Length of the Titanic

Length of the Titanic (269 m)



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Length of the Titanic (269 m)

  • is 1/10000 of Length of Greenland, North to South (2,660 km)...more
  • is 1/5000 of Road distance from Land's End to John o' Groats (1,350 km)...more
  • is 1/2000 of Distance from London to Edinburgh (535 km)...more
  • is 1/200 of Full length of Broadway (53 km)...more
  • is 1/25 of Length of the Oxford-Cambridge boat race (6.8 km)...more
  • is 1/25 of Length of the Las Vegas Strip (6.8 km)...more
  • is 2/5 of Length of the Starship `Discovery` in the Star Trek series of that name (683 m)...more
  • is 10 x Distance between bases of a baseball diamond (27.43 m)...more
  • is 20 x Distance a kangaroo can jump (13.5 m)...more
  • is 25 x Penalty distance in (soccer) football (10.97 m)...more
  • is 250 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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