Length of the Panama Canal

Length of the Panama Canal (77 km)

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Length of the Panama Canal (77 km)

  • is 1/5000 of Distance from the Earth to the Moon (384,000 km)...more
  • is 1/2000 of Circumference of Neptune (154,600 km)...more
  • is 1/200 of Circumference of Mercury (15,330 km)...more
  • is 1/200 of Range of an Airbus A380 (15,200 km)...more
  • is 1/100 of Length of the Trans-Canada Highway from Victoria to St John's City (7,820 km)...more
  • is 1/100 of Length of coast-to-coast American Discovery Trail (Northern Route) (7,780 km)...more
  • is 1/40 of Length of India, North to South (3,100 km)...more
  • is 1/40 of Length of the Rio Grande (USA, Mexico) (3,057 km)...more
  • is 1/25 of Length of the Tigris River (1,950 km)...more
  • is 1/4 of Length of the British Grand Prix Formula 1 motor race (306.3 km)...more
  • is 2/5 of Length of the Suez Canal (193.3 km)...more
  • is 40 x Length of the Champs Elysee (1.9 km)...more
  • is 200 x Length of a TI Class oil tanker (380 m)...more
  • is 5000 x Women's Olympic Triple Jump record (15.39 m)...more

If this was a standard unit ...

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