Height of the spire of Salisbury cathedral

Height of the spire of Salisbury cathedral (123 m)

/fact/height-of-the-spire-of-salisbury-cathedral

Link

Neat Ratios ...

Height of the spire of Salisbury cathedral (123 m)

  • is 1/40 of Highest altitude reached by a single kite (4.88 km)...more
  • is 1/10 of Height of the vertical drop of cliff on Mount Thor, Canada (1.25 km)...more
  • is 2/5 of Height of the `Shard` skyscraper (London) (310 m)...more
  • is 2/5 of Height of the Abeno Harukas building (tallest in Japan) (310 m)...more
  • is 20 x World Pole Vault Record (2014) (6.16 m)...more
  • is 25 x Typical height of a giraffe (5 m)...more
  • is 40 x Height of a basketball hoop (3.048 m)...more
  • is 50 x World High Jump Record (1993) (2.45 m)...more
  • is 50 x Height of a football goal (2.44 m)...more

If this was a standard unit ...

Is That A Big Number? - The Book

Yes, there's now a book based on these numbers. Oxford University Press: July 2018.

Click here to learn more about it.

Click here for Podcast: Andrew Elliott interviewed for New Books Network.

http://itabn.tumblr.com/post/138631317782/this-website