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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)
On a total of 58 albums, the Beatles recorded 309 songs during their performing career (with three of the songs released only on post-breakup Anthology albums after 1970). Of their catalog, a total of thirteen songs were number-one chart hits in both the US and the UK.
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)
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)
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)
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.