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It's about one-one-thousandth as big as The White House.
In other words, 5 square meters is 0.00081 times the size of The White House, and the size of The White House is 1,200 times that amount.
(Washington, DC) (including wings)
Housing the presidency, the White House occupies six stories and a total of 6,200 sq. m of floor space. This space includes 132 rooms, 35 bathrooms, 28 fireplaces, and 3 elevators, as well as a tennis court, bowling alley, movie theater, jogging track, swimming pool, and putting green.
It's about one-two-thousandth as big as a City Block (Manhattan).
In other words, the size of a City Block (Manhattan) is 2,000 times 5 square meters.
(per Bridges, William - 1811 Commissioner's Plan for New York City) (approximate)
A Manhattan city block measures about 200 m between the Northeast-Southwest streets by about 60 m between the Northwest-Southeast streets for a total area of about 10,000 sq. m. There are roughly 2,000 blocks within the city, representing one of the most prolific applications of the city planning grid plan in history.
It's about one-three-thousandth as big as The Great Banyan Tree.
In other words, 5 square meters is 0.000347 times the size of The Great Banyan Tree, and the size of The Great Banyan Tree is 2,880 times that amount.
(a.k.a. The Great Banyan, a.k.a. Ficus benghalensis) (Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden, Howrah, West Bengal, India)
The Great Banyan Tree is a single tree in the Indian Botanic Garden in West Bengal with aerial roots covering a total area of about 14,400 sq. m. While its exact age is unknown, the tree has been noted in guidebooks for over 200 years.
It's about one-three-thousand-five-hundredth as big as The Biltmore Estate.
In other words, 5 square meters is 0.000307 times the size of The Biltmore Estate, and the size of The Biltmore Estate is 3,260 times that amount.
(Asheville, North Carolina) (house only)
The main house of Biltmore Estate covers 16,300 sq. m and contains 250 rooms. The fifty-six auxiliary buildings of the estate are interconnected through the nearly 71 km of roads on the Biltmore grounds.
It's about one-three-thousand-five-hundredth as big as The Kennedy Center.
In other words, the size of The Kennedy Center is 3,400 times 5 square meters.
(a.k.a. John F. Kennedy Memorial Center for the Performing Arts) (Washington, DC)
Hosting over 2,000 performances and nearly two million audience members annually — including events and guests for presidential inaugurations and galas — the Kennedy Center is approximately 17,000 sq. meters in total area.
It's about one-six-thousand-five-hundredth as big as The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool.
In other words, 5 square meters is 0.000159 times the size of The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool, and the size of The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool is 6,290 times that amount.
(Washington, D.C.) (pool surface area)
The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool has a water surface area of 31,500 sq. m. The Pool has a sloping bottom and extends to 80 cm (30 in) in depth at its center.
It's about 6,500 times as big as a Secure Digital (SD) card.
In other words, the size of a Secure Digital (SD) card is 0.00015 times 5 square meters.
A Secure Digital (SD) card measures 3.2 cm by 2.4 cm for a total area of 0.00077 square meters. SDXC Cards, the latest standard for the technology, will allow the cards to hold up to 2 terabytes of data.