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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.

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The length of a Pit Stop is 8 seconds
Here you'll find measurements of hundreds of people and things, including:

The weight of a Raindrop
The length of Pius IX's reign
The height of Mount Logan
The weight of a Human Heart
The size of Detroit
The speed of a bolt of Lightning
The size of Philadelphia
The size of a Parking Space
The amount of Facebook's Photo Storage
The size of New Hampshire
The size of Kaua'i
The size of The Capitol Rotunda (US)
The height of The Chicago Water Tower
The length of a Man's Footstep
The size of a Dime
The size of Wisconsin
The weight of a Grizzly Bear
The length of The Distance from Earth to the Moon
The height of Maxwell Montes
The amount of The Letters Delivered by the Postal Service in 2010

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