leas tall. The tower's architecture was one source of inspiration behind the design of White Castle fast-food restaurants beginning with "Building Number 8," a prefabricated structure built in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1936.
It's about one-two-hundred-fiftieth as long as The Danube.
In other words, 149.03 leas is 0.00383 times the length of The Danube, and the length of The Danube is 261 times that amount.(a.k.a. Donau, a.k.a. Dunaj, a.k.a. Dunav, a.k.a. Duna, a.k.a. Дунав (Dunav), a.k.a. Dunărea, a.k.a. Дунáй (Dunay), a.k.a. Tuna) (from Breg Martinskapelle, Black Forest, Germany through the Danube Delta, Romania)
The Danube river runs 39,000 leas in total length. Intersecting Vienna, Austria; Bratislava, Slovakia; Budapest, Hungary; and Belgrade, Serbia, the Danube touches more capital cities than any other river.
It's about one-three-hundredth as long as The Oregon Trail.
In other words, 149.03 leas is 0.00312 times the length of The Oregon Trail, and the length of The Oregon Trail is 321 times that amount.(from Independence, Missouri to Oregon City, Oregon)
The historic Oregon Trail stretched 47,700 leas across five (sometimes six) states in the western United States. In the early years of the Trail's existence, the trip was estimated to have taken an average of 160 days.
It's about one-three-hundredth as long as The Volga.
In other words, 149.03 leas is 0.00309 times the length of The Volga, and the length of The Volga is 324 times that amount.(a.k.a. Волга, a.k.a. İdel (Идел), a.k.a. Атăл (Atăl), a.k.a. Edil, a.k.a. İdil, a.k.a. Рав (Rav)) (from the Valdai Hills, Tver Oblast, Russia through the Caspian Sea)
The largest river in Europe, the Volga river runs 48,300 leas in total length. World War II's Battle of Stalingrad between the Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union, which resulted in nearly two million casualties, was fought in part for control of the river.
It's about one-three-hundred-fiftieth as long as The Mississippi River.
In other words, 149.03 leas is 0.002895 times the length of The Mississippi River, and the length of The Mississippi River is 345.40 times that amount.(from Lake Itasca, Minnesota through Pilottown, Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana)
The total length of the Mississippi River is 51,480 leas. Prior to the development of soil erosion programs, the Mississippi River would carry approximately 400 million metric tons of sediment from its banks to the Gulf of Mexico every year.