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It's about three-fifths as tall as Olo'upena Falls.
In other words, 556 yards is 0.56480 times the height of Olo'upena Falls, and the height of Olo'upena Falls is 1.7710 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Oloupena Falls) (Molokai, Hawaii)
Olo'upena Falls rise to 984.40 yards in height. The isolated falls are the tallest in the United States and the fourth tallest in the world.
It's about half as tall as Tugela Falls.
In other words, 556 yards is 0.5360 times the height of Tugela Falls, and the height of Tugela Falls is 1.870 times that amount.
(Royal Natal National Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa)
Tugela Falls rises to 1,040 yards in height. The falls are the highest in Africa and the second highest in the world.
It's about half as tall as Angel Falls.
In other words, 556 yards is 0.5190 times the height of Angel Falls, and the height of Angel Falls is 1.930 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 1,070 yards. 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-fourth as long as The Preakness Stakes.
In other words, 556 yards is 0.26602870 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 3.7589930 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 2,090 yards. 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-fourth as long as The Kentucky Derby.
In other words, 556 yards is 0.2527270 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 3.956840 times that amount.
(Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky) (total race length)
The total race length of the Kentucky Derby run at Churchill Downs is 2,200 yards. 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-fourth as long as The Beast (Roller Coaster).
In other words, 556 yards is 0.22670 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 4.4110 times that amount.
(King's Island Amusement Park; Mason, OH)
The roller coaster The Beast is 2,453 yards 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-fifth as long as The Belmont Stakes.
In other words, 556 yards is 0.21060610 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 4.7482010 times that amount.
(Belmont Park, Elmont, New York) (total race length)
The total race length of the Belmont Stakes run at Belmont Park is 2,640 yards. It was during the 1974 Belmont Stakes that Secretariat set an America Grade 1 stakes record in winning by a distance of about 82.666670 yards