Bluebulb Projects presents:
The Measure of Things Logo
Enter a measurement to see comparisons


Equivalents in other units


How big is 989.9 centiliters?

Sort Order:
Closest first | Highest first | Lowest first

It's about nine-tenths as big as a Basketball (packed).
In other words, 989.9 centiliters is 0.89177459553 times the size of a Basketball (packed), and the size of a Basketball (packed) is 1.1213595958 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
A NBA official ball, manufactured by Spalding, is a Size 7 ball measures about 710.42167287 centiliters. These balls have 4,118 pebbles each with a diameter of 2.5 mm
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as big as a Bowling Ball (packed).
In other words, 989.9 centiliters is 1.202305265 times the size of a Bowling Ball (packed), and the size of a Bowling Ball (packed) is 0.83173552434 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling ball should measure at least 10.795 cm (4.25 in) in radius for a total volume of about 526.93439715 centiliters. Because regulation balls measure the same diameter irrespective of their weight, ball density varies by size and balls weighing less than about 5 kg (11 lbs) will float in water.
It's about one-and-two-fifths times as big as a Basketball.
In other words, 989.9 centiliters is 1.3933978056 times the size of a Basketball, and the size of a Basketball is 0.71767014128 times that amount.
(NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
A NBA official ball, manufactured by Spalding, is a Size 7 ball and measures about 710.42167287 centiliters. The surface of these balls have 4,118 pebbles with a diameter of 2.5 mm each.
It's about one-and-nine-tenths times as big as a Bowling Ball.
In other words, 989.9 centiliters is 1.8786019766 times the size of a Bowling Ball, and the size of a Bowling Ball is 0.53231073557 times that amount.
(USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling ball should measure at least 10.795 cm (4.25 in) in radius for a total volume of about 526.93439715 centiliters. Because regulation balls measure the same diameter irrespective of their weight, ball density varies by size and balls weighing less than about 5 kg (11 lbs) will float in water.
It's about two times as big as The Blood in a Human Body.
In other words, the size of The Blood in a Human Body is 0.5 times 989.9 centiliters.
(for 70 kg body; average altitude; average)
The volume of blood in the average human body is about 500 centiliters. Persons living at high altitude, however, may have up to an additional 200 centiliters of blood to compensate for the lower oxygen level.
It's about five times as big as a Human Stomach.
In other words, the size of a Human Stomach is 0.2 times 989.9 centiliters.
(human; adult)
An average adult human stomach has a volume of about 200 centiliters. A newborn baby has a stomach capacity of just 3 centiliters.
It's about one-fifth as big as a Beer Keg.
In other words, 989.9 centiliters is 0.169 times the size of a Beer Keg, and the size of a Beer Keg is 5.92 times that amount.
(Half barrel; maximum capacity)
The most common keg size sold by US beer sellers is a half-barrel type with a volume of 5,870 centiliters. This type of keg contains the equivalent of 165 35.5 centiliters cans of beer.