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How big is 1,717,854.30 square kilometers?

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It's about 15,000,000 times as big as Ellis Island
In other words, 1,717,854.30 square kilometers is 15,500,000 times the size of Ellis Island, and the size of Ellis Island is 0.00000006450 times that amount.
(Jersey City, New Jersey and New York City, New York)(now officially part of the Statue of Liberty National Monument)
Ellis Island, home of the Ellis Island Immigration Station, is 0.111 sq. km in total area. Nine-tenths of the island were artificially created after the New York-New Jersey borders had already been defined, leading to a sovereignty dispute which was settled by the US Supreme Court in 1998.
It's about 15,000,000 times as big as King Shaka International Airport (DUR)
In other words, 1,717,854.30 square kilometers is 16,700,000 times the size of King Shaka International Airport (DUR), and the size of King Shaka International Airport (DUR) is 0.00000005990 times that amount.
(a.k.a. KSIA) (La Mercy, Durban City, eThekwini Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa) (total terminal area)
King Shaka International Airport includes a main passenger terminal, with a total area of 0.1030 square kilometers. The airport's single, main runway stretches 3,700 m in length. http://www.durban-tourism.com/King-Shaka.html - 21 sq. km land purchase??
It's about 20,000,000 times as big as Alcatraz
In other words, 1,717,854.30 square kilometers is 19,000,000 times the size of Alcatraz, and the size of Alcatraz is 0.0000000530 times that amount.
(a.k.a. The Rock) (California)
Alcatraz Island measures 0.089 sq. km. It is known a part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, and has historically served as a lighthouse, fort, military prison, and — most famously — a federal prison.
It's about 20,000,000 times as big as Buckingham Palace
In other words, 1,717,854.30 square kilometers is 22,000,000 times the size of Buckingham Palace, and the size of Buckingham Palace is 0.0000000450 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Buckingham House) (Westminster, London, England)
Buckingham Palace, the official residence of the British monarch, contains about 0.077 square kilometers of total floor space. The palace was first inhabited by Queen Victoria in 1831, although after the death of her husband in 1861, the Queen endeavored to spend as little time there as public opinion would allow.
It's about 25,000,000 times as big as Croke Park
In other words, the size of Croke Park is 0.0000000380 times 1,717,854.30 square kilometers.
(a.k.a. Páirc an Chrócaigh) (Dublin, Leinster, Ireland) (stadium area)
Croke Park, the Gaelic games stadium of Dublin, hosts hurling and Gaelic football matches in a 0.065 square kilometers stadium. The Park offers rooftop tours, where fans can walk along the 44-meters-high walkway.
It's about 30,000,000 times as big as Windsor Castle
In other words, 1,717,854.30 square kilometers is 32,000,000 times the size of Windsor Castle, and the size of Windsor Castle is 0.0000000310 times that amount.
(Windsor, England) (total site area)
One of the official residences of the British monarch, Windsor Castle measures about 0.053 square kilometers. It is the largest inhabited castle in the world and is also the oldest in continuous use, having been occupied since it was built by William the Conqueror about 900 years ago.
It's about 35,000,000 times as big as Rogers Centre
In other words, 1,717,854.30 square kilometers is 33,400,000 times the size of Rogers Centre, and the size of Rogers Centre is 0.00000002990 times that amount.
(f.k.a. Skydome) (Toronto, Ontario, Canada) (entire complex)
Rogers Centre, a major sports stadium in downtown Toronto, measures a total of 0.0514 square kilometers over the entire complex. The video board of Rogers Centre has a total area of 0.00034 square kilometers.