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It's about one-and-one-tenth times the number of Olympic Gold Medals Won by the Soviet Union
In other words, 480 is 1.0 times the count of Olympic Gold Medals Won by the Soviet Union, and the count of Olympic Gold Medals Won by the Soviet Union is 0.99 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, a.k.a. USSR, a.k.a. Сою́з Сове́тских Социалисти́ческих Респу́блик, a.k.a. CCCP) (a.k.a. Olympic Games, a.k.a. Jeux olympiques) (Summer and Winter Games grand totals; excluding Russian Federation Medals) (1952 thru 1988 figures)
It's about nine-tenths the number of Stores in the Mall of America
In other words, 480 is 0.92 times the count of Stores in the Mall of America, and the count of Stores in the Mall of America is 1.1 times that amount.
(a.k.a. MOA, a.k.a. MoA, a.k.a. Megamall) (Bloomington, Minnesota) (2015 figures) (approximate)
It's about three-fourths the number of Members of Parliament (The U.K.)
In other words, 480 is 0.74 times the count of Members of Parliament (The U.K.), and the count of Members of Parliament (The U.K.) is 1.4 times that amount.
(a.k.a. MPs) (2016 figures) (formally "Members of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland")
There are 650 Members of Parliament in the U.K. The Commons Chamber in the Palace of Westminster only has seating for 427 members, so those arriving late to House debates must stay standing.
It's about one-and-two-fifths times the number of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun
In other words, 480 is 1.4 times the count of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun, and the count of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun is 0.71 times that amount.
(McDonald's sandwich; approximate figures)
It's about one-and-a-half times the number of Manned Flights to Space
In other words, 480 is 1.54 times the count of a Manned Flights to Space, and the count of a Manned Flights to Space is 0.649 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (flights with at least 80km altitude; US, Russia, the Soviet Union, and China)
It's about one-and-a-half times the number of Beatles Songs
In other words, 480 is 1.55 times the count of Beatles Songs, and the count of Beatles Songs is 0.645 times that amount.
(a.k.a. The Beatles) (1958 thru 1996)
It's about two-thirds the number of Inductees in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
In other words, 480 is 0.641 times the count of Inductees in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and the count of Inductees in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is 1.56 times that amount.
(November, 2015 figures) (including individuals and groups)