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


Equivalents in other units


How big is 2,490,080 hectares?

Sort Order:
Closest first | Highest first | Lowest first

It's about as big as Lake Erie
In other words, the size of Lake Erie is 1.03 times 2,490,080 hectares.
(a.k.a. Lac &ri&) (surface area)
The fourth largest of North America's Great Lakes and the thirteenth largest lake in the world (by surface area), Lake Erie has a total area of 2,570,000 hectares. It borders the cities of Cleveland, Ohio and Toledo, Ohio.
It's about nine-tenths as big as Hawaii
In other words, 2,490,080 hectares is 0.87954160 times the size of Hawaii, and the size of Hawaii is 1.1369560 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Moku'āina o Hawai'i) (United States)
The "Aloha State," Hawaii measures 2,831,111 hectares in total area. A total of 137 islands make up the Hawaiian archipelago, with the eight principle islands measuring 1,663,450 hectares in combined total area.
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as big as Wales
In other words, 2,490,080 hectares is 1.20110 times the size of Wales, and the size of Wales is 0.832570 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Cymru) (total area)
The area of the country of Wales (in the United Kingdom) is 2,073,200 hectares. More than 76,470 hectares, or about 4% of the country's land area, is made up of the fifty-plus islands in the Irish and Celtic Seas off the coast of the Welsh mainland.
It's about four-fifths as big as Belgium
In other words, 2,490,080 hectares is 0.815670 times the size of Belgium, and the size of Belgium is 1.2260 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Kingdom of Belgium, a.k.a. Koninkrijk Belgi&, a.k.a. Royaume de Belgique, a.k.a. K&nigreich Belgien)
Belgium measures 3,052,800 hectares in total area. Contrary to their name, french fries were developed in Belgium (known at the time as the Southern Netherlands) in the late 17th century.
It's about four-fifths as big as Vancouver Island
In other words, 2,490,080 hectares is 0.795930 times the size of Vancouver Island, and the size of Vancouver Island is 1.25640 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Quadra's and Vancouver's Island) (British Columbia, Canada)
Vancouver Island, in the northern Pacific, measures 3,128,500 hectares. The island is home to the Comox Glacier, which reaches 1,960 m in height.
It's about one-and-three-tenths times as big as Lake Ontario
In other words, 2,490,080 hectares is 1.3130 times the size of Lake Ontario, and the size of Lake Ontario is 0.76160 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Lac Ontario) (surface area)
The smallest of North America's Great Lakes (by surface area), Lake Ontario has a total area of 1,896,000 hectares. It borders the cities of Toronto, Ontario, Canada and Rochester, New York.
It's about one-and-three-fifths times as big as Brisbane
In other words, 2,490,080 hectares is 1.57180 times the size of Brisbane, and the size of Brisbane is 0.636210 times that amount.
(Greater Brisbane region) (Australia)
Brisbane, the most populous city in Australia, measures 1,584,200 hectares. Winding through the city is the Brisbane River, which is lined by the 870 m Bisbane Riverwalk.