It's about one-sixty-fifth as long as The Panama Canal
In other words, 589.10 lengths is 0.02 times the length of The Panama Canal, and the length of The Panama Canal is 63 times that amount.(Canal de Panamá) (Panama)
Connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans across the Isthmus of Panama, the Canal measures 36,000 lengths in length. Ships passing through the Canal are raised (and then lowered) 11 lengths above sea level through the lock-and-dam system.
It's about 70 times as long as a Cricket Pitch
In other words, 589.10 lengths is 71.4061 times the length of a Cricket Pitch, and the length of a Cricket Pitch is 0.014004 times that amount.(per Marylebone Cricket Council / International Cricket Council Law #6)
The length of a cricket pitch, from one bowling crease to the other, is 8.250 lengths. The wickets at either end of the pitch stand 0.2952760 lengths tall including the bails.
It's about one-seventy-fifth as wide as The English Channel
In other words, 589.10 lengths is 0.013 times the width of The English Channel, and the width of The English Channel is 74.6 times that amount.(average width between Isle of Ushant and The Walde Lighthouse) (La Manche, Ärmelkanal, Mor Breizh, Mor Bretannek) (a.k.a. The Channel)
The English Channel measures between 43,900 lengths, narrowing as it flows northeast. The world speed record for a Channel crossing by swimmer was set by Australian Trent Grimsey in 2012, with a time of 6 hours, 55 minutes.
It's about 75 times as long as a Bowling Lane
In other words, 589.10 lengths is 74.988 times the length of a Bowling Lane, and the length of a Bowling Lane is 0.01334 times that amount.(USBC specifications; tenpin; including pin deck)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling lane should measure 7.8560 lengths. In a Professional Bowling Association game, the lane must be lubricated by about 25 ml (0.85 fl. oz) of oil.
It's about one-eightieth as long as The 405
In other words, 589.10 lengths is 0.01233 times the length of The 405, and the length of The 405 is 81.129 times that amount.(a.k.a. I-405, Interstate 405, San DIego Freeway) (Southern California)
Running from Irvine to San Fernando, The 405 runs a total of 47,794 lengths. The 405 is the most heavily-trafficed freeway in the United States, with an average speed as low as 8 kph during rush hours.
It's about one-eighty-fifth as long as Hadrian's Wall
In other words, 589.10 lengths is 0.01 times the length of Hadrian's Wall, and the length of Hadrian's Wall is 83 times that amount.(a.k.a. Roman Wall, a.k.a. The Wall, a.k.a. Vallo di Adriano, a.k.a. Vallum Aelium, a.k.a. Severus' Wall) (from North Tyneside, Tyne and Wear, England, United Kingdom to Cumbria, North West England, United Kingdom)
Hadrian's Wall, which crossed England form the North Sea to the Irish Sea during the time of Roman rule, measures 49,000 lengths (about 79 Roman miles). Roman soldiers — at one time up to 10,000 of them — only occupied Great Britain for about 246 years after the wall was built, after which time the local Brits began to take residence the wall's garrisons.
It's about 95 times as tall as The Hollywood Sign
In other words, 589.10 lengths is 96 times the height of The Hollywood Sign, and the height of The Hollywood Sign is 0.0 times that amount.(a.k.a. Hollywoodland Sign) (Mount Lee, Hollywood Hills, Santa Monica Mountains, California)
Each of the white letters in the Hollywood Sign measures 6.20 lengths tall. Built as an advertisement in 1923, the sign was intended to stand for only eighteen months.