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It's about one-three-thousandth as big as Alcatraz.
In other words, 33 square yards is 0.00031 times the size of Alcatraz, and the size of Alcatraz is 3,200 times that amount.
(a.k.a. The Rock) (California)
Alcatraz Island measures 110,000 square yards. It is known a part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, and has historically served as a lighthouse, fort, military prison, and — most famously — a federal prison.
It's about one-four-thousandth as big as Ellis Island.
In other words, 33 square yards is 0.000249 times the size of Ellis Island, and the size of Ellis Island is 4,020 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 133,000 square yards 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 5,000 times as big as a Playing Card.
In other words, the size of a Playing Card is 0.0002 times 33 square yards.
(ISO 216 B8 size)
A single ISO 216 B8-size playing card measures 0.0067 square yards. Although this size is the most common playing card, many casinos use the smaller "bridge size" card — 0.0032 square yards smaller.
It's about one-five-thousandth as big as The Pentagon.
In other words, the size of The Pentagon is 5,000 times 33 square yards.
(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 165,000 square yards. 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 5,000 times as big as a Post-it® Note (3M).
In other words, the size of a Post-it® Note (3M) is 0.0002 times 33 square yards.
(3M) (generically sticky notes, a.k.a. repositionable notes, a.k.a. repositional notes)
A Post-it® Note measures 0.0065 square yards in total area. In September, 1989, Hurricane Hugo swept through Charleston, South Carolina with winds up to 230 kph (140 mph), uprooting eight oak trees in Mr. Bruce Brakefield's yard, but leaving in place a Post-it® note attached to his front door.
It's about one-eight-thousand-five-hundredth as big as Washington National Cathedral.
In other words, the size of Washington National Cathedral is 8,300 times 33 square yards.
(a.k.a. Cathedral Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul) (Washington, DC) (total plot)
Sitting atop the 115 m (377 ft) tall Mount Saint Alban at the corner of Massachusetts and Wisconsin Avenues, Washington National Cathedral sits on a landscaped, 280,000 square yards plot.
It's about one-eight-thousand-five-hundredth as big as The United States Capitol.
In other words, the size of The United States Capitol is 8,300 times 33 square yards.
(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 280,000 square yards 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.