Length of mainland Italy

Length of mainland Italy (1,185 km)



Neat Ratios ...

Length of mainland Italy (1,185 km)

  • is 1/100 of Diameter of Saturn (116,400 km)...more
  • is 1/10 of Diameter of Venus (12,010 km)...more
  • is 1/4 of Length of the Congo River (4,700 km)...more
  • is 2/5 of Circumference of the dwarf planet Ceres (2,992 km)...more
  • is 1/2 of Diameter of Pluto (2,377 km)...more
  • is 2 x Length of the St Lawrence Seaway Canal system (600 km)...more
  • is 10 x Diameter of the (fictional) Death Star in the first Star Wars movie (120 km)...more
  • is 10 x Length of Hadrian's Wall in Northern England (117.5 km)...more
  • is 500 x Length of the Epsom Derby horse race (2.4 km)...more
  • is 2500 x Longest golf drive (471 m)...more

If this was a standard unit ...

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