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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 length of a Strand of Hair is 0.0000990 meters
Here you'll find measurements of hundreds of people and things, including:

The speed of a Cheetah
The length of Hadrian's Wall
The length of The First light bulb test (Edison, 1879)
The height of Mount Logan
The amount of The Internet
The size of The Mall of America
The size of Halley's Comet
The size of Royal Albert Hall
The height of Verne Troyer
The length of a Twin Size bed
The weight of The Tongue of a Blue Whale
The size of The Goodyear Blimp
The length of an E. coli Bacterium
The weight of The Earth
The weight of a Deck of Cards
The amount of The's Census Records
The size of Trafalgar Square
The size of a Playing Card
The height of Mount Everest
The length of a Mitochondrion

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