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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 height of Kenny Baker is 1.10 meters
Here you'll find measurements of hundreds of people and things, including:

The size of a Gumball
The size of Lake Michigan
The size of Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD)
The size of Rizal Park
The size of The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool
The height of Napoleon
The amount of The IRS Compliance Database
The height of The Petronas Twin Towers
The speed of The TGV (train)
The height of Angel Falls
The size of Calgary
The size of The Principality Stadium
The size of a Basketball court
The size of Buckingham Palace
The length of The Revolutionary War (American)
The amount of Despicable Me
The speed of Michael Johnson
The length of The Seventeenth hole of Pebble Beach
The height of Hervé Villechaize
The length of The First spaceflight (Sputnik)

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