It's about one-four-hundred-fiftieth as long as The Belmont Stakes
In other words, 556.90 centimeters is 0.002306944 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 433.47390 times that amount.(Belmont Park, Elmont, New York) (total race length)
The total race length of the Belmont Stakes run at Belmont Park is 241,401.60 centimeters. It was during the 1974 Belmont Stakes that Secretariat set an America Grade 1 stakes record in winning by a distance of about 7,559.04 centimeters
It's about one-four-hundred-fiftieth as long as Steel Dragon 2000
In other words, 556.90 centimeters is 0.002246 times the length of Steel Dragon 2000, and the length of Steel Dragon 2000 is 445.20 times that amount.(a.k.a. スチールドラゴン2000) (Nagashima Span Land; Kuwana, Mie Prefecture, Japan)
The roller coaster Steel Dragon 2000 is 247,900 centimeters in length. It is one of only two operating "Gigacoasters" (meaning its height is between 9,144 centimeters and 12,160 centimeters) in the world, having a height of 9,700 centimeters.
It's about one-five-hundredth as long as The National Mall
In other words, the length of The National Mall is 500 times 556.90 centimeters.(Washington, D.C.) (to Lincoln Memorial)
From the steps of the Capitol Building to the Lincoln Memorial, the National Mall is 300,000 centimeters. On December 4th, 2008, the entirety of the Mall was declared open to the public for the first time in American history in anticipation of the estimated two million visitors to the Mall for the inauguration of President Barack Obama on January 20th, 2009.
It's about one-seven-hundredth as long as The Hollywood Walk of Fame
In other words, 556.90 centimeters is 0.0014 times the length of The Hollywood Walk of Fame, and the length of The Hollywood Walk of Fame is 710 times that amount.(Hollywood Boulevard and Vine Street, Hollywood, California) (approximate length)
The Hollywood Walk of Fame is approximately 390,000 centimeters. Gene Autry, most famous as the singer of "Back in the Saddle Again" and as the writer and singer of "Here Comes Santa Claus," is the only entertainer to have a star in every category — film, television, recording, radio, and theater. One of Autry's stars is also one of only two stars which have been stolen from the Walk and never recovered.
It's about one-seven-hundredth as long as The Indianapolis Motor Speedway
In other words, 556.90 centimeters is 0.00138417 times the length of The Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and the length of The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is 722.4550 times that amount.(Speedway, Indiana) (rectangular oval course)
The rectangular oval course of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is 402,336 centimeters. While famous for its automotive racing, the first motorsport held at the track was a series of motorcycle races in August, 1909 — a little less than two years before the inaugural Indianapolis 500 race was run.
It's about one-seven-hundredth as long as Daytona International Speedway
In other words, 556.90 centimeters is 0.00138417 times the length of Daytona International Speedway, and the length of Daytona International Speedway is 722.4550 times that amount.(Daytona Beach, Florida) (tri-oval course)
The tri-oval course of the Daytona International Speedway, upon which the NASCAR Daytona 500 is run, is 402,336 centimeters in length. Although the tri-oval design is said to allow for greater visibility during the race, the real reason for the then-unique design was that plot available for construction of the track was only 350 acres and could not accommodate a traditional oval layout of appropriate length.
It's about one-nine-hundredth as tall as a Puncak Jaya
In other words, 556.90 centimeters is 0.00114 times the height of a Puncak Jaya, and the height of a Puncak Jaya is 877.20 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mt. Carstensz, a.k.a. Carstensz Pyramid, a.k.a. Nemangkawi, a.k.a. Carstensz Toppen, a.k.a. Gunung Sukarno) (Papua province, Indonesia)
The highest point in Oceania (and therefore one of the seven summits) peak of Puncak Jaya is 488,400 centimeters. Dutch explorer Jan Carstenszoon, the mountain's namesake, is said to have been ridiculed for claiming to have seen snow near the equator when he reported his discovery of the peak in 1623.