The main Truax building measures 1,000 feet from the west face of the Gateway stair to the east face of stair E.
Just how long is 1,000 feet?
- 117 feet longer than the Titanic (883').
- 92 feet shorter than a Nimitz class aircraft carrier (1,092').
- 14 feet longer than the Eiffel Tower (986'), if the Eiffel Tower was lying sideways.
- Approximately 75 times longer than a 1964 Volkswagen Beetle (13.33').
- .00000000000003221738542107 light years.
Published November 18, 2016.