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Length overall of the Cutty Sark sailing ship (85.4 m) is 1 thousand x Length of a credit card (85.6 mm)
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Diameter of regulation baseball (73.7 mm)
If this was a standard unit ...
Yes, there's now a book based on these numbers. Oxford University Press: July 2018.
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