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It's about one-one-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Navy Pier
In other words, the length of The Navy Pier is 2,000 times 579 milimeters.
(a.k.a. Municipal Pier #2) (Chicago, Illinois)
The Navy Pier is 900,000 milimeters 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-thousand-five-hundredth as tall as The Three Sisters Falls
In other words, the height of The Three Sisters Falls is 2,000 times 579 milimeters.
(a.k.a. Cataratas las Tres Hermanas) (Ayacucho, Peru)
The Three Sisters Falls rise to 900,000 milimeters 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 tall as Angel Falls
In other words, 579 milimeters is 0.000591 times the height of Angel Falls, and the height of Angel Falls is 1,690 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 979,000 milimeters. 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 one-three-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Preakness Stakes
In other words, 579 milimeters is 0.0003029675 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 3,300.6840 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 1,911,096 milimeters. 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.
It's about one-three-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Kentucky Derby
In other words, 579 milimeters is 0.000287819 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 3,474.410 times that amount.
(Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky) (total race length)
The total race length of the Kentucky Derby run at Churchill Downs is 2,011,680 milimeters. First run in 1864, the Kentucky Derby is one of the oldest continuously-running sporting events in America, almost two years older than the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show
It's about one-four-thousandth as long as The Beast (Roller Coaster)
In other words, 579 milimeters is 0.0002581 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 3,874 times that amount.
(King's Island Amusement Park; Mason, OH)
The roller coaster The Beast is 2,243,000 milimeters in length. On its twenty-fifth year of operation in 2004, The Beast was awarded the Landmark Award by the American Coaster Enthusiasts as a historically significant roller coaster.
It's about one-four-thousandth as long as The Belmont Stakes
In other words, 579 milimeters is 0.0002398493 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 4,169.2850 times that amount.
(Belmont Park, Elmont, New York) (total race length)
The total race length of the Belmont Stakes run at Belmont Park is 2,414,016 milimeters. It was during the 1974 Belmont Stakes that Secretariat set an America Grade 1 stakes record in winning by a distance of about 75,590.40 milimeters