It's about twenty times as tall as The Arc de Triomphe.
In other words, the height of The Arc de Triomphe is 0.045 times 592 fathoms.(Paris, France)
The Arc de Triomphe stands 27 fathoms tall. France's Tomb of the Unknown Soldier from the First World War lies beneath the arch and is commemorated by the first eternal flame to have been lit in modern European history.
It's about twenty times as tall as The Chicago Water Tower.
In other words, 592 fathoms is 23.10 times the height of The Chicago Water Tower, and the height of The Chicago Water Tower is 0.0433 times that amount.(Chicago, Illinois)
The Chicago Water Tower is 25.60 fathoms tall. The tower's architecture was one source of inspiration behind the design of White Castle fast-food restaurants beginning with "Building Number 8," a prefabricated structure built in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1936.
It's about one-twenty-fifth as tall as Olympus Mons.
In other words, the height of Olympus Mons is 25 times 592 fathoms.(a.k.a. Mount Olympus) (Mars)
The tallest mountain in the solar system, Olympus Mons rises to approximately 15,000 fathoms. The mountain has been known to astronomers since the nineteenth century because it is tall enough to rise above Mars' frequent dust storms.
It's about forty times as long as Baseball base distances.
In other words, 592 fathoms is 39.4670 times the length of Baseball base distances, and the length of Baseball base distances is 0.025338 times that amount.(MLB Official Baseball Rules specification)
According to MLB Official Baseball Rules, the distance between baseball diamond bases is 15 fathoms. While second and home base are located upon the corners of the 27.432 sq. m area created by the bases, first and third base are placed within that square, to better allow the umpires to judge whether a ball is fair or foul.
It's about 55 times as long as a Cricket Pitch.
In other words, 592 fathoms is 53.81820 times the length of a Cricket Pitch, and the length of a Cricket Pitch is 0.0185811 times that amount.(per Marylebone Cricket Council / International Cricket Council Law #6)
The length of a cricket pitch, from one bowling crease to the other, is 11 fathoms. The wickets at either end of the pitch stand 0.3937010 fathoms tall including the bails.
It's about 55 times as long as a Bowling Lane.
In other words, 592 fathoms is 56.5180 times the length of a Bowling Lane, and the length of a Bowling Lane is 0.017693 times that amount.(USBC specifications; tenpin; including pin deck)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling lane should measure 10.4750 fathoms. In a Professional Bowling Association game, the lane must be lubricated by about 25 ml (0.85 fl. oz) of oil.
It's about 70 times as tall as The Hollywood Sign.
In other words, 592 fathoms is 72 times the height of The Hollywood Sign, and the height of The Hollywood Sign is 0.014 times that amount.(a.k.a. Hollywoodland Sign) (Mount Lee, Hollywood Hills, Santa Monica Mountains, California)
Each of the white letters in the Hollywood Sign measures 8.20 fathoms tall. Built as an advertisement in 1923, the sign was intended to stand for only eighteen months.