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It's about one-and-one-tenth times as big as Cape Town
In other words, the size of Cape Town is 0.90910 times 270,600 hectares.
(a.k.a. Kaapstad, a.k.a. iKapa, a.k.a. The Mother City) (Western Cape, South Africa) (for Cape Town metro area)
Cape Town, South Africa's legislative capital, measures 246,100 hectares in total metro area. The core of Cape Town lies at the base of Table Mountain (a.k.a. Huriǂoaxa, a.k.a. Tafelberg), a 1,084.6 m peak.
It's about nine-tenths as big as Yosemite National Park
In other words, 270,600 hectares is 0.8939930 times the size of Yosemite National Park, and the size of Yosemite National Park is 1.118580 times that amount.
(Tuolumne, Mariposa, and Madera counties, California, near Mariposa, California) (total land area)
Famous for its granite cliffs and Giant Sequoia groves, Yosemite National Park is 302,687 hectares in total area, of which 20,800 hectares is the well-known Yosemite Valley. The Park is known as the home of Yosemite Falls — the highest waterfall in North America and sixth highest in the world at 739 m (2,420 ft)
It's about two-thirds as big as Rhode Island
In other words, 270,600 hectares is 0.6762190 times the size of Rhode Island, and the size of Rhode Island is 1.478810 times that amount.
(a.k.a. The State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, a.k.a. RI) (United States)
The "Ocean State," Rhode Island measures 400,166 hectares in total area. Several large bays totaling 270,600 hectares make up 32.4% of its total area.
It's about one-and-three-fifths times as big as Stewart Island
In other words, 270,600 hectares is 1.6110 times the size of Stewart Island, and the size of Stewart Island is 0.62070 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Rakiura) (Southland, New Zealand) (total land area)
Stewart Island, New Zealand's third-largest island measures 168,000 hectares. Eighty-five percent of the Island, or about 140,000 hectares, is Rakiura National Park, which opened in 2002.
It's about three-fifths as big as Kangaroo Island
In other words, 270,600 hectares is 0.61430 times the size of Kangaroo Island, and the size of Kangaroo Island is 1.6280 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Karta) (state of South Australia, Australia)
Kangaroo Island, off the southern coast of Australia, measures 440,500 hectares in total area. The island is famous for its ligurian bee colonies, exporting over 100 tonnes of honey each year.
It's about three-fifths as big as Fort Bliss
In other words, 270,600 hectares is 0.5970 times the size of Fort Bliss, and the size of Fort Bliss is 1.680 times that amount.
(near Las Cruces, New Mexico and El Paso, Texas)
Fort Bliss is the United States Army's second-largest installation with a total area of 453,000 hectares. It is known as the largest TRADOC (Training and Doctrine Command) site, the Army's largest maneuver area, and the country's largest contiguous tract of open airspace.
It's about one-and-seven-tenths times as big as London
In other words, 270,600 hectares is 1.7140 times the size of London, and the size of London is 0.58340 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Greater London) (London Region) (England, United Kingdom)
London, one of the most important global cities in the world, currently occupies a total area of 157,900 hectares. For more than one hundred years, between the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, it was the largest city in the world by population.