How Much of the Earth Can You See at Once?

My shirt is from this quarter’s CURIOSITY BOX: curiositybox.com
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Thanks to Mitchell for the jack-in-the-box! brainvenomstudio.com/

3Blue1Brown: nocds.info/list/YO_...

3Blue1Brown fractal dimension video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=gB9n2...

Mathologer video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=qhbuK...

Distance to horizon calculator: www.ringbell.co.uk/info/hdist.htm

Earth curvature calculator: earthcurvature.com/

US cross section: www.reddit.com/r/MapPorn/comm...

Scott Kelly ISS earth pic: stationcdrkelly/s...

names of large numbers: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Names_o...

Earth’s surface fractal dimension: www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/...

Improbable research pancake study: www.improbable.com/airchives/p...

State flatness paper: www.disruptivegeo.com/blog/wp-...

Mental floss article on flat states: mentalfloss.com/article/58976/...

Lake Islands: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_is...

XKCD What If? bowling ball Earth: what-if.xkcd.com/46/

West Virginia map: store.usgs.gov/product/109169

Is Earth as smooth as a billiard ball? skeptics.stackexchange.com/qu...

WPA rules: wpapool.com/rule-regulations/

Billiard ball surface scan paper: billiards.colostate.edu/bd_art...

What state people think of as flat: americangeo.org/wp-content/upl...

Roche limit:

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roche_l...
www.quora.com/Why-arent-we-af...
www.quora.com/Does-the-Roche-...

Hey What’s That? www.heywhatsthat.com

Field of view: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Field_o...

Angular diameter: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Angular...

Spherical cap calculator: www.1728.org/sphere.htm

amount of sphere seen from distance calculator: www.neoprogrammics.com/spheres...

seeing Earth as a disc: physics.stackexchange.com/que...

how high to see the curvature of Earth? earthscience.stackexchange.co...

Earth from moon pics: www.flickr.com/photos/project...

Star magnitude calculator: www.mesacc.edu/~kev2077220/fla...

Star distances: www.reddit.com/r/askscience/c...

list of stars with resolved images: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of...

2d figures by me

3d animations by Eric Langlay www.youtube.com/user/ericdrav...

Music from Jake Chudnow: www.youtube.com/user/jakechudnow
and Audio Network: www.audionetwork.com/

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