Height of a ice-hockey goal

Height of a ice-hockey goal (1.2 m)



Neat Ratios ...

Height of a ice-hockey goal (1.2 m)

  • is 1/5000 of Height of Mount Kilimanjaro (5.89 km)...more
  • is 1/4000 of Highest altitude reached by a single kite (4.88 km)...more
  • is 1/40 of Height of St Basil's Cathedral in Moscow (47.5 m)...more
  • is 1/25 of Height of the `Christ the Redeemer` statue in Rio de Janeiro (30 m)...more
  • is 1/5 of Men's Olympic Pole Vault record (2016) (6.03 m)...more
  • is 2/5 of Height of a basketball hoop (3.048 m)...more
  • is 1/2 of Height of a football goal (2.44 m)...more
  • is 1/2 of Men's Olympic High Jump record (2.39 m)...more
  • is about as big as Length of a lightsaber in the Star Wars movies (1.19 m)...more

If this was a standard unit ...

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