Length of a basketball court

Length of a basketball court (28 m)



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Length of a basketball court (28 m)

  • is 1/250 of Length of the longest canal tunnel (Rove Tunnel in France) (7.12 km)...more
  • is 1/4 of Length of an American Football field (110 m)...more
  • is 2/5 of Length of a Boeing 747 airliner (70.7 m)...more
  • is 2/5 of Distance to target in Olympic Archery competition (70 m)...more
  • is 2/5 of Longest flight of a paper airplane (69.1 m)...more
  • is 2.5 x Length of a London bus (11.23 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.

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