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It's about 300 times as big as Belgium
In other words, 8,514,877 square kilometers is 278.920 times the size of Belgium, and the size of Belgium is 0.0035853 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 30,528 sq. km 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 300 times as big as Hawaii
In other words, 8,514,877 square kilometers is 300.7610 times the size of Hawaii, and the size of Hawaii is 0.003324899 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 350 times as big as Lake Erie
In other words, 8,514,877 square kilometers is 331 times the size of Lake Erie, and the size of Lake Erie is 0.00302 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 400 times as big as Wales
In other words, 8,514,877 square kilometers is 410.710 times the size of Wales, and the size of Wales is 0.0024348 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 450 times as big as Lake Ontario
In other words, 8,514,877 square kilometers is 449.10 times the size of Lake Ontario, and the size of Lake Ontario is 0.002227 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 550 times as big as Brisbane
In other words, 8,514,877 square kilometers is 537.490 times the size of Brisbane, and the size of Brisbane is 0.0018605 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 700 times as big as Sydney
In other words, 8,514,877 square kilometers is 688.4770 times the size of Sydney, and the size of Sydney is 0.00145248 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.