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It's about thirteen-and-a-half times as big as a Golf Ball (packed).
In other words, 862.86 milliliters is 13.5735265 times the size of a Golf Ball (packed), and the size of a Golf Ball (packed) is 0.0736728219 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (per R&A-USGA Rules of Golf)
Dictated by the Rules of Golf (as approved by the United States Golf Association and the Rules Committee of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of Saint Andrews), a golf ball must have a volume of at least 40.684 milliliters. Golf balls are not required to have the familiar dimpled pattern, but the design has been popular since its invention in 1905 because it reduces drag while increasing lift.
It's about twenty times as big as a Golf Ball.
In other words, 862.86 milliliters is 21.208635 times the size of a Golf Ball, and the size of a Golf Ball is 0.047150606 times that amount.
(per R&A-USGA Rules of Golf)
According to the Rules of Golf (as approved by the United States Golf Association and the Rules Committee of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of Saint Andrews), a golf ball must have a volume of at least 40.684 milliliters. Golf balls are not required to have the familiar dimpled pattern, but the design has been popular since its invention in 1905 because it reduces drag while increasing lift.
It's about 45 times as big as a Marshmallow.
In other words, the size of a Marshmallow is 0.023 times 862.86 milliliters.
A regular marshmallow measures about 400 milliliters. In the 1984 movie Ghostbusters, a monster known as the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man was a fictional mascot of a marshmallow company, brought to life by supernatural forces and made gigantic — measuring 34.3 m tall in this form.
It's about one-seventieth as big as a Beer Keg.
In other words, 862.86 milliliters is 0.0147 times the size of a Beer Keg, and the size of a Beer Keg is 68 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 58,700 milliliters. This type of keg contains the equivalent of 165 355 milliliters cans of beer.
It's about 85 times as big as a Gumball (packed).
In other words, the size of a Gumball (packed) is 0.012 times 862.86 milliliters.
(64% packing density) (commercial-grade vending machine standard size)
The standard size gumball for a commercial grade vending machine has a volume of 9 milliliters. Walter Diemer, an accountant at the Fleer Company in Philadelphia, is the man responsible for bubblegum's traditional pink color, as pink was the only food coloring in the company's factory when he made his first successful batch of gum.
It's about one-ninetieth as big as a Car Gas Tank.
In other words, 862.86 milliliters is 0.0114 times the size of a Car Gas Tank, and the size of a Car Gas Tank is 87.7 times that amount.
(for 2009 Ford Taurus)
A car gas tank (for example, that of a 2009 Ford Taurus) holds 75,700 milliliters of gas. In contrast, the Curved Dash Oldsmobile — the first mass-produced car — had a fuel capacity of just 20,000 milliliters.
It's about 95 times as big as a Gumball.
In other words, the size of a Gumball is 0.01 times 862.86 milliliters.
(commercial-grade vending machine standard size)
The standard size gumball for a commercial grade vending machine has a volume of 9 milliliters. Walter Diemer, an accountant at the Fleer Company in Philadelphia, is the man responsible for bubblegum's traditional pink color, as pink was the only food coloring in the company's factory when he made his first successful batch of gum.