It's about thirteen times the number of Submarines in the US Navy.
In other words, the count of Submarines in the US Navy is 0.077 times 970.(a.k.a. Subs) (includes all types, all classes) (2015 figures)
It's about eleven times the number of Keys on a Piano.
In other words, the count of Keys on a Piano is 0.091 times 970.(Moden layout; A0 to C7)
It's about nine-and-a-half times the number of Wolves in Yellowstone National Park.
In other words, 970 is 9.330 times the count of Wolves in Yellowstone National Park, and the count of Wolves in Yellowstone National Park is 0.1070 times that amount.(a.k.a. Henihco'oo; a.k.a. Héetíhco'oo) (December 2014 figures; Wyoming Park area)
As of the 2014 population count, there were 104 wolves living in Yellowstone National Park, in twelve packs. All of the wolves now living in the Park are thought to have descended from the 66 wolves (re)introduced into the Park in 1995-96.
It's about eight times the number of Elements on the Periodic Table.
In other words, 970 is 8.220 times the count of Elements on the Periodic Table, and the count of Elements on the Periodic Table is 0.1220 times that amount.(a.k.a. Periodic Table of the Elements, a.k.a chemical elements) (confirmed elements as of 2016)
From element number one, hydrogen, to element one-hundred eighteen, ununoctium, there are 118 confirmed elements on the Periodic Table. Ninety-four of the elements exist in nature, and the remaining twenty-four have only been synthesized in labs (not having occurred naturally in the time since scientists have begun researching them)
It's about seven times the number of Union Stations in the United States.
In other words, 970 is 7.190 times the count of Union Stations in the United States, and the count of Union Stations in the United States is 0.1390 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 six-and-a-half times the number of Moons in our Solar System.
In other words, 970 is 6.640 times the count of Moons in our Solar System, and the count of Moons in our Solar System is 0.1510 times that amount.(2015 figures) (confirmed moons only; dwarf planet satellites not included)
It's about five-and-a-half times the number of John Wayne films.
In other words, 970 is 5.450 times the count of John Wayne films, and the count of John Wayne films is 0.1830 times that amount.(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.