It's about one-eight-hundredth as tall as Olo'upena Falls
In other words, 0.220 rods is 0.001229 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 813.70 times that amount.(a.k.a. Oloupena Falls) (Molokai, Hawaii)
Olo'upena Falls rise to 179 rods in height. The isolated falls are the tallest in the United States and the fourth tallest in the world.
It's about one-eight-hundred-fiftieth as tall as Tugela Falls
In other words, 0.220 rods is 0.00117 times the height of Tugela Falls, and the height of Tugela Falls is 855 times that amount.(Royal Natal National Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa)
Tugela Falls rises to 188 rods in height. The falls are the highest in Africa and the second highest in the world.
It's about one-nine-hundredth as tall as Angel Falls
In other words, 0.220 rods is 0.00113 times the height of Angel Falls, and the height of Angel Falls is 885 times that amount.(a.k.a. Parakupa-vena, a.k.a. Kerepakupai mer&) (Auyantepui, Canaima National Park, Venezuela) (total height)
Angel Falls has a total height 195 rods. Jimmie Angel, the first person to publicize their existence outside Venezuela and the namesake of the falls, damaged his monoplane atop the falls and was forced to abandon it; it remained there until it was removed 33 years later.
It's about 900 times as long as a Grain of Sand
In other words, 0.220 rods is 885 times the length of a Grain of Sand, and the length of a Grain of Sand is 0.00113 times that amount.(medium grain)
Composed mainly of quartz, mica, feldspar, or magnetite, a grain of sand measures an average of 0.000249 rods. In 2007, a team of seven in Myrtle Beach created the world's tallest sandcastle, which measured 3 rods in height.
It's about one-one-thousandth as long as The Navy Pier
In other words, the length of The Navy Pier is 1,000 times 0.220 rods.(a.k.a. Municipal Pier #2) (Chicago, Illinois)
The Navy Pier is 200 rods in total length. Originally named Municipal Pier #2, the pier was renamed Navy Pier in 1927 in honor of Naval personnel stationed there during World War I.
It's about one-one-thousandth as tall as The Three Sisters Falls
In other words, the height of The Three Sisters Falls is 1,000 times 0.220 rods.(a.k.a. Cataratas las Tres Hermanas) (Ayacucho, Peru)
The Three Sisters Falls rise to 200 rods in height. The falls are called Three Sisters after the three large tiers over which the falls flow.
It's about one-one-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Preakness Stakes
In other words, 0.220 rods is 0.0005789474 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 1,727.2730 times that amount.(Pimlico Race Course, Baltimore, Maryland) (total race length)
The total race length of the Preakness Stakes run at the Pimlico Race Course is 380 rods. Dubbed "the race for the Black-eyed Susans" after Maryland's state flower, the winning horse is actually draped with a garland of painted yellow daisies, as Black-eyed Susans do not bloom in time for the late-May race.