It's about as big as Wisconsin.
It's about as big as Florida.
It's about nine-tenths as big as Missouri.
In other words, 16,963,860 hectares is 0.93965270 times the size of Missouri, and the size of Missouri is 1.064223 times that amount.(United States)
The "Show Me State," Missouri measures 18,053,330 hectares in total area. The Cathedral Room of Marvel Cave in Branson, Missouri measures roughly 534,750 cu. m (18,884,518.03 cu. ft) and was the site Don Piccard's hot air balloon flight which set the record for highest underground altitude.
It's about nine-tenths as big as Oklahoma.
In other words, 16,963,860 hectares is 0.9370460 times the size of Oklahoma, and the size of Oklahoma is 1.067183 times that amount.(United States)
The "Sooner State," Oklahoma measures 18,103,550 hectares in total area. Oklahoma has 89,553.56 km (55,646 mi) of shoreline along its lakes and ponds, including its 200 man-made lakes — the most of any state in the nation — surpassing the combined shoreline of the United States' Atlantic, Arctic, and Gulf Coasts by about 12,000 km (7,400 mi).
It's about nine-tenths as big as North Dakota.
In other words, 16,963,860 hectares is 0.92642190 times the size of North Dakota, and the size of North Dakota is 1.079422 times that amount.(United States)
The "Peace Garden State," North Dakota measures 18,311,160 hectares in total area. North Dakota contains the city of Rugby, said to be the geographic center of North America.
It's about nine-tenths as big as Washington.
In other words, 16,963,860 hectares is 0.91862790 times the size of Washington, and the size of Washington is 1.08858 times that amount.(United States)
The "Evergreen State," Washington measures 18,466,520 hectares in total area. Washington is home to Olympic National Park, a 350,000 hectares area that contains part of the Hoh Rainforest — the largest of only a few temperate rainforests in the United States.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as big as Georgia.
In other words, 16,963,860 hectares is 1.1021970 times the size of Georgia, and the size of Georgia is 0.90727880 times that amount.(United States)
The "Peach State," Georgia measures 15,390,950 hectares in total area. In early 2008 (and on other, prior occasions), several legislators from drought-stricken Georgia alleged that an 1818 surveyor's error had placed the Georgia-Tennessee border 1.71 km (5,600 ft) south of where Congress had intended — an added distance which would allow Georgia access to the Tennessee River.