Time since the end of the Paleogene geologic period

Time since the end of the Paleogene geologic period (23 million y)

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Time since the end of the Paleogene geologic period (23 million y)

  • is 1/200 of Time since the start of the formation of the Solar System (4.6 billion y)...more
  • is 1/200 of Age of the Earth (4.54 billion y)...more
  • is 2000 x Time since the end of the Pleistocene geologic epoch (11,700 y)...more
  • is 2000 x Time since the earliest farming (11,500 y)...more
  • is 5000 x Time since building of the Great Pyramid of Giza / Cheops / Khufu (4,580 y)...more
  • is 10000 x Time since the birth of Archimedes (2,300 y)...more
  • is 10000 x Time since the birth of Eratosthenes (2,297 y)...more

If this was a standard unit ...

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