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How long is 25 meters?

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It's about nine-tenths as long as Baseball base distances.
In other words, 25 meters is 0.91134 times the length of Baseball base distances, and the length of Baseball base distances is 1.0973 times that amount.
(MLB Official Baseball Rules specification)
It's about one-and-one-fourth times as long as a Cricket pitch.
In other words, 25 meters is 1.24274 times the length of a Cricket pitch, and the length of a Cricket pitch is 0.804674 times that amount.
(per Marylebone Cricket Council / International Cricket Council Law #7)
It's about one-and-three-tenths times as long as a Bowling Lane.
In other words, 25 meters is 1.3051 times the length of a Bowling Lane, and the length of a Bowling Lane is 0.76622 times that amount.
(USBC specifications; tenpin; including pin deck)
It's about one-and-seven-tenths times as tall as The Hollywood Sign.
In other words, the height of The Hollywood Sign is 0.59 times 25 meters.
(a.k.a. Hollywoodland Sign) (Mount Lee, Hollywood Hills, Santa Monica Mountains, California)
It's about one-and-seven-tenths times as long as a Semitrailer.
In other words, 25 meters is 1.709 times the length of a Semitrailer, and the length of a Semitrailer is 0.5851 times that amount.
It's about half as tall as The Chicago Water Tower.
In other words, 25 meters is 0.533 times the height of The Chicago Water Tower, and the height of The Chicago Water Tower is 1.88 times that amount.
(Chicago, Illinois)
It's about one-and-nine-tenths times as tall as a Brachiosaurus.
In other words, the height of a Brachiosaurus is 0.53 times 25 meters.
(based on comparable bone measurements, height to head)