It's about one-thirtieth as long as Daytona International Speedway
In other words, 612 spans is 0.034773 times the length of Daytona International Speedway, and the length of Daytona International Speedway is 28.7582 times that amount.(Daytona Beach, Florida) (tri-oval course)
The tri-oval course of the Daytona International Speedway, upon which the NASCAR Daytona 500 is run, is 17,600 spans in length. Although the tri-oval design is said to allow for greater visibility during the race, the real reason for the then-unique design was that plot available for construction of the track was only 350 acres and could not accommodate a traditional oval layout of appropriate length.
It's about thirty times as long as a Beetle (Volkswagen)
In other words, 612 spans is 34.3 times the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen), and the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen) is 0.0292 times that amount.(1964 model) (a.k.a. Volkswagen 1200, a.k.a. Käfer)
A 1964 Volkswagen Beetle measures 17.840 spans. As the longest continuously-produced automobile design — in production for 75 years between 1938 and 2003 — the Beetle was voted the most fourth-most influential car of the twentieth century by the Global Automotive Elections Foundation.
It's about one-thirty-fifth as tall as a Puncak Jaya
In other words, 612 spans is 0.0287 times the height of a Puncak Jaya, and the height of a Puncak Jaya is 34.9 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mt. Carstensz, a.k.a. Carstensz Pyramid, a.k.a. Nemangkawi, a.k.a. Carstensz Toppen, a.k.a. Gunung Sukarno) (Papua province, Indonesia)
The highest point in Oceania (and therefore one of the seven summits) peak of Puncak Jaya is 21,360 spans. Dutch explorer Jan Carstenszoon, the mountain's namesake, is said to have been ridiculed for claiming to have seen snow near the equator when he reported his discovery of the peak in 1623.
It's about one-thirty-fifth as tall as a Vinson Massif
In other words, 612 spans is 0.029 times the height of a Vinson Massif, and the height of a Vinson Massif is 34.97 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mount Vinson) (Antarctica)
Mount Vinson, the highest peak of the Vinson Massif mountain, reaches 21,400 spans at its peak. The mountain is named after Georgia Congressman Carl Vinson who emphatically promoted Antarctic exploration in the 1930s.
It's about one-fortieth as tall as Mount Elbrus
In other words, 612 spans is 0.025 times the height of Mount Elbrus, and the height of Mount Elbrus is 40.32 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mingi Tau, a.k.a. Эльбрус, a.k.a. იალბუზი) (Karachay-Cherkessia and Kabardino-Balkaria, Russia) (west summit)
The west summit of the dual-summit volcano Mount Elbrus is 24,680 spans at its peak and is the highest peak in both Russia and the European continent. Until 1976, a cable car would take visitors to the mountain as far up as the Garabashi camp, located at an elevation of 16,620 spans.
It's about one-fortieth as tall as a Kilimanjaro
In other words, 612 spans is 0.023750 times the height of a Kilimanjaro, and the height of a Kilimanjaro is 42.1061 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mount Kilimanjaro) (Tanzania) (to Uhuru peak; 2008 gravimeter measurement)
Kilimanjaro rises to 25,769 spans at its peak. An isolated peak with no surrounding mountain range, Kilimanjaro is considered the world's tallest freestanding mountain.
It's about one-forty-fifth as tall as Mount Logan
In other words, 612 spans is 0.0235 times the height of Mount Logan, and the height of Mount Logan is 42.59 times that amount.(Kluane National Park and Reserve, Yukon, Canada) (elevation)
The highest mountain in Canada, Mount Logan has a total height of 26,070 spans. The high altitude and northern latitude of the mountain resulted in one-time temperature of -77.5 °C — the lowest temperature ever recorded outside of Antarctica.