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It's about one-and-two-thirds times the number of Manned Flights to Space.
In other words, the count of a Manned Flights to Space is 0.5990 times 520.
(2016 figures) (flights with at least 80km altitude; US, Russia, the Soviet Union, and China)
Since the flight of the Vostok 1 in April, 1961, there have been a total of 312 manned spaceflights under the American, Russian, Soviet, and Chinese space programs. Furthermore, the space programs of the US, Russia, the Soviet Union, France, Argentina, and Iran have launched a total 32 monkeys (specifically rhesus, cynomolgus, and squirrel monkeys, macaques, chimpanzees) into space.
It's about one-and-two-thirds times the number of Beatles Songs.
In other words, the count of Beatles Songs is 0.5950 times 520.
(a.k.a. The Beatles) (1958 thru 1996)
It's about one-and-nine-tenths times the number of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States.
In other words, 520 is 1.880 times the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States, and the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States is 0.5320 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (includes Major, Minor, and Independent Leagues)
It's about one-and-nine-tenths times the number of Words in the Gettysburg Address.
In other words, 520 is 1.910 times the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address, and the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address is 0.5240 times that amount.
(Bliss text)
It's about two times the number of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body.
In other words, the count of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body is 0.50 times 520.
(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 two-and-a-half times the number of Bones in the Human Body.
In other words, 520 is 2.520 times the count of Bones in the Human Body, and the count of Bones in the Human Body is 0.3970 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-third the number of Golf Courses in Florida.
In other words, 520 is 0.34260 times the count of Golf Courses in Florida, and the count of Golf Courses in Florida is 2.9190 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (public and private)
The US state of Florida includes 1,518 golf courses in its 170,000 sq. km area. The state is also the home of the headquarters of the Professional Golfers' Association (PGA) of America, which boasts a membership of 28,000 professional golfers.