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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 speed of a Greyhound is 20.1 meters per second
Here you'll find measurements of hundreds of people and things, including:

The size of San Marino
The amount of Despicable Me
The height of The Sears Tower
The amount of an iPod
The size of The Isle of Wight
The length of The First Transatlantic Flight (Alcock and Brown, 1919)
The weight of The Tongue of a Blue Whale
The weight of a Rhinoceros
The size of Oklahoma City
The height of The Space Needle
The weight of The Sun
The weight of a Nail
The size of Massachusetts
The size of Iowa
The size of Rhode Island
The size of The Land area of Earth
The height of The Ostankino Tower
The amount of World of Warcraft
The height of a Human hair, Strand of
The weight of a Football (Soccer)

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