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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 Moloka'i is 673,400,000 square meters
Here you'll find measurements of hundreds of people and things, including:

The size of American Samoa
The length of a London bus
The weight of a Battery (AAA)
The speed of a Lamborghini Gallardo
The size of The Biltmore Estate
The amount of Facebook's Photo Storage
The weight of a Billiard Ball
The size of Wales
The size of Guam
The size of a Football field
The length of The Apollo 11 Mission
The size of a Marshmallow
The size of New Mexico
The size of Nevada
The height of The Hollywood Sign
The size of The Kennedy Center
The amount of an HDTV Television Show (30 Minutes)
The weight of a Football (American)
The size of a Bowling Ball
The weight of a Puck (Hockey)

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