Height of K2 mountain

Height of K2 mountain (8.61 km)



Neat Ratios ...

Height of K2 mountain (8.61 km)

  • is 1/2500 of Circumference of Mars (21,340 km)...more
  • is 1/400 of Diameter of Earth's Moon (3,480 km)...more
  • is 2/5 of Height of Olympus Mons (Mars) (21.9 km)...more
  • is 50 x Height of Sagrada Familia Basilica in Barcelona (170 m)...more
  • is 50 x Height of the Washington Monument in Washington, DC (169 m)...more
  • is 100 x Height of the Flatiron Building in New York (87 m)...more
  • is 200 x Height of the Antares 230 launch rocket (42.5 m)...more

If this was a standard unit ...

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