Length of the Suez Canal

Length of the Suez Canal (193.3 km)

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If Length of the Suez Canal (193.3 km) was a standard unit ...

  • Distance from the Earth to the Moon (384,000 km)...more would be 2000 x Length of the Suez Canal
  • Diameter of Neptune (49,200 km)...more would be 250 x Length of the Suez Canal
  • Length of the Trans-Canada Highway from Victoria to St John's City (7,820 km)...more would be 40 x Length of the Suez Canal
  • Length of coast-to-coast American Discovery Trail (Northern Route) (7,780 km)...more would be 40 x Length of the Suez Canal
  • Diameter of Mercury (4,880 km)...more would be 25 x Length of the Suez Canal
  • Length of I-90 highway from Boston to Seattle (4,860 km)...more would be 25 x Length of the Suez Canal
  • Length of Route 66 from Chicago to Los Angeles (3,940 km)...more would be 20 x Length of the Suez Canal
  • Length of the Tigris River (1,950 km)...more would be 10 x Length of the Suez Canal
  • Direct distance from Land's End to John o' Groats (970 km)...more would be 5 x Length of the Suez Canal
  • Length of the Kiel Canal (98 km)...more would be 1/2 of Length of the Suez Canal
  • Length of the Panama Canal (77 km)...more would be 2/5 of Length of the Suez Canal
  • Length of the Champs Elysee (1.9 km)...more would be 1/100 of Length of the Suez Canal
  • World record longest flight of an arrow from a bow (2010) (484 m)...more would be 1/400 of Length of the Suez Canal
  • Length of a TI Class oil tanker (380 m)...more would be 1/500 of Length of the Suez Canal

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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