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It's about 70 times the number of Moons in our Solar System.
In other words, 10,000 is 68.50 times the count of Moons in our Solar System, and the count of Moons in our Solar System is 0.0146 times that amount.
(2015 figures) (confirmed moons only; dwarf planet satellites not included)
It's about 75 times the number of Union Stations in the United States.
In other words, 10,000 is 74.10 times the count of Union Stations in the United States, and the count of Union Stations in the United States is 0.0135 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Union Terminal; a.k.a. Joint Station; a.k.a. Union Depot) (2016 figures)
Typically shared between multiple railroad companies and stations, there are about 135 "Union Stations" in the United States. Of these, the busiest station is Chicago Union Station, which handles 120,000 passengers each year.
It's about 85 times the number of Elements on the Periodic Table.
In other words, 10,000 is 84.70 times the count of Elements on the Periodic Table, and the count of Elements on the Periodic Table is 0.0118 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Periodic Table of the Elements, a.k.a chemical elements) (confirmed elements as of 2016)
It's about 95 times the number of Wolves in Yellowstone National Park.
In other words, 10,000 is 96.20 times the count of Wolves in Yellowstone National Park, and the count of Wolves in Yellowstone National Park is 0.0104 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Henihco'oo; a.k.a. Héetíhco'oo) (December 2014 figures; Wyoming Park area)
It's about 100 times the number of Keys on a Piano.
In other words, 10,000 is 110 times the count of Keys on a Piano, and the count of Keys on a Piano is 0.0091 times that amount.
(Moden layout; A0 to C7)
Most modern keyboards have 88 keys, comprising seven octaves and an additional major third. A full-size, acoustic piano may have as many as 12,000 separate parts.
It's about 150 times the number of Submarines in the US Navy.
In other words, the count of Submarines in the US Navy is 0.0071 times 10,000.
(a.k.a. Subs) (includes all types, all classes) (2015 figures)
It's about 200 times the number of Countries in Africa.
In other words, 10,000 is 190 times the count of Countries in Africa, and the count of Countries in Africa is 0.0053 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (sovereign states recognized by the UN only)
The continent of Africa includes 54 sovereign countries recognized by the United Nations as of 2016. It is the second-most populous continent in the world, with 1.1 billion inhabitants.