The Number of the Day: 13

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Tokyo Tower is based on the Eiffel Tower, but the designers of the sequel decided to make it 13 meters taller than the original.

Related Fact: Tokyo Tower is also 3000 tons lighter.

[Source: TokyoTower.co.jp. Image credit: Eckhard Pecher. See previous Numbers of the Day here.]

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