Width of a standard matchbox

Width of a standard matchbox (34 mm)

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Width of a standard matchbox (34 mm)

  • is 1/5000 of Height of Sagrada Familia Basilica in Barcelona (170 m)...more
  • is 1/5000 of Height of the Washington Monument in Washington, DC (169 m)...more
  • is 1/4000 of Height of St Peter's Basilica in Rome (136.6 m)...more
  • is 1/4000 of Height of the London Eye Ferris Wheel (135 m)...more
  • is 1/4000 of Height of Sydney Harbour Bridge (134 m)...more
  • is 1/2000 of Longest flight of a paper airplane (69.1 m)...more
  • is 1/1000 of Estimated length of Diplodocus hallorum (longest dinosaur) (33.5 m)...more
  • is 1/400 of Distance a kangaroo can jump (13.5 m)...more
  • is 1/25 of Height of a standard washing machine (850 mm)...more
  • is 1/20 of Height of BB-8 droid in Star Wars movies (670 mm)...more
  • is 2/5 of Length of a credit card (85.6 mm)...more

If this was a standard unit ...

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