Length of Africa (North to South)

Length of Africa (North to South) (8,000 km)



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Length of Africa (North to South) (8,000 km)

  • is 1/20 of Circumference of Uranus (159,300 km)...more
  • is 1/5 of Length of the equator (40,100 km)...more
  • is about as big as Length of coast-to-coast American Discovery Trail (Southern Route) (8,140 km)...more
  • is 2 x Width of Australia (4,000 km)...more
  • is 2 x Length of Route 66 from Chicago to Los Angeles (3,940 km)...more
  • is 2.5 x Length of the Indus River (3,180 km)...more
  • is 10 x Length of the Indianapolis 500 motor race (805 km)...more
  • is 250 x Narrowest width of the English Channel (32.3 km)...more
  • is 2000 x Length of Central Park (NYC) (4 km)...more
  • is 2000 x Length of the Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro (4 km)...more
  • is 4000 x Length of the Kentucky Derby horse race (2 km)...more

If this was a standard unit ...

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