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How long is 25 meters?

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It's about one-tenth as tall as The Space Needle.
In other words, 25 meters is 0.136 times the height of The Space Needle, and the height of The Space Needle is 7.35 times that amount.
(Seattle, Washington) (to aircraft warning beacon at peak)
Built for a 1962 World's Fair, the Space Needle stands 184 m tall. With a track-and-wheel design inspired by railroad mechanics and a precisely-configured balance, the restaurant near the top of the space needle requires just a 1.5 hp motor to rotate at speeds of about 0.053 kph (0.033 mph).
It's about one-tenth as tall as The Golden Gate Bridge.
In other words, 25 meters is 0.11 times the height of The Golden Gate Bridge, and the height of The Golden Gate Bridge is 9.09 times that amount.
(San Francisco, California and Marin County, California) (height above water)
The height of each tower of Golden Gate Bridge is 227 m above the surface of the San Francisco Bay. One of the key designers of the bridge, Charles Ellis, had no engineering degree when he began working on the project, but would later go on to write what became a standard textbook on structural engineering, and would ultimately be forced to complete his calculations on the bridge by working without pay for five months.
It's about eleven times as tall as Shaq.
In other words, the height of Shaq is 0.091 times 25 meters.
(Shaquille O'Neal) (1972-) (professional basketball player, most famously of the Los Angeles Lakers)
It's about eleven times as tall as a Christmas Tree (artificial).
In other words, the height of a Christmas Tree (artificial) is 0.091 times 25 meters.
(artificial; average height)
It's about eleven times as tall as André the Giant.
In other words, the height of André the Giant is 0.091 times 25 meters.
(Andr( Ren( Ruossimoff) (1946-1993) (wrestler and actor; WWE kayfabe height)
It's about one-tenth as long as The QE2.
In other words, the length of The QE2 is 11.8 times 25 meters.
It's about twelve-and-a-half times as long as a Queen Size Bed.
In other words, the length of a Queen Size Bed is 0.0813 times 25 meters.
(North American/Australian standard; length; mattress only)