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It's about half as tall as Maxwell Montes.
In other words, 6,518 yards is 0.540 times the height of Maxwell Montes, and the height of Maxwell Montes is 1.90 times that amount.
(Ishtar Terra, Venus)
Maxwell Montes rises to a total height of 12,000 yards. Since Venus does not seem to have the kind of tectonic activity which gives rise to mountains on Earth, the origin of the Venusian mountain remains the subject of some dispute.
It's about two times as long as The National Mall.
In other words, the length of The National Mall is 0.50 times 6,518 yards.
(Washington, D.C.) (to Lincoln Memorial)
From the steps of the Capitol Building to the Lincoln Memorial, the National Mall is 3,000 yards. 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 two-and-a-half times as long as Steel Dragon 2000.
In other words, 6,518 yards is 2.4040 times the length of Steel Dragon 2000, and the length of Steel Dragon 2000 is 0.4160 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 2,711 yards in length. It is one of only two operating "Gigacoasters" (meaning its height is between 100 yards and 133 yards) in the world, having a height of 106.10 yards.
It's about two-and-a-half times as long as The Belmont Stakes.
In other words, 6,518 yards is 2.4689390 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 0.40503230 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
It's about two-and-a-half times as long as The Beast (Roller Coaster).
In other words, 6,518 yards is 2.6570 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 0.37640 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 three times as long as The Kentucky Derby.
In other words, 6,518 yards is 2.962730 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 0.3375270 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 three times as long as The Preakness Stakes.
In other words, 6,518 yards is 3.118660 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 0.32065050 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.