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It's about two-and-a-half times as big as Lake Huron
In other words, 14,129,940 hectares is 2.370 times the size of Lake Huron, and the size of Lake Huron is 0.4220 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Lac Huron) (surface area)
The second largest of North America's Great Lakes (by surface area), Lake Huron has a total area of 5,960,000 hectares. It borders the cities of Sarnia, Ontario, Canada, and Bay City, Michigan.
It's about two-and-a-half times as big as Lake Michigan
In other words, 14,129,940 hectares is 2.440 times the size of Lake Michigan, and the size of Lake Michigan is 0.410 times that amount.
(surface area)
The third largest of North America's Great Lakes (by surface area), Lake Michigan has a total area of 5,780,000 hectares. It borders the cities of Chicago, Illinois; Milwaukee, Wisconsin; and Green Bay, Wisconsin
It's about two-fifths as big as Montana
In other words, 14,129,940 hectares is 0.371022260 times the size of Montana, and the size of Montana is 2.69525610 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Treasure State," Montana measures 38,083,807 hectares 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 49,600 hectares.
It's about one-third as big as California
In other words, 14,129,940 hectares is 0.333277210 times the size of California, and the size of California is 3.0005052 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Golden State," California measures 42,396,958 hectares 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 four-and-a-half times as big as Vancouver Island
In other words, 14,129,940 hectares is 4.51650 times the size of Vancouver Island, and the size of Vancouver Island is 0.221410 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Quadra's and Vancouver's Island) (British Columbia, Canada)
Vancouver Island, in the northern Pacific, measures 3,128,500 hectares. The island is home to the Comox Glacier, which reaches 1,960 m in height.
It's about four-and-a-half times as big as Belgium
In other words, 14,129,940 hectares is 4.62850 times the size of Belgium, and the size of Belgium is 0.216050 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 3,052,800 hectares 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 one-fifth as big as Texas
In other words, 14,129,940 hectares is 0.203126950 times the size of Texas, and the size of Texas is 4.92302970 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Lone Star State," Texas measures 69,562,113 hectares in total area. Texas covers so much area that Texarkana — a city in the state's northeastern corner — is about 30 km closer to Chicago, Illinois, than it is to El Paso — in the western corner of Texas.