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Enter a measurement to see comparisons

The Measure Of Things is a search engine for finding comparative or relative measurements of physical quantities.

Want to know how much, how long, how many, how far, how large, how tall, how high, or how heavy something is? Want to figure what weighs 5; 500; or 5,000 tons? The Measure Of Things can tell you what you need to know.

With the Measure Of Things tool, you can take a physical quantity - like 84 kilograms or 23 cubic meters - and see how it compares to a list of famous or well-known objects. For example, 84 kilograms is the weight of about 17 gallons of paint, while 23 cubic meters is about twice the volume of a cement mixer truck.

You can use the Measure Of Things to research equivalent measures for several types of quantities, including weight, length, speed, time, height, area, volume, and computer data.

Did you know?
The size of American Samoa is 199,000,000 square meters
Here you'll find measurements of hundreds of people and things, including:

The size of Grand Central Station
The length of The First light bulb test (Edison, 1879)
The weight of The Space Shuttle
The weight of a cubic meter of Snow
The amount of a Blu-ray Disc
The amount of a Magnetic Stripe Card
The weight of The Empire State Building
The height of a Human hair, Strand of
The amount of YouTube's video database
The weight of a Car
The length of The Rhine
The size of Moloka'i
The length of The QE2
The height of The Cinderella Castle
The size of Arkansas
The height of The Statue of Liberty
The size of Massachusetts
The weight of a Battery (C)
The size of Rock Island
The speed of Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan)

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