It's about one-fortieth as big as Lake Huron.
In other words, the size of Lake Huron is 41.70 times 143,040 hectares.(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 one-forty-fifth as big as West Virginia.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.02279348 times the size of West Virginia, and the size of West Virginia is 43.87220 times that amount.(United States)
The "Mountain State," West Virginia measures 6,275,479 hectares in total area. Located entirely within the Appalachian Mountains, West Virginia has an average elevation of 460 m (1,500 ft) above sea level - the highest elevation of any state east of the Mississippi.
It's about one-fifty-fifth as big as Lake Superior.
In other words, the size of Lake Superior is 57.50 times 143,040 hectares.(a.k.a. Lac Supérieur, a.k.a. Gitchigumi, a.k.a. Gitche Gumee) (surface area)
Both the largest of North America's Great Lakes and the largest freshwater lake in the world (by surface area), Lake Superior has a total area of 8,210,000 hectares. It borders the cities of Duluth, Minnesota and Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
It's about one-sixtieth as big as South Carolina.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.01724788 times the size of South Carolina, and the size of South Carolina is 57.978140 times that amount.(United States)
The "Palmetto State," South Carolina measures 8,293,194 hectares in total area. South Carolina's border with Georgia is almost entirely marked by the Savannah River, which stretches for 560 km (350 mi) along South Carolina's southeastern boundary.
It's about one-sixty-fifth as big as Maine.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.01560791 times the size of Maine, and the size of Maine is 64.07008 times that amount.(United States)
The "Pine Tree State," Maine measures 9,164,582 hectares in total area. Machias Seal Island, about 8 hectares of Maine's area, continues to be a source of dispute between the United States and Canada, with each country claiming sovereignty over the small, treeless island.
It's about one-sixty-fifth as big as Indiana.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.01516515 times the size of Indiana, and the size of Indiana is 65.940660 times that amount.(United States)
The "Hoosier State," Indiana measures 9,432,149 hectares in total area. The state is bisected north-south by the Wabash River, one of the longest rivers in the United States at 661 km (411 mi).
It's about one-seventy-fifth as big as Kentucky.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.01366726 times the size of Kentucky, and the size of Kentucky is 73.167560 times that amount.(formally the Commonwealth of Kentucky) (United States)
The "Bluegrass State," Kentucky measures 10,465,890 hectares in total area. The Kentucky Bend, a 4,547 hectares piece of land, is a non-contiguous enclave to the west of Kentucky proper, surrounded by Missouri and Tennessee, and the only such non-contiguous state area in the United States.