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The Measure Of Things is a search engine for finding comparative or relative measurements of physical quantities.

Want to know how much, how long, how many, how far, how large, how tall, how high, or how heavy something is? Want to figure what weighs 5; 500; or 5,000 tons? The Measure Of Things can tell you what you need to know.

With the Measure Of Things tool, you can take a physical quantity - like 84 kilograms or 23 cubic meters - and see how it compares to a list of famous or well-known objects. For example, 84 kilograms is the weight of about 17 gallons of paint, while 23 cubic meters is about twice the volume of a cement mixer truck.

You can use the Measure Of Things to research equivalent measures for several types of quantities, including weight, length, speed, time, height, area, volume, and computer data.

Did you know?
The height of The Ostankino Tower is 540 meters
Here you'll find measurements of hundreds of people and things, including:

The size of The Blood in a Human Body
The amount of a DVD
The length of a Woman's Footstep
The weight of a Grain of Salt
The length of The Longest Pro Baseball Game
The height of a Canton Tower
The length of The First light bulb test (Edison, 1879)
The height of The Space Needle
The length of The First Transatlantic Flight (Alcock and Brown, 1919)
The height of a Giraffe
The weight of a Brick
The height of The Ostankino Tower
The size of a Nailhead
The length of a Twin Size bed
The size of an Ostrich Egg
The height of Napoleon
The weight of a Baseball
The height of The Great Pyramid of Giza
The size of San Diego
The size of a Hot Tub

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