It's about 1,000 times as tall as Verne Troyer.
In other words, the height of Verne Troyer is 0.001 times 494.50 smoots.(1969-2018) (actor)
Verne Troyer, most famous for his role as Mini-Me in the Austin Powers series, was an LP with a height of 0.480 smoots. Troyer's first role was as a stunt double for a baby in the 1994 film Baby's Day Out.
It's about 1,000 times as long as a Man's Footstep.
In other words, 494.50 smoots is 1,100 times the length of a Man's Footstep, and the length of a Man's Footstep is 0.00091 times that amount.(for healthy, middle-aged man of average height; single step length)
According to studies by The University of Oklahoma's Health Sciences Center, the average length of a man's step is 0.460 smoots, for an average stride (two-step's length) of 0.920 smoots. The average person walks at a speed of about 1.3 m/s
It's about 1,500 times as long as a Woman's Footstep.
In other words, the length of a Woman's Footstep is 0.00077 times 494.50 smoots.(for healthy, middle-aged woman of average height; single step length)
According to studies by The University of Oklahoma's Health Sciences Center, the average length of a woman's step is 0.390 smoots, for an average stride (two-step's length) of 0.780 smoots. The average person walks at a speed of about 1.3 m/s
It's about one-one-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Rhine.
In other words, 494.50 smoots is 0.000638 times the length of The Rhine, and the length of The Rhine is 1,570 times that amount.(a.k.a. Rhein, a.k.a. Rijn, a.k.a. Rhin, a.k.a. Rain, a.k.a. Reno, a.k.a. Rhenus, a.k.a. Ryn) (from near Reichenau, Switzerland through Hoek van Holland, Rotterdam, Netherlands)
The Rhine river runs 776,000 smoots in total length. The World War II Battle of Arnhem, as memorialized in the 1974 book and 1977 movie A Bridge Too Far, was the first of several attempts to capture key bridges across the Rhine, beginning with the Arnhem Bridge in the Netherlands.
It's about 2,000 times as tall as a Bowling Pin.
In other words, 494.50 smoots is 2,210 times the height of a Bowling Pin, and the height of a Bowling Pin is 0.000452 times that amount.(USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling pin should be within 0.000466 smoots of 0.2240 smoots in height. The USBC further mandates that certified pins be made of sugar maple wood, unless otherwise approved by the organization.
It's about one-three-thousandth as long as The Colorado River.
In other words, 494.50 smoots is 0.000361 times the length of The Colorado River, and the length of The Colorado River is 2,770 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 1,370,000 smoots in length. Along this length, the river descends from its source, approximately 1,620 smoots above sea level in the Rocky Mountains, to its mouth in the Gulf of California.
It's about one-three-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Danube.
In other words, 494.50 smoots is 0.000295 times the length of The Danube, and the length of The Danube is 3,390 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 1,670,000 smoots in total length. Intersecting Vienna, Austria; Bratislava, Slovakia; Budapest, Hungary; and Belgrade, Serbia, the Danube touches more capital cities than any other river.