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It's about 1,500 times as big as The United States Capitol
In other words, the size of The United States Capitol is 0.00067 times 137 square miles.
(Washington, DC) (Immediate grounds size)
The grounds of United States Capitol, at the center of Washington DC's quadrants, consists of about seventeen buildings on a 0.089 square miles plot. While the Capitol Building is the central feature, other buildings include the Supreme Court Buildings and the Library of Congress Buildings, as well as several monuments and sculptures.
It's about 2,000 times as big as Grand Central Station
In other words, the size of Grand Central Station is 0.0005 times 137 square miles.
(formally Grand Central Terminal, a.k.a. Grand Central, a.k.a. GCT) (New York City, New York) (total terminal area).
Grand Central station, the largest train station in the world by platform count, measures 0.08 square miles in total area. The large flag which was suspended from the concourse ceiling following the September 11th 2001 terrorist attacks measures about 0.0000300 square miles.
It's about 2,500 times as big as Eden Park
In other words, 137 square miles is 2,370 times the size of Eden Park, and the size of Eden Park is 0.000422 times that amount.
(Auckland, Auckland Province, New Zealand) (total grounds)
The largest stadium in New Zealand, Eden Park in Auckland measures about 0.0579 square miles over its total grounds. It is primarily a rugby and cricket stadium. The Park offers rooftop tours, where fans can walk along the 39-meters-high roof of the stands.
It's about 2,500 times as big as The Citadelle
In other words, the size of The Citadelle is 0.00042 times 137 square miles.
(a.k.a. La Citadelle, a.k.a. Québec Citadelle, a.k.a. The Citadel) (Québec City, Quebec, Canada) (for the fortified enclosure)
The Citadelle of Quebec, containing Canada's oldest military buildings measures about 0.0058 square miles in total area. The fortress sits on a 90-meter cliffside, overlooking the St. Lawrence River.
It's about 2,500 times as big as The Pentagon
In other words, 137 square miles is 2,570 times the size of The Pentagon, and the size of The Pentagon is 0.000389 times that amount.
(a.k.a. United States Department of Defense Headquarters) (Washington, D.C.) (total floor area)
The Pentagon, the world's largest office building, contains a total floor area of 0.0533 square miles. Built during World War II, the designers compensated for the steel rations then in effect by using 310,000 cu. m of concrete in the construction efforts.
It's about 3,000 times as big as Ellis Island
In other words, 137 square miles is 3,200 times the size of Ellis Island, and the size of Ellis Island is 0.000313 times that amount.
(Jersey City, New Jersey and New York City, New York)(now officially part of the Statue of Liberty National Monument)
Ellis Island, home of the Ellis Island Immigration Station, is 0.0429 square miles in total area. Nine-tenths of the island were artificially created after the New York-New Jersey borders had already been defined, leading to a sovereignty dispute which was settled by the US Supreme Court in 1998.
It's about 3,500 times as big as King Shaka International Airport (DUR)
In other words, 137 square miles is 3,440 times the size of King Shaka International Airport (DUR), and the size of King Shaka International Airport (DUR) is 0.000291 times that amount.
(a.k.a. KSIA) (La Mercy, Durban City, eThekwini Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa) (total terminal area)
King Shaka International Airport includes a main passenger terminal, with a total area of 0.0398 square miles. The airport's single, main runway stretches 3,700 m in length. http://www.durban-tourism.com/King-Shaka.html - 21 sq. km land purchase??