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How long is 804.80 fathoms?

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It's about three-fourths as long as The Preakness Stakes.
In other words, 804.80 fathoms is 0.77014350 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 1.2984590 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 1,045 fathoms. 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 three-fourths as long as The Kentucky Derby.
In other words, 804.80 fathoms is 0.7316360 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 1.36680 times that amount.
(Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky) (total race length)
The total race length of the Kentucky Derby run at Churchill Downs is 1,100 fathoms. 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-and-a-half times as tall as Angel Falls.
In other words, the height of Angel Falls is 0.6670 times 804.80 fathoms.
(a.k.a. Parakupa-vena, a.k.a. Kerepakupai mer&) (Auyantepui, Canaima National Park, Venezuela) (total height)
Angel Falls has a total height 535 fathoms. 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 two-thirds as long as The Beast (Roller Coaster).
In other words, 804.80 fathoms is 0.65620 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 1.5240 times that amount.
(King's Island Amusement Park; Mason, OH)
The roller coaster The Beast is 1,226 fathoms 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-and-a-half times as tall as Tugela Falls.
In other words, 804.80 fathoms is 1.550 times the height of Tugela Falls, and the height of Tugela Falls is 0.6450 times that amount.
(Royal Natal National Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa)
Tugela Falls rises to 518 fathoms in height. The falls are the highest in Africa and the second highest in the world.
It's about one-and-two-thirds times as tall as Olo'upena Falls.
In other words, 804.80 fathoms is 1.6350 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 0.61160 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Oloupena Falls) (Molokai, Hawaii)
Olo'upena Falls rise to 492.20 fathoms in height. The isolated falls are the tallest in the United States and the fourth tallest in the world.
It's about three-fifths as long as The Belmont Stakes.
In other words, 804.80 fathoms is 0.6096970 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 1.6401590 times that amount.
(Belmont Park, Elmont, New York) (total race length)
The total race length of the Belmont Stakes run at Belmont Park is 1,320 fathoms. It was during the 1974 Belmont Stakes that Secretariat set an America Grade 1 stakes record in winning by a distance of about 41.333330 fathoms