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It's about 350 times the number of Bones in the Human Body.
In other words, the count of Bones in the Human Body is 0.00303 times 68,000.
(adult, excluding sesamoid bones and ossicles)
It's about one-three-hundred-fiftieth the number of Books in the Library of Congress (2013).
In other words, 68,000 is 0.0028823249 times the count of Books in the Library of Congress (2013), and the count of Books in the Library of Congress (2013) is 346.94215 times that amount.
(2013 figures) (total of books only)
It's about 400 times the number of John Wayne films.
In other words, 68,000 is 382 times the count of John Wayne films, and the count of John Wayne films is 0.00262 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 450 times the number of Moons in our Solar System.
In other words, 68,000 is 466 times the count of Moons in our Solar System, and the count of Moons in our Solar System is 0.00215 times that amount.
(2015 figures) (confirmed moons only; dwarf planet satellites not included)
Astronomers and other scientists have confirmed the presence of 146 moons orbiting the major planets of our Solar System. About one third of those moons — 53 — are in orbit around the planet Saturn
It's about 500 times the number of Union Stations in the United States.
In other words, 68,000 is 504 times the count of Union Stations in the United States, and the count of Union Stations in the United States is 0.00198 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Union Terminal; a.k.a. Joint Station; a.k.a. Union Depot) (2016 figures)
It's about one-five-hundred-fiftieth the number of people in The State of California.
In other words, 68,000 is 0.001774 times the count of people in The State of California, and the count of people in The State of California is 563.7 times that amount.
(2014 figures) (Department of Finance estimate)
It's about 600 times the number of Elements on the Periodic Table.
In other words, 68,000 is 576 times the count of Elements on the Periodic Table, and the count of Elements on the Periodic Table is 0.00174 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Periodic Table of the Elements, a.k.a chemical elements) (confirmed elements as of 2016)