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It's about as big as Glacier Bay National Park.
In other words, the size of Glacier Bay National Park is 1 times 15,890,000,000 square yards.
(a.k.a. Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve) (Hoonah-Angoon Census area, and Yakutat City and Borough, Alaska)
Containing nine tidewater glaciers, Glacier Bay National Park covers 15,890,000,000 square yards of which 12,870,000,000 square yards is designated a Wilderness Area. Glacier Bay is home to the 33.8 km (21 mi) long Margerie Glacier.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as big as Sitka.
In other words, 15,890,000,000 square yards is 1.057776 times the size of Sitka, and the size of Sitka is 0.94537970 times that amount.
(a.k.a. the City and Borough of Sitka) (Alaska)
The second-largest city in both Alaska and the United States, Sitka measures 15,022,090,000 square yards in total area. The city is known as a major west coast seaport.
It's about nine-tenths as big as Connecticut.
In other words, 15,890,000,000 square yards is 0.9253940 times the size of Connecticut, and the size of Connecticut is 1.08062 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Constitution State" or the "Nutmeg State," Connecticut measures 17,171,100,000 square yards in total area. The northern boundary between Connecticut and Massachusetts is an otherwise straight line marked by the 7,773,940 square yards "Southwick Jog" — a notch of Massachusetts extending southward into Connecticut near Congamond Lakes.
It's about one-and-one-fourth times as big as Hawaii (Island).
In other words, 15,890,000,000 square yards is 1.273530 times the size of Hawaii (Island), and the size of Hawaii (Island) is 0.7852190 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Hawaii, a.k.a. The Big Island) (Hawaii)
The largest of the main Hawaiian Islands and the largest island in the United States, Hawaii measures 12,477,200,000 square yards in total area. It is known for its continuously erupting (for the past two decades, as of 2011) volcano, KÄ«lauea, and for the black sand beaches formed by the lava flow.
It's about seven-tenths as big as Lake Ontario.
In other words, 15,890,000,000 square yards is 0.70070 times the size of Lake Ontario, and the size of Lake Ontario is 1.4270 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 22,680,000,000 square yards. It borders the cities of Toronto, Ontario, Canada and Rochester, New York.
It's about one-and-a-half times as big as Puerto Rico.
In other words, 15,890,000,000 square yards is 1.497860 times the size of Puerto Rico, and the size of Puerto Rico is 0.6676190 times that amount.
(formally the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, a.k.a. Estado Libre Asociado de Puerto Rico) (United States)
A self-governing territory of the United States located in the Caribbean Sea, Puerto Rico is an archipelago with 10,608,400,000 square yards in total land area. The island is known as a popular tourist destination.
It's about two-thirds as big as Wales.
In other words, 15,890,000,000 square yards is 0.640850 times the size of Wales, and the size of Wales is 1.56040 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Cymru) (total area)
The area of the country of Wales (in the United Kingdom) is 24,795,000,000 square yards. More than 914,570,000 square yards, 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.