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It's about one-one-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Great Wall of China (total).
In other words, 5,686.80 yards is 0.000588 times the length of The Great Wall of China (total), and the length of The Great Wall of China (total) is 1,700 times that amount.
(长城, 長城, Chángchéng, a.k.a. 万里长城, 萬里長城, Wànlǐ Chángchéng) (a.k.a. "The long wall of 10,000 Li") (from Shanhaiguan through Lop Nur, China) (total length, all branches)
The Great Wall of China, including all branches and trenches, is 9,680,000 yards. Built and maintained in multiple sections over about eleven centuries, the Great Wall is currently suffering the effects of erosion, especially in the older sections made primarily out of mud.
It's about 2,500 times as tall as a Christmas Tree (artificial).
In other words, the height of a Christmas Tree (artificial) is 0.00043 times 5,686.80 yards.
(artificial; average height)
The most common height of an artificial Christmas Tree is 2.50 yards. According to the most recent USDA Census of Agriculture, a total of 1,389.59 sq. km (343,374 acres) of Christmas Trees were farmed in the US in 2007.

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It's about 2,500 times as tall as André the Giant.
In other words, the height of André the Giant is 0.00042 times 5,686.80 yards.
(Andr( Ren( Ruossimoff) (1946-1993) (wrestler and actor; WWE kayfabe height)
Andr& the Giant, who had a pituitary syndrome called acromegaly, was 2.40 yards tall. Prior to 1973, Roussimoff was billed as having a height of 2.30 yards and his true height is the subject of some dispute.
It's about 2,500 times as tall as Shaq.
In other words, the height of Shaq is 0.00042 times 5,686.80 yards.
(Shaquille O'Neal) (1972-) (professional basketball player, most famously of the Los Angeles Lakers)
Shaq is 2.40 yards tall. Shaq maintains an active interest in police work and has served as a reserve officer in both Los Angeles, California and Miami, Florida while playing for NBA franchises in those cities.
It's about one-two-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Diameter of Earth.
In other words, 5,686.80 yards is 0.00040764335 times the length of The Diameter of Earth, and the length of The Diameter of Earth is 2,453.12480 times that amount.
(Equatorial)
The Earth — not a perfect sphere, but rather an oblate spheroid with bulged middle — has a diameter of approximately 13,950,430 yards at the Equator. The first complete view of Earth's diameter was in a photograph taken from a V-2 rocket launched in 1942 by the United States Army, which reached an altitude of 114,400 yards.
It's about 2,500 times as long as a Queen Size Bed.
In other words, 5,686.80 yards is 2,559 times the length of a Queen Size Bed, and the length of a Queen Size Bed is 0.0003908 times that amount.
(North American/Australian standard; length; mattress only)
A Queen-Size mattress measures 2.2220 yards from head to foot. Although most antique beds were smaller than modern beds, it was not uncommon for beds in the medieval Europe to reach 5 sq. m (49 sq. ft) for those in positions of wealth or power.
It's about 2,500 times as long as a King Size Bed.
In other words, 5,686.80 yards is 2,559 times the length of a King Size Bed, and the length of a King Size Bed is 0.0003908 times that amount.
(North American/Australian standard; length; mattress only)
A King-Size mattress measures 2.2220 yards from head to foot. Although most antique beds were smaller than modern beds, it was not uncommon for beds in the medieval Europe to reach 5 sq. m (49 sq. ft) for those in positions of wealth or power.