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It's about one-twenty-fifth as big as a Bowling Ball.
In other words, 0.00028646179 cubic yards is 0.041564140499 times the size of a Bowling Ball, and the size of a Bowling Ball is 24.059200744 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 0.0068920417109 cubic yards. 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-twenty-fifth as big as The Blood in a Human Body.
In other words, the size of The Blood in a Human Body is 30 times 0.00028646179 cubic yards.
(for 70 kg body; average altitude; average)
The volume of blood in the average human body is about 0.007 cubic yards. Persons living at high altitude, however, may have up to an additional 0.003 cubic yards of blood to compensate for the lower oxygen level.
It's about one-thirtieth as big as a Basketball.
In other words, 0.00028646179 cubic yards is 0.03082897968 times the size of a Basketball, and the size of a Basketball is 32.4370125250 times that amount.
(NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
A NBA official ball, manufactured by Spalding, is a Size 7 ball and measures about 0.00929196467 cubic yards. The surface of these balls have 4,118 pebbles with a diameter of 2.5 mm each.
It's about one-fortieth as big as a Bowling Ball (packed).
In other words, 0.00028646179 cubic yards is 0.02660104992 times the size of a Bowling Ball (packed), and the size of a Bowling Ball (packed) is 37.5925011610 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 0.0068920417109 cubic yards. 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-fiftieth as big as a Basketball (packed).
In other words, 0.00028646179 cubic yards is 0.019730546994 times the size of a Basketball (packed), and the size of a Basketball (packed) is 50.6828320730 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 0.00929196467 cubic yards. These balls have 4,118 pebbles each with a diameter of 2.5 mm
It's about one-two-hundred-fiftieth as big as a Beer Keg.
In other words, 0.00028646179 cubic yards is 0.00373 times the size of a Beer Keg, and the size of a Beer Keg is 268 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 0.0768 cubic yards. This type of keg contains the equivalent of 165 0.000464 cubic yards cans of beer.
It's about one-three-hundred-fiftieth as big as a Car Gas Tank.
In other words, 0.00028646179 cubic yards is 0.00289 times the size of a Car Gas Tank, and the size of a Car Gas Tank is 346 times that amount.
(for 2009 Ford Taurus)
A car gas tank (for example, that of a 2009 Ford Taurus) holds 0.099 cubic yards of gas. In contrast, the Curved Dash Oldsmobile — the first mass-produced car — had a fuel capacity of just 0.0262 cubic yards.