Width of Australia

Width of Australia (4,000 km)



Neat Ratios ...

Width of Australia (4,000 km)

  • is 1/40 of Circumference of Uranus (159,300 km)...more
  • is 1/10 of Length of the equator (40,100 km)...more
  • is 1/2 of Length of coast-to-coast American Discovery Trail (Southern Route) (8,140 km)...more
  • is 1/2 of Length of Africa (North to South) (8,000 km)...more
  • is about as big as Length of Route 66 from Chicago to Los Angeles (3,940 km)...more
  • is 5 x Length of the Indianapolis 500 motor race (805 km)...more
  • is 1000 x Length of Central Park (NYC) (4 km)...more
  • is 1000 x Length of the Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro (4 km)...more
  • is 2000 x Length of the Kentucky Derby horse race (2 km)...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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