Bluebulb Projects presents:
The Measure of Things Logo
Enter a measurement to see comparisons


Equivalents in other units


How big is 0.045571443798 barrels?

Sort Order:
Closest first | Highest first | Lowest first

It's about as big as a Bowling Ball.
(USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling ball should measure at least 10.795 cm (4.25 in) in radius for a total volume of about 0.045571443798 barrels. Because regulation balls measure the same diameter irrespective of their weight, ball density varies by size and balls weighing less than about 5 kg (11 lbs) will float in water.
It's about as big as The Blood in a Human Body.
(for 70 kg body; average altitude; average)
The volume of blood in the average human body is about 0.04 barrels. Persons living at high altitude, however, may have up to an additional 0.02 barrels of blood to compensate for the lower oxygen level.
It's about three-fourths as big as a Basketball.
In other words, 0.045571443798 barrels is 0.741720610830 times the size of a Basketball, and the size of a Basketball is 1.3482165460 times that amount.
(NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
A NBA official ball, manufactured by Spalding, is a Size 7 ball and measures about 0.061440174551 barrels. The surface of these balls have 4,118 pebbles with a diameter of 2.5 mm each.
It's about two-thirds as big as a Bowling Ball (packed).
In other words, the size of a Bowling Ball (packed) is 1.56250 times 0.045571443798 barrels.
(64% packing density) (USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling ball should measure at least 10.795 cm (4.25 in) in radius for a total volume of about 0.045571443798 barrels. Because regulation balls measure the same diameter irrespective of their weight, ball density varies by size and balls weighing less than about 5 kg (11 lbs) will float in water.
It's about half as big as a Basketball (packed).
In other words, 0.045571443798 barrels is 0.474701190920 times the size of a Basketball (packed), and the size of a Basketball (packed) is 2.10658835310 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
A NBA official ball, manufactured by Spalding, is a Size 7 ball measures about 0.061440174551 barrels. These balls have 4,118 pebbles each with a diameter of 2.5 mm
It's about three times as big as a Human Stomach.
In other words, the size of a Human Stomach is 0.30 times 0.045571443798 barrels.
(human; adult)
An average adult human stomach has a volume of about 0.02 barrels. A newborn baby has a stomach capacity of just 0.0003 barrels.
It's about three times as big as an Ostrich Egg.
In other words, 0.045571443798 barrels is 3.2290 times the size of an Ostrich Egg, and the size of an Ostrich Egg is 0.30970 times that amount.
(Struthio camelus) (for common ostrich; average)
The largest egg produced by living birds, ostrich eggs measure about 0.01384 barrels in volume. The eggs take about nine weeks to hatch, with males and females taking turns incubating them.