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It's about 60 times as big as Hawaii
In other words, 1,717,854.30 square kilometers is 60.677740 times the size of Hawaii, and the size of Hawaii is 0.01648051 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Moku'āina o Hawai'i) (United States)
The "Aloha State," Hawaii measures 28,311.11 sq. km in total area. A total of 137 islands make up the Hawaiian archipelago, with the eight principle islands measuring 16,634.5 sq. km in combined total area.
It's about 65 times as big as Lake Erie
In other words, 1,717,854.30 square kilometers is 66.80 times the size of Lake Erie, and the size of Lake Erie is 0.015 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 25,700 sq. km. It borders the cities of Cleveland, Ohio and Toledo, Ohio.
It's about 85 times as big as Wales
In other words, 1,717,854.30 square kilometers is 82.860 times the size of Wales, and the size of Wales is 0.012069 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Cymru) (total area)
The area of the country of Wales (in the United Kingdom) is 20,732 sq. km. More than 764.7 km, 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 one-eighty-fifth as big as The Land area of Earth
In other words, 1,717,854.30 square kilometers is 0.011534 times the size of The Land area of Earth, and the size of The Land area of Earth is 86.70 times that amount.
The Earth has a land area of 148,940,000 sq. km. Only an estimated one-eighth of this area — or 18,618,000 sq. km — is inhabitable by humans, with uninhabitable terrain such as deserts and high mountains covering the rest.
It's about 90 times as big as Lake Ontario
In other words, 1,717,854.30 square kilometers is 90.60 times the size of Lake Ontario, and the size of Lake Ontario is 0.01104 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 18,960 sq. km. It borders the cities of Toronto, Ontario, Canada and Rochester, New York.
It's about 100 times as big as Brisbane
In other words, 1,717,854.30 square kilometers is 108.440 times the size of Brisbane, and the size of Brisbane is 0.0092217 times that amount.
(Greater Brisbane region) (Australia)
Brisbane, the most populous city in Australia, measures 15,842 sq. km. Winding through the city is the Brisbane River, which is lined by the 870 m Bisbane Riverwalk.
It's about 150 times as big as Sydney
In other words, 1,717,854.30 square kilometers is 138.8980 times the size of Sydney, and the size of Sydney is 0.00719953 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Cadi) (Greater Sydney region) (Australia)
The region of Greater Sydney, the largest city of Oceania, measures 12,367.7 sq. km. 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 132 square kilometers.