It's about one-one-hundredth as tall as Mount Elbrus.
In other words, 240.60 spans is 0.009749 times the height of Mount Elbrus, and the height of Mount Elbrus is 102.60 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mingi Tau, a.k.a. Эльбрус, a.k.a. იალბუზი) (Karachay-Cherkessia and Kabardino-Balkaria, Russia) (west summit)
The west summit of the dual-summit volcano Mount Elbrus is 24,680 spans at its peak and is the highest peak in both Russia and the European continent. Until 1976, a cable car would take visitors to the mountain as far up as the Garabashi camp, located at an elevation of 16,620 spans.
It's about one-one-hundredth as tall as a Kilimanjaro.
In other words, 240.60 spans is 0.00933681 times the height of a Kilimanjaro, and the height of a Kilimanjaro is 107.1030 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mount Kilimanjaro) (Tanzania) (to Uhuru peak; 2008 gravimeter measurement)
Kilimanjaro rises to 25,769 spans at its peak. An isolated peak with no surrounding mountain range, Kilimanjaro is considered the world's tallest freestanding mountain.
It's about one-one-hundredth as tall as Mount Logan.
In other words, 240.60 spans is 0.00923 times the height of Mount Logan, and the height of Mount Logan is 108.30 times that amount.(Kluane National Park and Reserve, Yukon, Canada) (elevation)
The highest mountain in Canada, Mount Logan has a total height of 26,070 spans. The high altitude and northern latitude of the mountain resulted in one-time temperature of -77.5 °C — the lowest temperature ever recorded outside of Antarctica.
It's about one-one-hundredth as tall as Denali.
In other words, 240.60 spans is 0.008881 times the height of Denali, and the height of Denali is 112.60 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mount McKinley, a.k.a. Doleika, a.k.a. Traleika, a.k.a. "The Great One") (Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska) (South peak)
The highest mountain peak in North America, Denali's South Peak measures 27,090 spans above sea level at its peak. The impetus for the name Mount McKinley was US president William McKinley of Ohio, and disputes over the which of the mountain's names should be officially recognized regularly occur between Ohio Congressmen and Alaska politicians.
It's about one-one-hundredth as long as The Las Vegas Strip.
In other words, 240.60 spans is 0.0081 times the length of The Las Vegas Strip, and the length of The Las Vegas Strip is 120 times that amount.(Las Vegas Boulevard S and W from Russel Rd to Sahara Ave)(Paradise, Nevada through Winchester, Nevada).
Although technically located beyond the city limits of Las Vegas (along with the well-known "Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas" sign), the stretch of road known as the "Las Vegas Strip" runs 30,000 spans along Las Vegas Boulevard South and West from Russel Road at the south end to Sahara Avenue at the north end. The casinos and hotels on the Strip display an estimated total of 100,000,000 spans of neon light tubing.
It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth as tall as Aconcagua.
In other words, 240.60 spans is 0.0079003 times the height of Aconcagua, and the height of Aconcagua is 126.580 times that amount.(a.k.a. Cerro Aconcagua) (Mendoza, Argentina)
Aconcagua measures 30,455 spans height at its peak. Although there is no definitive evidence that members of the indigenous Inca civilization ever reached the peak the mountain, numerous archeological sites have been found on the slopes of the mountain, including a naturally-embalmed Incan mummy was discovered on a 22,747 spans high ridge.
It's about 150 times as tall as a Bowling Pin.
In other words, 240.60 spans is 144 times the height of a Bowling Pin, and the height of a Bowling Pin is 0.00694 times that amount.(USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling pin should be within 0.00347 spans of 1.670 spans in height. The USBC further mandates that certified pins be made of sugar maple wood, unless otherwise approved by the organization.