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Enter a measurement to see comparisons

The Measure Of Things is a search engine for finding comparative or relative measurements of physical quantities.

Want to know how much, how long, how many, how far, how large, how tall, how high, or how heavy something is? Want to figure what weighs 5; 500; or 5,000 tons? The Measure Of Things can tell you what you need to know.

With the Measure Of Things tool, you can take a physical quantity - like 84 kilograms or 23 cubic meters - and see how it compares to a list of famous or well-known objects. For example, 84 kilograms is the weight of about 17 gallons of paint, while 23 cubic meters is about twice the volume of a cement mixer truck.

You can use the Measure Of Things to research equivalent measures for several types of quantities, including weight, length, speed, time, height, area, volume, and computer data.

Did you know?
The size of Oahu is 1,545,300,000 square meters
Here you'll find measurements of hundreds of people and things, including:

The size of a Post-it® Note (3M)
The length of The Danube
The size of Prince Edward Island
The size of a Golf Ball
The weight of a Bowling Ball
The amount of an iPod
The size of Fort Irwin
The length of The National Mall
The height of a Bowling Pin
The size of an IMAX screen
The length of Hadrian's Wall
The length of The Distance from Earth to the Moon
The size of a Bowling Ball (packed)
The length of The First Transatlantic Flight (Alcock and Brown, 1919)
The size of Earth's Oceans
The length of a Football (Soccer) Pitch
The size of an Ostrich Egg
The length of King Tut's reign
The length of The Spanish-American War
The size of a Golf Ball (packed)

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