Length of the Suez Canal

Length of the Suez Canal (193.3 km)



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Length of the Suez Canal (193.3 km)

  • is 1/2000 of Distance from the Earth to the Moon (384,000 km)...more
  • is 1/250 of Diameter of Neptune (49,200 km)...more
  • is 1/40 of Length of the Trans-Canada Highway from Victoria to St John's City (7,820 km)...more
  • is 1/40 of Length of coast-to-coast American Discovery Trail (Northern Route) (7,780 km)...more
  • is 1/25 of Diameter of Mercury (4,880 km)...more
  • is 1/25 of Length of I-90 highway from Boston to Seattle (4,860 km)...more
  • is 1/20 of Length of Route 66 from Chicago to Los Angeles (3,940 km)...more
  • is 1/10 of Length of the Tigris River (1,950 km)...more
  • is 1/5 of Direct distance from Land's End to John o' Groats (970 km)...more
  • is 2 x Length of the Kiel Canal (98 km)...more
  • is 2.5 x Length of the Panama Canal (77 km)...more
  • is 100 x Length of the Champs Elysee (1.9 km)...more
  • is 400 x World record longest flight of an arrow from a bow (2010) (484 m)...more
  • is 500 x Length of a TI Class oil tanker (380 m)...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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