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It's about 30,000 times as big as Federation Square
In other words, 10,010 virgates is 32,000 times the size of Federation Square, and the size of Federation Square is 0.0000310 times that amount.
(Melbourne, Victoria, Australia)
Federation Square, the large public square in the city center of Melbourne, measures 0.310 virgates. The main portion of the square is floored with sandstone blocks from Western Australia.
It's about 40,000 times as big as The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool
In other words, 10,010 virgates is 38,600 times the size of The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool, and the size of The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool is 0.00002590 times that amount.
(Washington, D.C.) (pool surface area)
The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool has a water surface area of 0.2590 virgates. The Pool has a sloping bottom and extends to 80 cm (30 in) in depth at its center.
It's about 75,000 times as big as The Biltmore Estate
In other words, 10,010 virgates is 74,600 times the size of The Biltmore Estate, and the size of The Biltmore Estate is 0.00001340 times that amount.
(Asheville, North Carolina) (house only)
The main house of Biltmore Estate covers 0.1340 virgates 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 85,000 times as big as The Great Banyan Tree
In other words, 10,010 virgates is 84,400 times the size of The Great Banyan Tree, and the size of The Great Banyan Tree is 0.00001180 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 0.1190 virgates. While its exact age is unknown, the tree has been noted in guidebooks for over 200 years.
It's about 100,000 times as big as a City Block (Manhattan)
In other words, the size of a City Block (Manhattan) is 0.00001000 times 10,010 virgates.
(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 0.08 virgates. 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-one-hundred-thousandth as big as The Land area of Earth
In other words, 10,010 virgates is 0.00000815950 times the size of The Land area of Earth, and the size of The Land area of Earth is 122,560 times that amount.
The Earth has a land area of 1,226,800,000 virgates. Only an estimated one-eighth of this area — or 153,350,000 virgates — is inhabitable by humans, with uninhabitable terrain such as deserts and high mountains covering the rest.
It's about 150,000 times as big as Seal Island
In other words, the size of Seal Island is 0.00000670 times 10,010 virgates.
(Western Cape province, South Africa)
Seal Island, named for the tens of thousands of Cape Fur Seals that live there, measures about 0.067 virgates. The large number seals attract great white sharks, who circle the island in a so-called "Ring of Death."