It's about one-twentieth as big as Hawaii
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.05052433 times the size of Hawaii, and the size of Hawaii is 19.792440 times that amount.(a.k.a. Moku'āina o Hawai'i) (United States)
The "Aloha State," Hawaii measures 2,831,111 hectares in total area. A total of 137 islands make up the Hawaiian archipelago, with the eight principle islands measuring 1,663,450 hectares in combined total area.
It's about one-twentieth as big as Belgium
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.046855 times the size of Belgium, and the size of Belgium is 21.3420 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-twentieth as big as Vancouver Island
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.045722 times the size of Vancouver Island, and the size of Vancouver Island is 21.8710 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 twenty times as big as San Marino
In other words, the size of San Marino is 0.043 times 143,040 hectares.(a.k.a. The Most Serene Republic of San Marino, a.k.a. Serenissima Repubblica di San Marino)
an Marino is an enclave country located within the Apennine Mountains in Italy, with a total area of 6,100 hectares. Established in 301 CE, San Marino is the oldest sovereign state in the world.
It's about thirty times as big as The Pitcairn Islands
In other words, the size of The Pitcairn Islands is 0.033 times 143,040 hectares.(a.k.a. Pitcairn, Henderson, Ducie and Oeno Islands, a.k.a. Pitkern Ailen) (British overseas territory) (total land area)
The Pitcairn Islands are a group of four islands which have a combined area of 4,700 hectares. A British overseas territory since 1838, the island is populated by the descendents of mutineers and others who traveled on the British Royal Naval Ship, HMS Bounty during her 1789-1790 voyage.
It's about forty times as big as Rock Island
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 36.4680 times the size of Rock Island, and the size of Rock Island is 0.027421 times that amount.(a.k.a. Arsenal Island, a.k.a. Rock Island Arsenal) (Illinois, on the Iowa border) (land area only)
Rock Island measures 3,922 hectares in total area. It is known as the largest government-owned weapons manufacturing arsenal in the United States and the US Army's only active foundry, as well as a former Union prison camp during the American Civil War.
It's about one-fortieth as big as Lake Michigan
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.0247 times the size of Lake Michigan, and the size of Lake Michigan is 40.50 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