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How long is 4,000 years?
It's about 20,000 times as long as Columbus' voyage to America
The length of Columbus' voyage to America is about 0.20 years.
(1492) (first voyage)
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It's about 20,000 times as long as The Voyage of the Mayflower
The length of The Voyage of the Mayflower is about 0.180 years.
(1620)
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It's about 30,000 times as long as The First US Continental Congress
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The length of The First US Continental Congress is about 0.140 years.
(1774) (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
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It's about 45,000 times as long as a William Henry Harrison's Presidency
The length of a William Henry Harrison's Presidency is about 0.08629 years.
(a.k.a. William Henry Harrison, a.k.a. "Tippecanoe," a.k.a. "Old Tippecanoe") (1841)
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It's about 95,000 times as long as Boniface VI's reign
The length of Boniface VI's reign is about 0.041 years.
(AD 896)
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It's about 200,000 times as long as The Apollo 11 Mission
The length of The Apollo 11 Mission is about 0.0222804 years.
(1969) (total mission length)
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It's about 300,000 times as long as The Voyage of the Titanic
The length of The Voyage of the Titanic is about 0.01259 years.
(a.k.a. RMS Titanic) (1912) (from Southampton, Hampshire, England to near the Grand Banks of Newfoundland)
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It's about 600,000 times as long as The Great Chicago Fire
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The length of The Great Chicago Fire is about 0.006 years.
(1871) (Chicago, Illinois)
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It's about 1,000,000 times as long as The Battle of Fort Sumter
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The length of The Battle of Fort Sumter is about 0.0038 years.
(1861)
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It's about 2,000,000 times as long as The First Transatlantic Flight (Alcock and Brown, 1919)
The length of The First Transatlantic Flight (Alcock and Brown, 1919) is about 0.00185 years.
(John Alcock and Arthur Whitten Brown) (1919) (first non-stop flight)
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It's about 2,500,000 times as long as The First light bulb test (Edison, 1879)
The length of The First light bulb test (Edison, 1879) is about 0.00165 years.
(Thomas Edison's filament Thread No. 9) (1879) (total time)
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It's about 4,000,000 times as long as The Longest Pro Baseball Game
The length of The Longest Pro Baseball Game is about 0.00096 years.
(1981) (McCoy Stadium, Pawtucket, Rhode Island)
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It's about 5,000,000 times as long as The First Indianapolis 500
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The length of The First Indianapolis 500 is about 0.00076457 years.
(a.k.a. Indy 500, a.k.a. International 500-Mile Sweepstakes Race) (1911) (Indianapolis, Indiana)
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It's about 9,500,000 times as long as Gone with the Wind (film)
The length of Gone with the Wind (film) is about 0.000431 years.
(1939)
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It's about 25,000,000 times as long as a Football match (Soccer game)
The length of a Football match (Soccer game) is about 0.00017 years.
(a.k.a. Association Football, a.k.a. soccer) (per FIFA rules; playing time only)
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