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How big is 70,699.780 square miles?

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It's about one-and-one-tenth times as big as Florida
In other words, 70,699.780 square miles is 1.075207 times the size of Florida, and the size of Florida is 0.93005350 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Sunshine State," Florida measures 65,754.590 square miles in total area. Florida has 1,067 km (663 mi) of oceanfront beaches and 1,926.38 km (1,197 mi) of coastline total.
It's about nine-tenths as big as Kansas
In other words, 70,699.780 square miles is 0.8592920 times the size of Kansas, and the size of Kansas is 1.163750 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Sunflower State," Kansas measures 82,276.80 square miles in total area. The point said to be the geographic center of the continental United States is located near Lebanon, Kansas.
It's about four-fifths as big as Minnesota
In other words, 70,699.780 square miles is 0.81321270 times the size of Minnesota, and the size of Minnesota is 1.2296910 times that amount.
(United States)
The "North Star State," Minnesota measures 86,938.850 square miles in total area. Due to an error in the map used while writing the Treaty of Paris, a 596.33480 square miles segment of Minnesota called the "Northwest Angle" lies north of the 49th parallel, which marks the border between the contiguous United States and Canada across the western remainder of the two countries.
It's about one-and-three-tenths times as big as New York
In other words, 70,699.780 square miles is 1.2959120 times the size of New York, and the size of New York is 0.77165730 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Empire State," New York measures 54,556 square miles in total area. Adirondack Park, a 9,536.7230 square miles area in the northeast region of the state, is the largest state-protected area in the contiguous United States.
It's about three-fourths as big as Michigan
In other words, 70,699.780 square miles is 0.73100310 times the size of Michigan, and the size of Michigan is 1.3679830 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Great Lakes State," Michigan measures 96,716.120 square miles in total area. According to some studies, there is no point in Michigan that is more than 9.66 km (6 mi) from a lake or 136.79 km (85 mi) from a Great Lake.
It's about half as big as Montana
In other words, 70,699.780 square miles is 0.48081220 times the size of Montana, and the size of Montana is 2.0798141 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Treasure State," Montana measures 147,042.40 square miles in total area. The northwest corner of Montana is home to Flathead Lake, the largest freshwater lake in the continental United States with a surface area of 191.506670 square miles.
It's about two times as big as The Island of Ireland
In other words, 70,699.780 square miles is 2.1690 times the size of The Island of Ireland, and the size of The Island of Ireland is 0.461040 times that amount.
(a.k.a. √Čire, a.k.a. Airlann)
The island of Ireland - split between the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland - covers 32,595 square miles. The island has been populated for over 9,000 years.