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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 a Car Gas Tank is 0.0757 cubic meters
Here you'll find measurements of hundreds of people and things, including:

The weight of The Eiffel Tower
The size of Lake Erie
The height of a Bowling Pin
The size of Alaska
The size of Indiana
The size of Chicago
The size of a Baseball (packed)
The size of Prince Edward Island
The height of André the Giant
The weight of a Sesame Seed
The amount of a Magnetic Stripe Card
The height of The Petronas Twin Towers
The length of a King Size Bed
The length of The Football game (American)
The weight of a Paper Clip
The size of San Diego
The size of a Human Stomach
The height of The Empire State Building
The height of Danny DeVito
The size of Montana

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