It's about four-and-a-half times the number of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States.
In other words, 1,300 is 4.71 times the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States, and the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States is 0.212 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 five times the number of Words in the Gettysburg Address.
In other words, 1,300 is 4.78 times the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address, and the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address is 0.209 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 six-and-a-half times the number of Bones in the Human Body.
In other words, 1,300 is 6.31 times the count of Bones in the Human Body, and the count of Bones in the Human Body is 0.158 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-tenth the number of Blue Whales in the World.
In other words, 1,300 is 0.15 times the count of Blue Whales in the World, and the count of Blue Whales in the World is 6.7 times that amount.(Balaenoptera musculus) (2002 estimates)
The worldwide population of blue whales (as of 2002) is estimated to be between 5,000 and 12,000. An estimated 378,200 blue whales were killed during the height of whaling in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centures
It's about one-tenth the number of Written Characters in the Chinese Language.
In other words, 1,300 is 0.139 times the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language, and the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language is 7.194 times that amount.(zhōngwén, 中文) (Hànzì, 汉字/漢字; Shuowen Jiezi count; distinct characters)
According to the Han Dynasty dictionary, Shuowen Jiezi (說文解字), there are 9,353 distinct Han characters used to depict the Chinese language. Fluency in written Chinese requires mastery of 4,000 - 5,000 of these characters.
It's about seven-and-a-half times the number of John Wayne films.
In other words, the count of John Wayne films is 0.137 times 1,300.(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)
Known for his distinctive voice and walk, Oscar-winning Western actor John Wayne appeared in 178 films between 1926 and 1976. He was said to have the lead role in 142 of those films.
It's about nine times the number of Moons in our Solar System.
In other words, 1,300 is 8.9 times the count of Moons in our Solar System, and the count of Moons in our Solar System is 0.112 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