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How long is 500 shaftments?

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It's about 40,000,000 times as long as a Bacterium
In other words, 500 shaftments is 38,000,000 times the length of a Bacterium, and the length of a Bacterium is 0.000000026 times that amount.
(Escherichia coli) (rod-shaped configuration)
An rod-shaped E. coli bacterium measures about 0.0000130 shaftments in length. A staple of biology labs, E. coli can reproduce in as little as twenty minutes.
It's about 40,000,000 times as long as a Mitochondrion
In other words, 500 shaftments is 40,500,000 times the length of a Mitochondrion, and the length of a Mitochondrion is 0.0000000247 times that amount.
(Eukaryotic; average)
A mitochondrion measures between 0.75 and 3 micrometers (µm). The mitochondrion is commonly referred to as the powerhouse of the cell, responsible for the generation of ATP. The size, shape, and distribution of mitochondria varies widely, with human liver cells each having 1,000 to 2,000 mitochondria.
It's about 50,000,000,000 times as wide as a Glucose Molecule
In other words, 500 shaftments is 51,000,000,000 times the width of a Glucose Molecule, and the width of a Glucose Molecule is 0.000000000020 times that amount.
(C6H12O6, a.k.a. grape sugar) (open chain form)
Am individual glucose molecule measures 0.00000000980 shaftments in its open-chain form. Glucose is the most common fuel source of energy in human biology, with 3.75 kilocalories of energy per gram.