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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
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 55 times as big as Tuvalu.
In other words, the size of Tuvalu is 0.018 times 143,040 hectares.
(a.k.a. Ellice Islands)
Tuvalu is a chain of islands totaling 2,600 hectares in area and located midway between Hawaii and Australia, near Samoa and Fiji. It is the third-least populated nation in the world, with just 11,992 citizens and residents.