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It's about twenty times the number of Seats in Fenway Park.
In other words, 840,000 is 22.6590 times the count of Seats in Fenway Park, and the count of Seats in Fenway Park is 0.044133 times that amount.
(2013 figures; daytime capacity) (a.k.a. The Cathedral of Boston) (Boston, Massachusetts)
Fenway Park, the home of the Boston Red Sox baseball team, can accommodate 37,071 spectators when configured for daytime seating. Fenway Park holds the record for most consecutive sellout games, with a streak of 794 sellouts that ended in 2013. This figure is a dramatic turnaround from the attendance in 1965, which was at times as low as just 500 people.
It's about twenty times the number of McDonald's Locations in the World.
In other words, the count of McDonald's Locations in the World is 0.043 times 840,000.
(2015 figures) (approximate)
Operating in 119 countries, there are currently 36,000 McDonald's locations worldwide. From 1955 thru 1993, many McDonald's locations advertised the number in billions of hamburgers sold on their external signs, but abandoned theses updates after the figure passed 100 billion.
It's about one-thirtieth the number of Books in the Library of Congress (2013).
In other words, 840,000 is 0.03560519 times the count of Books in the Library of Congress (2013), and the count of Books in the Library of Congress (2013) is 28.085793 times that amount.
(2013 figures) (total of books only)
It's about one-forty-fifth the number of people in The State of California.
In other words, 840,000 is 0.02191 times the count of people in The State of California, and the count of people in The State of California is 45.640 times that amount.
(2014 figures) (Department of Finance estimate)
It's about one-seventy-fifth the number of Copies of Michael Jackson's Thriller Sold (2011).
In other words, the count of Copies of Michael Jackson's Thriller Sold (2011) is 77 times 840,000.
(sales figures as of 1990) (1982 release)
Michael Jackson's Thriller, the best-selling album of all time, has sold over 66 million copies since its release. Following its release in 1982, the album — which contains hits like "Thriller," "Beat It," and "Billie Jean" — won eight (8) Grammy Awards in 1984.
It's about 90 times the number of Written Characters in the Chinese Language.
In other words, 840,000 is 89.810 times the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language, and the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language is 0.01113 times that amount.
(zhōngwén, 中文) (Hànzì, 汉字/漢字; Shuowen Jiezi count; distinct characters)
It's about 90 times the number of Benches in Central Park.
In other words, the count of Benches in Central Park is 0.01 times 840,000.
(Manhattan, New York City, New York)