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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 amount of The US Census Bureau is 2,700,000,000 megabytes
Here you'll find measurements of hundreds of people and things, including:

The length of a Grain of Sand
The size of Vancouver Island
The size of Lake Michigan
The height of Tugela Falls
The size of The Capitol Rotunda (US)
The length of The First movie
The weight of a Penny
The weight of The Space Shuttle
The height of a Giraffe
The weight of a Tyrannosaurus rex
The size of a Golf Ball (packed)
The size of Ellis Island
The size of a Dime
The size of Spaceship Earth (EPCOT Center)
The length of The Distance from L.A. to New York
The length of The Seventeenth hole of Pebble Beach
The size of Chicago
The size of Kangaroo Island
The size of Russia
The height of Verne Troyer

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