washington monument dimensions

washington monument dimensions:

height: 555 feet 5 1/8 inches

base width: 55 feet 1 1/2 inches

wall thickness at bottom: 15 feet

top width: 34 feet 5 1/2 inches

wall thickness at top: 18 inches

foundation depth: 36 feet 10 inches

weight: 90,854 tons

If the wind is blowing at 30 miles per hour, the monument can sway 0.125 of an inch.

Go here for more information. Cursor down to "The Monument Statistics" for dimensions.

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