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1m, 10cm, 1cm, 1mm, 10microns, 1 anstrom, 10^15m, 10^35m, 10m,100m,1km,100km,10k km,100M km, 10B km, 10T km, 100K ly, 10B ly, 10^61
 Human Scale = (1.6 x ) 1 meter
 Mouse Scale = 10^1 meter = 10 cm
 Bug Scale = 10^2 meter = 1 cm
 Grainofsand Scale = 10^3 meter = 1 mm
 Cell Scale = 10^5 meter = 10 microns
 Atomic Scale = 10^10 meter = 1 Angstrom
 Nuclear Scale = 10^15 meter
 Planck Scale = (1.6 x ) 10^35 meter (structure of space breaks down ??) House Scale = 10 meter City Block Scale = 100 meter Village Scale = 1000 meter = 1 km Metropolis Scale = 10^5 meter = 100 km Earth Scale = (1.3 x) 10^7 meter = 10K km Earth Orbit Scale = 10^11 meter = 100M km (a bit inside Venus)
 Solar System Scale = 10^13 meter = 10B km (a bit past Pluto)
 Interstellar Scale = 10^16 meter = 10T km = 1 light year
 Galactic Scale = 10^21 meter = 100K ly Intergalactic Scale = 10^23 meter = 10M ly (local group)
 Observable Universe Scale = 10^26 meter = 10B ly Universe in Planck Lengths 10^61



yellowjacket's wings to beat
1/100 sec

AM Radio wave
1 microsecond

Time for light to travel 1 foot
1 nanosecond

Chemical reaction transition time
1 picosecond 10^13

Oscillation time of visible light
10^15

Nuclear reaction transition time
10^18

behaviorally modern humans
50,000 years

anatomically modern humans
200,000 years


mokey like primates
40M years

Land vertebrates
100M years


age of universe
13.7 B years





earth's diameter
13,000 km



highest point on earth
9000m

lowest point on earth
11,000

distance from the sun
150M km

distance from the moon to earth
400,000 km

sun's surface temp
10,000 F

sun's diameter
1.4M kilometers

moon's diameter
3.5 million m


