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It's about twenty times the number of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body.
In other words, the count of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body is 0.05 times 6,000.
(Serpentes) (Approximate)
Most snakes have 300 or more vertebrae, sometimes as many as 400. There are over 3,400 distinct species of snakes in the world.
It's about twenty times the number of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States.
In other words, 6,000 is 21.7 times the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States, and the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States is 0.0461 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (includes Major, Minor, and Independent Leagues)
It's about twenty times the number of Words in the Gettysburg Address.
In other words, 6,000 is 22.1 times the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address, and the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address is 0.0452 times that amount.
(Bliss text)
It's about thirty times the number of Bones in the Human Body.
In other words, 6,000 is 29.1 times the count of Bones in the Human Body, and the count of Bones in the Human Body is 0.0344 times that amount.
(adult, excluding sesamoid bones and ossicles)
The adult human body contains 206 bones. A newborn's body contains more bones — 270 — with unfused bone segments in the legs, arms, head, and face.
It's about one-thirtieth the number of Letters in the Longest English Word.
In other words, 6,000 is 0.0316091 times the count of an Letters in the Longest English Word, and the count of an Letters in the Longest English Word is 31.6365 times that amount.
It's about thirty times the number of John Wayne films.
In other words, 6,000 is 33.7 times the count of John Wayne films, and the count of John Wayne films is 0.0297 times that amount.
(a.k.a. "Duke", a.k.a. JW, a.k.a. Marion Mitchell Morrison, a.k.a. Marion Robert Morrison, a.k.a. Duke Morrison) (films starring the actor in any size role)
It's about 40 times the number of Moons in our Solar System.
In other words, 6,000 is 41.1 times the count of Moons in our Solar System, and the count of Moons in our Solar System is 0.0243 times that amount.
(2015 figures) (confirmed moons only; dwarf planet satellites not included)