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How big is 9,984,670 square kilometers?

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It's about one-fifteenth as big as The Land area of Earth
In other words, 9,984,670 square kilometers is 0.067038 times the size of The Land area of Earth, and the size of The Land area of Earth is 14.9170 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 twenty times as big as California
In other words, 9,984,670 square kilometers is 23.550440 times the size of California, and the size of California is 0.042462052 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Golden State," California measures 423,969.58 sq. km in total area. California is home to both the highest point — Mt. Whitney at 4,421 m (14,505 ft) — and lowest point — Death Valley at 85.5 m (282 ft) below sea level — in the continental United States, the two of which are separated by just 123 km (76 mi).
It's about thirty times as big as Montana
In other words, 9,984,670 square kilometers is 26.2176260 times the size of Montana, and the size of Montana is 0.038142279 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Treasure State," Montana measures 380,838.07 sq. km in total area. The northwest corner of Montana is home to Flathead Lake, the largest freshwater lake in the continental United States with a surface area of 496 sq. km.
It's about thirty times as big as The Great Barrier Reef
In other words, 9,984,670 square kilometers is 28.70 times the size of The Great Barrier Reef, and the size of The Great Barrier Reef is 0.0348 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Barrier Reef) (Coral Sea, off Queensland, Australia) (approximate)
The Great Barrier Reef, the largest such reef in the world, covers about 348,000 sq. km. Reefs, such as the Great Barrier, grow in diameter at a rate of 1 to 3 cm per year.
It's about forty times as big as Michigan
In other words, 9,984,670 square kilometers is 39.859980 times the size of Michigan, and the size of Michigan is 0.02508782 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Great Lakes State," Michigan measures 250,493.6 sq. m in total area. According to some studies, there is no point in Michigan that is more than 9.66 km (6 mi) from a lake or 136.79 km (85 mi) from a Great Lake.
It's about 45 times as big as Minnesota
In other words, 9,984,670 square kilometers is 44.342690 times the size of Minnesota, and the size of Minnesota is 0.02255163 times that amount.
(United States)
The "North Star State," Minnesota measures 225,170.6 sq. km in total area. Due to an error in the map used while writing the Treaty of Paris, a 1,544.5 sq. km (596.3 sq. mi) segment of Minnesota called the "Northwest Angle" lies north of the 49th parallel, which marks the border between the contiguous United States and Canada across the western remainder of the two countries.
It's about 45 times as big as Kansas
In other words, 9,984,670 square kilometers is 46.85530 times the size of Kansas, and the size of Kansas is 0.0213423 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Sunflower State," Kansas measures 213,096.0 sq. km in total area. The point said to be the geographic center of the continental United States is located near Lebanon, Kansas.