Height of a basketball hoop

Height of a basketball hoop (3.048 m)

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Height of a basketball hoop (3.048 m)

  • is 1/100 of Height of the `Shard` skyscraper (London) (310 m)...more
  • is 1/100 of Height of the Abeno Harukas building (tallest in Japan) (310 m)...more
  • is 1/40 of Height of the spire of Salisbury cathedral (123 m)...more
  • is 1/10 of Height of the `Christ the Redeemer` statue in Rio de Janeiro (30 m)...more
  • is 1/2 of World Pole Vault Record (2014) (6.16 m)...more
  • is 2.5 x Height of a ice-hockey goal (1.2 m)...more

If this was a standard unit ...

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