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Enter a measurement to see comparisons

The Measure Of Things is a search engine for finding comparative or relative measurements of physical quantities.

Want to know how much, how long, how many, how far, how large, how tall, how high, or how heavy something is? Want to figure what weighs 5; 500; or 5,000 tons? The Measure Of Things can tell you what you need to know.

With the Measure Of Things tool, you can take a physical quantity - like 84 kilograms or 23 cubic meters - and see how it compares to a list of famous or well-known objects. For example, 84 kilograms is the weight of about 17 gallons of paint, while 23 cubic meters is about twice the volume of a cement mixer truck.

You can use the Measure Of Things to research equivalent measures for several types of quantities, including weight, length, speed, time, height, area, volume, and computer data.

Did you know?
The speed of an Iceberg is 0.5 meters per second
Here you'll find measurements of hundreds of people and things, including:

The height of The Singapore Flyer (Ferris wheel)
The size of Oahu
The length of The Distance from Earth to the Moon
The length of The Spanish-American War
The height of The Space Needle
The weight of The Statue of Liberty
The size of a Beer Keg
The size of Nauru
The amount of a Page of Text
The length of a Basketball game
The size of Moloka'i
The length of a Mitochondrion
The weight of a Panda Bear
The length of The Colorado River
The height of St. Paul's Cathedral
The size of a Basketball court
The speed of a Hurricane
The height of a Refrigerator (Side-by-side)
The amount of Mozy
The weight of a Grain of Rice

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