It's about five times as big as Belgium
In other words, 14,574,270 hectares is 4.7741 times the size of Belgium, and the size of Belgium is 0.20946 times that amount.(a.k.a. Kingdom of Belgium, a.k.a. Koninkrijk Belgi&, a.k.a. Royaume de Belgique, a.k.a. K&nigreich Belgien)
Belgium measures 3,052,800 hectares in total area. Contrary to their name, french fries were developed in Belgium (known at the time as the Southern Netherlands) in the late 17th century.
It's about five times as big as Hawaii
In other words, 14,574,270 hectares is 5.147898 times the size of Hawaii, and the size of Hawaii is 0.194254 times that amount.(a.k.a. Moku'āina o Hawai'i) (United States)
The "Aloha State," Hawaii measures 2,831,111 hectares in total area. A total of 137 islands make up the Hawaiian archipelago, with the eight principle islands measuring 1,663,450 hectares in combined total area.
It's about five-and-a-half times as big as Lake Erie
In other words, 14,574,270 hectares is 5.67 times the size of Lake Erie, and the size of Lake Erie is 0.176 times that amount.(a.k.a. Lac &ri&) (surface area)
The fourth largest of North America's Great Lakes and the thirteenth largest lake in the world (by surface area), Lake Erie has a total area of 2,570,000 hectares. It borders the cities of Cleveland, Ohio and Toledo, Ohio.
It's about seven times as big as Wales
In other words, 14,574,270 hectares is 7.030 times the size of Wales, and the size of Wales is 0.14225 times that amount.(a.k.a. Cymru) (total area)
The area of the country of Wales (in the United Kingdom) is 2,073,200 hectares. More than 76,470 hectares, or about 4% of the country's land area, is made up of the fifty-plus islands in the Irish and Celtic Seas off the coast of the Welsh mainland.
It's about seven-and-a-half times as big as Lake Ontario
In other words, 14,574,270 hectares is 7.687 times the size of Lake Ontario, and the size of Lake Ontario is 0.1301 times that amount.(a.k.a. Lac Ontario) (surface area)
The smallest of North America's Great Lakes (by surface area), Lake Ontario has a total area of 1,896,000 hectares. It borders the cities of Toronto, Ontario, Canada and Rochester, New York.
It's about nine times as big as Brisbane
In other words, 14,574,270 hectares is 9.1998 times the size of Brisbane, and the size of Brisbane is 0.1087 times that amount.(Greater Brisbane region) (Australia)
Brisbane, the most populous city in Australia, measures 1,584,200 hectares. Winding through the city is the Brisbane River, which is lined by the 870 m Bisbane Riverwalk.
It's about twelve times as big as Sydney
In other words, 14,574,270 hectares is 11.7841 times the size of Sydney, and the size of Sydney is 0.084860 times that amount.(a.k.a. Cadi) (Greater Sydney region) (Australia)
The region of Greater Sydney, the largest city of Oceania, measures 1,236,770 hectares. The Royal National Park, in Sutherland Shire, located in the southern part of the city, is the second oldest national park in the world and covers 13,200 hectares.