Diameter of US dollar coin

Diameter of US dollar coin (26.5 mm)

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If Diameter of US dollar coin (26.5 mm) was a standard unit ...

  • Height of the London Eye Ferris Wheel (135 m)...more would be 5000 x Diameter of US dollar coin
  • Height of Sydney Harbour Bridge (134 m)...more would be 5000 x Diameter of US dollar coin
  • Height of the Victoria Falls (Mosi-oa-Tunya) between Zambia and Zimbabwe (108 m)...more would be 4000 x Diameter of US dollar coin
  • Length of a football pitch (105 m)...more would be 4000 x Diameter of US dollar coin
  • World record javelin throw (104.8 m)...more would be 4000 x Diameter of US dollar coin
  • Length overall of the `Mayflower` sailing ship (26 m)...more would be 1000 x Diameter of US dollar coin
  • Distance a kangaroo can jump (13.5 m)...more would be 500 x Diameter of US dollar coin
  • Maximum length of a Reticulated Python (6.5 m)...more would be 250 x Diameter of US dollar coin
  • Length overall of a `Nacra 17` racing catamaran (5.25 m)...more would be 200 x Diameter of US dollar coin
  • Height of an ostrich (2.7 m)...more would be 100 x Diameter of US dollar coin
  • Height of an Olympic hurdle (1.067 m)...more would be 40 x Diameter of US dollar coin
  • Maximum length of a baseball bat (1.067 m)...more would be 40 x Diameter of US dollar coin
  • Height of BB-8 droid in Star Wars movies (670 mm)...more would be 25 x Diameter of US dollar coin
  • Height of Yoda in the Star Wars movies (660 mm)...more would be 25 x Diameter of US dollar coin

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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