Distance from London to New York

Distance from London to New York (5,580 km)



Neat Ratios ...

Distance from London to New York (5,580 km)

  • is 1/250 of Diameter of the Sun (1.391 million km)...more
  • is 1/50 of Diameter of Saturn's rings (282,000 km)...more
  • is 1/25 of Diameter of Jupiter (139,800 km)...more
  • is 1/2 of Length of the Trans-Siberian Highway from St Petersburg to Vladivostok (11,000 km)...more
  • is about as big as Length of the Siberian Yenisei River (5,540 km)...more
  • is 5 x Length of the Fastnet yacht race (1,126 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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