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It's about one-and-seven-tenths times as big as San Diego.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 1.7030 times the size of San Diego, and the size of San Diego is 0.58720 times that amount.
(California)
The second-largest city in California and the eleventh-largest in the United States as of 2009, San Diego measures 83,990 hectares in total area. The city is known for its defense manufacturing and biotechnology industries.
It's about half as big as Fort Irwin.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.550 times the size of Fort Irwin, and the size of Fort Irwin is 1.80 times that amount.
(San Bernardino County, California)
Fort Irwin measures 260,000 hectares in total area. It is known as part of the Installation Management Command and as the home of the Army's National Training Center.
It's about one-and-four-fifths times as big as New York City.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 1.8210 times the size of New York City, and the size of New York City is 0.54910 times that amount.
(a.k.a. The Big Apple, a.k.a. NYC, a.k.a. Gotham) (New York)
The largest city in New York and thirteenth-largest in the United States, New York City measures 78,550 hectares in total area. The city is known as a hub for finance, commerce, and international affairs as well as a renowned center of culture.
It's about half as big as Yosemite National Park.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.4725670 times the size of Yosemite National Park, and the size of Yosemite National Park is 2.11610 times that amount.
(Tuolumne, Mariposa, and Madera counties, California, near Mariposa, California) (total land area)
Famous for its granite cliffs and Giant Sequoia groves, Yosemite National Park is 302,687 hectares in total area, of which 20,800 hectares is the well-known Yosemite Valley. The Park is known as the home of Yosemite Falls — the highest waterfall in North America and sixth highest in the world at 739 m (2,420 ft)
It's about two times as big as Moloka'i.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 2.1240 times the size of Moloka'i, and the size of Moloka'i is 0.47080 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Moloka'I) (Hawaii)
The fifth-largest of the Hawaiian Islands, Molokai measures 67,340 hectares in total area. It is known as the historical home of Father Damien de Veuster, who cared for those afflicted with leprosy (a.k.a. Hansen's Disease).
It's about two-fifths as big as Big Bend National Park.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.4411830 times the size of Big Bend National Park, and the size of Big Bend National Park is 2.266630 times that amount.
(Brewster County, Texas, near Alpine, Texas)
Located on the Rio Grande (a.k.a. Rio Bravo) which forms part of the boundary between the United States and Mexico, Big Bend National Park occupies 324,219 hectares. With less than half a million visitors per year, Big Bend is one of the continental United States' least trafficked parks.
It's about two-and-a-half times as big as Chicago.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 2.4320 times the size of Chicago, and the size of Chicago is 0.41120 times that amount.
(a.k.a. The Windy City, a.k.a. Chi-town, a.k.a. Second City, a.k.a. Chicagoland) (Illinois)
The largest city in Illinois and the twenty-third-largest city in the United States as of 2009, Chicago measures 58,820 hectares in total area. The city is known as a major Global Financial Center and as host to O'Hare International, the second busiest airport in the world.