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It's about 750 times as big as Eden Gardens Cricket Grounds
In other words, 179 square miles is 763.7340 times the size of Eden Gardens Cricket Grounds, and the size of Eden Gardens Cricket Grounds is 0.00130936 times that amount.
(Kolkata, West Bengal, India) (stadium size)
"The home of Indian cricket," Eden Gardens in Kolkata is one of the oldest and largest cricket grounds in India and covers 0.2343750 square miles. It was at Eden Gardens that South Africa returned to cricket play in 1991, after a twenty-year suspension.
It's about 800 times as big as Rizal Park
In other words, the size of Rizal Park is 0.0013 times 179 square miles.
(a.k.a. Liwasang Rizal, a.k.a. Parque Rizal, a.k.a. Luneta Park, a.k.a. Luneta) (Ermita, Manila, Philippines)
Rizal Park covers 0.220 square miles on the edge of Manila Bay. The Park is an important site in Filipino history and is the traditional location for Independence Day celebrations and Presidential inaugurations.
It's about one-eight-hundredth as big as Montana
In other words, 179 square miles is 0.0012173359 times the size of Montana, and the size of Montana is 821.465960 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Treasure State," Montana measures 147,042.40 square miles in total area. The northwest corner of Montana is home to Flathead Lake, the largest freshwater lake in the continental United States with a surface area of 191.506670 square miles.
It's about one-nine-hundredth as big as California
In other words, 179 square miles is 0.0010934932 times the size of California, and the size of California is 914.500430 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Golden State," California measures 163,695.570 square miles in total area. California is home to both the highest point — Mt. Whitney at 4,421 m (14,505 ft) — and lowest point — Death Valley at 85.5 m (282 ft) below sea level — in the continental United States, the two of which are separated by just 123 km (76 mi).
It's about 1,000 times as big as Vatican City
In other words, 179 square miles is 1,100 times the size of Vatican City, and the size of Vatican City is 0.00091 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Holy See, a.k.a. State of the Vatican City, a.k.a. Stato della Città del Vaticano)
The world's smallest nation in both area and population, Vatican City is a walled enclave within Rome, Italy measuring 0.170 square miles in total area. Vatican City has been home to the Papacy since its incorporation in 1929 and the territory has been the home of Popes since 1377.
It's about 1,000 times as big as The Mall of America
In other words, 179 square miles is 1,200 times the size of The Mall of America, and the size of The Mall of America is 0.00083 times that amount.
(a.k.a. MOA, a.k.a. MoA, a.k.a. Megamall) (Bloomington, Minnesota) (total area)
The Mall of America contains over 520 stores and 6.92 km (4.3 miles) of total store frontage in an area totaling 0.150 square miles. At the middle of the mall is a 0.011 square miles amusement park featuring 27 rides.
It's about one-one-thousand-five-hundredth as big as Texas
In other words, 179 square miles is 0.00066646606 times the size of Texas, and the size of Texas is 1,500.45150 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Lone Star State," Texas measures 268,580.820 square miles in total area. Texas covers so much area that Texarkana — a city in the state's northeastern corner — is about 30 km closer to Chicago, Illinois, than it is to El Paso — in the western corner of Texas.