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How big is 0.210 cubic yards?

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It's about as big as a Bathtub.
(a.k.a. bath, a.k.a. tub) (for Bootz Industries Aloha 5 ft. Left Hand Drain Soaking Tub)
The capacity of a typical bathtub is 0.210 cubic yards. Historically, bathtubs have been made of various materials including marble, terracotta, silver, gold, and iron but the size and shape of the tubs has changed little in their 7,000 year history.
It's about two times as big as a Car Gas Tank.
In other words, 0.210 cubic yards is 2.120 times the size of a Car Gas Tank, and the size of a Car Gas Tank is 0.4720 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.
It's about two-and-a-half times as big as a Beer Keg.
In other words, 0.210 cubic yards is 2.740 times the size of a Beer Keg, and the size of a Beer Keg is 0.3650 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-fifth as big as a Hot Tub.
In other words, 0.210 cubic yards is 0.2230 times the size of a Hot Tub, and the size of a Hot Tub is 4.480 times that amount.
(for Lifesmart Rock Solid Simplicity Plug and Play 4 Person Spa With 12 Jets) (a.k.a. Spa, a.k.a. Jacuzzi, a.k.a. Whirlpool) (Advertised Capacity)
An average, four-person hot tub holds 0.940 cubic yards of water. Modern hot tubs became popular outside of Japan starting in about 1940.
It's about fourteen-and-a-half times as big as a Basketball (packed).
In other words, 0.210 cubic yards is 14.4641100960 times the size of a Basketball (packed), and the size of a Basketball (packed) is 0.069136641892 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 nineteen-and-a-half times as big as a Bowling Ball (packed).
In other words, 0.210 cubic yards is 19.5007525540 times the size of a Bowling Ball (packed), and the size of a Bowling Ball (packed) is 0.051280072255 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 twenty times as big as a Basketball.
In other words, 0.210 cubic yards is 22.6001720260 times the size of a Basketball, and the size of a Basketball is 0.044247450809 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.