It's about thirteen times as big as a Basketball court
In other words, 705 squares is 13.21462043 times the size of a Basketball court, and the size of a Basketball court is 0.0756737589 times that amount.(per NBA regulation)
Per NBA rules , a basketball court should measure 29.5656 m long by 16.764 m wide, for a total area of 53.350 squares. The first basketball game, held in a Springfield Massachusetts YMCA, was played on a court half the size of today's NBA standard and ended with a score of 1-0.
It's about one-fifteenth as big as Alcatraz
In other words, 705 squares is 0.07 times the size of Alcatraz, and the size of Alcatraz is 14 times that amount.(a.k.a. The Rock) (California)
Alcatraz Island measures 9,600 squares. It is known a part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, and has historically served as a lighthouse, fort, military prison, and — most famously — a federal prison.
It's about one-fifteenth as big as King Shaka International Airport (DUR)
In other words, 705 squares is 0.064 times the size of King Shaka International Airport (DUR), and the size of King Shaka International Airport (DUR) is 15.7 times that amount.(a.k.a. KSIA) (La Mercy, Durban City, eThekwini Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa) (total terminal area)
King Shaka International Airport includes a main passenger terminal, with a total area of 11,100 squares. The airport's single, main runway stretches 3,700 m in length. http://www.durban-tourism.com/King-Shaka.html - 21 sq. km land purchase??
It's about one-fifteenth as big as Ellis Island
In other words, 705 squares is 0.06 times the size of Ellis Island, and the size of Ellis Island is 16.9 times that amount.(Jersey City, New Jersey and New York City, New York)(now officially part of the Statue of Liberty National Monument)
Ellis Island, home of the Ellis Island Immigration Station, is 11,900 squares in total area. Nine-tenths of the island were artificially created after the New York-New Jersey borders had already been defined, leading to a sovereignty dispute which was settled by the US Supreme Court in 1998.
It's about eighteen-and-a-half times as big as an IMAX screen
In other words, 705 squares is 18.49 times the size of an IMAX screen, and the size of an IMAX screen is 0.0541 times that amount.(standard)
An IMAX movie theater screen measures 22 m (72 ft) by 16 m (52 ft) for a total area of 38.130 squares. Because the film used in an IMAX movie is more than eight times larger than regular film, the platters of a two-and-a-half hour feature film can weigh up to 250 kg (550 lbs).
It's about one-twentieth as big as The Pentagon
In other words, 705 squares is 0.048 times the size of The Pentagon, and the size of The Pentagon is 21.1 times that amount.(a.k.a. United States Department of Defense Headquarters) (Washington, D.C.) (total floor area)
The Pentagon, the world's largest office building, contains a total floor area of 14,900 squares. Built during World War II, the designers compensated for the steel rations then in effect by using 310,000 cu. m of concrete in the construction efforts.
It's about one-twenty-fifth as big as The Citadelle
In other words, 705 squares is 0.04 times the size of The Citadelle, and the size of The Citadelle is 23 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Citadelle, a.k.a. Québec Citadelle, a.k.a. The Citadel) (Québec City, Quebec, Canada) (for the fortified enclosure)
The Citadelle of Quebec, containing Canada's oldest military buildings measures about 1,600 squares in total area. The fortress sits on a 90-meter cliffside, overlooking the St. Lawrence River.