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It's about 90 times the number of Manned Flights to Space.
In other words, 28,000 is 89.70 times the count of a Manned Flights to Space, and the count of a Manned Flights to Space is 0.0111 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (flights with at least 80km altitude; US, Russia, the Soviet Union, and China)
It's about 90 times the number of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body.
In other words, the count of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body is 0.01 times 28,000.
(Serpentes) (Approximate)
It's about 90 times the number of Beatles Songs.
In other words, 28,000 is 90.60 times the count of Beatles Songs, and the count of Beatles Songs is 0.011 times that amount.
(a.k.a. The Beatles) (1958 thru 1996)
It's about 100 times the number of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States.
In other words, 28,000 is 101 times the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States, and the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States is 0.0099 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (includes Major, Minor, and Independent Leagues)
Nicknamed "America's pastime," there are 276 professional baseball teams in the United States (across all levels of play). Major League Baseball — the league with the highest level of professional play — drew more than 74 million spectators at gmes in 2013.
It's about 100 times the number of Words in the Gettysburg Address.
In other words, 28,000 is 103 times the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address, and the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address is 0.00971 times that amount.
(Bliss text)
Lincoln's Gettysburg Address, delivered November 19, 1863, at the postwar dedication of the Soldiers' National Cemetery in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, lasted just over two minutes and contained an estimated (the exact wording of the original speech is disputed) 272 words. Lincoln wrote five (5) drafts of the speech, which are known today by the last names of the original recipients.
It's about one-one-hundredth the number of ATMs in the World.
In other words, the count of ATMs in the World is 100 times 28,000.
(2015 figures) (approximate)
There are approximately 3 million ATMs in the world, including sites in Antarctica, cruise ships, US Navy ships, and Tibet. ATM's typically hold between $20,000 and $100,000, depending on the size of the crowds where they're located.
It's about 150 times the number of Bones in the Human Body.
In other words, 28,000 is 136 times the count of Bones in the Human Body, and the count of Bones in the Human Body is 0.00735 times that amount.
(adult, excluding sesamoid bones and ossicles)