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It's about one-fifth as big as Juneau.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.1792460 times the size of Juneau, and the size of Juneau is 5.5789250 times that amount.
(a.k.a. the City and Borough of Juneau) (Alaska)
The capital of Alaska and third-largest city in both Alaska and the United States, Juneau measures 798,009.40 hectares in total area. Juneau is a port of call for many cruise ships voyaging off the Alaskan coast during the summer season.
It's about one-fifth as big as Puerto Rico.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.1612630 times the size of Puerto Rico, and the size of Puerto Rico is 6.201050 times that amount.
(formally the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, a.k.a. Estado Libre Asociado de Puerto Rico) (United States)
A self-governing territory of the United States located in the Caribbean Sea, Puerto Rico is an archipelago with 887,000 hectares in total land area. The island is known as a popular tourist destination.
It's about seven times as big as American Samoa.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 7.190 times the size of American Samoa, and the size of American Samoa is 0.1390 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Amerika Sāmoa, a.k.a. Sāmoa Amelika) (United States)
American Samoa, a territory of the United States near the nation of Samoa in the South Pacific, measures 19,900 hectares in total area. It is known as the home of two major tuna canneries — StarKist and Samoa Packing.
It's about one-tenth as big as Hawaii (Island).
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.137110 times the size of Hawaii (Island), and the size of Hawaii (Island) is 7.293410 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Hawaii, a.k.a. The Big Island) (Hawaii)
The largest of the main Hawaiian Islands and the largest island in the United States, Hawaii measures 1,043,250 hectares in total area. It is known for its continuously erupting (for the past two decades, as of 2011) volcano, Kīlauea, and for the black sand beaches formed by the lava flow.
It's about seven-and-a-half times as big as Carlsbad Caverns National Park.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 7.55790 times the size of Carlsbad Caverns National Park, and the size of Carlsbad Caverns National Park is 0.132310 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Carlsbad Caverns National Park) (Eddy County, New Mexico)
The home of the Carlsbad Caverns cave system, the national park of the same name occupies 18,926 hectares. James Larkin White, a 19th-century cowboy, explorer, and eventual park ranger discovered the cave and named many of its caverns when he was just sixteen years old.
It's about eight times as big as Washington, D.C..
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 8.08 times the size of Washington, D.C., and the size of Washington, D.C. is 0.1240 times that amount.
(formally the District of Columbia, a.k.a. Washington, a.k.a. the District, a.k.a. DC) (United State)
The United States' capital and only federal district, Washington, D.C. is a 17,700 hectares area located between the states of Virginia and Maryland. Washington, D.C. is known as the center of each of the three branches of the United States federal government and as home to many of the nation's monuments, museums, and foreign embassies.
It's about one-tenth as big as Sitka.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.11388190 times the size of Sitka, and the size of Sitka is 8.7810270 times that amount.
(a.k.a. the City and Borough of Sitka) (Alaska)
The second-largest city in both Alaska and the United States, Sitka measures 1,256,038 hectares in total area. The city is known as a major west coast seaport.