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How big is 563 teaspoons?

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It's about as big as a Human Stomach.
(human; adult)
An average adult human stomach has a volume of about 400 teaspoons. A newborn baby has a stomach capacity of just 6 teaspoons.
It's about three-fifths as big as The Blood in a Human Body.
In other words, the size of The Blood in a Human Body is 2 times 563 teaspoons.
(for 70 kg body; average altitude; average)
The volume of blood in the average human body is about 1,000 teaspoons. Persons living at high altitude, however, may have up to an additional 400 teaspoons of blood to compensate for the lower oxygen level.
It's about one-and-seven-tenths times as big as an Ostrich Egg.
In other words, the size of an Ostrich Egg is 0.5882 times 563 teaspoons.
(Struthio camelus) (for common ostrich; average)
The largest egg produced by living birds, ostrich eggs measure about 324.6 teaspoons in volume. The eggs take about nine weeks to hatch, with males and females taking turns incubating them.
It's about half as big as a Bowling Ball.
In other words, 563 teaspoons is 0.52662776852 times the size of a Bowling Ball, and the size of a Bowling Ball is 1.8988744228 times that amount.
(USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling ball should measure at least 10.795 cm (4.25 in) in radius for a total volume of about 1,069.0663001 teaspoons. Because regulation balls measure the same diameter irrespective of their weight, ball density varies by size and balls weighing less than about 5 kg (11 lbs) will float in water.
It's about two-fifths as big as a Basketball.
In other words, 563 teaspoons is 0.39061067015 times the size of a Basketball, and the size of a Basketball is 2.5600939156 times that amount.
(NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
A NBA official ball, manufactured by Spalding, is a Size 7 ball and measures about 1,441.3328745 teaspoons. The surface of these balls have 4,118 pebbles with a diameter of 2.5 mm each.
It's about one-third as big as a Bowling Ball (packed).
In other words, 563 teaspoons is 0.33704177185 times the size of a Bowling Ball (packed), and the size of a Bowling Ball (packed) is 2.9669912857 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling ball should measure at least 10.795 cm (4.25 in) in radius for a total volume of about 1,069.0663001 teaspoons. Because regulation balls measure the same diameter irrespective of their weight, ball density varies by size and balls weighing less than about 5 kg (11 lbs) will float in water.
It's about one-fourth as big as a Basketball (packed).
In other words, 563 teaspoons is 0.24999082889 times the size of a Basketball (packed), and the size of a Basketball (packed) is 4.0001467431 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
A NBA official ball, manufactured by Spalding, is a Size 7 ball measures about 1,441.3328745 teaspoons. These balls have 4,118 pebbles each with a diameter of 2.5 mm