Height of the Angel Falls (Venuzeula)

Height of the Angel Falls (Venuzeula) (979 m)



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Height of the Angel Falls (Venuzeula) (979 m)

  • is 1/5000 of Diameter of Mercury (4,880 km)...more
  • is 1/5 of Highest altitude reached by a single kite (4.88 km)...more
  • is 1/4 of Depth of the Mponeng Gold Mine (South Africa) (3.9 km)...more
  • is 5 x Height of the Gateway Arch in St Louis (192 m)...more
  • is 10 x Height of the Elizabeth Tower (home to Big Ben) in London (96 m)...more
  • is 400 x World High Jump Record (1993) (2.45 m)...more
  • is 400 x Height of a football goal (2.44 m)...more

If this was a standard unit ...

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