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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 size of Indianapolis is 936,300,000 square meters
Here you'll find measurements of hundreds of people and things, including:

The length of a Nucleus (Cellular)
The size of an IMAX screen
The length of The First light bulb test (Edison, 1879)
The height of Hervé Villechaize
The size of Honolulu
The size of Ohio
The size of Wisconsin
The size of Philadelphia
The height of Danny DeVito
The size of Wyoming
The height of a Golf Tee
The size of Puerto Rico
The height of André the Giant
The weight of a Cat
The length of a Pit Stop
The speed of a Bullet (Handgun)
The size of Oahu
The speed of Michael Johnson
The size of Anaconda
The size of The Goodyear Blimp

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