Length of a Nile crocodile

Length of a Nile crocodile (4.2 m)



Neat Ratios ...

Length of a Nile crocodile (4.2 m)

  • is 1/10000 of Length of a Marathon race (42.2 km)...more
  • is 1/25 of Length of a football pitch (105 m)...more
  • is 1/25 of World record javelin throw (104.8 m)...more
  • is 1/20 of Length overall of the Cutty Sark sailing ship (85.4 m)...more
  • is about as big as Length overall of a `Laser` racing dinghy (4.2 m)...more
  • is 4 x Maximum length of a baseball bat (1.067 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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