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Enter a measurement to see comparisons

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 weight of a Jelly Bean is 0.0011 kilograms
Here you'll find measurements of hundreds of people and things, including:

The length of The First light bulb test (Edison, 1879)
The size of The Philippine Arena
The speed of a Bullet (Rifle)
The length of The First spacewalk
The weight of a liter of Water
The size of Minnesota
The size of The Blood in a Human Body
The size of Manchester Cathedral
The size of Seal Island
The size of The Palace of Holyroodhouse
The amount of an iPod
The length of Steel Dragon 2000
The speed of a Tornado
The amount of The LHC Data Generated per Second
The length of The Beast (Roller Coaster)
The size of United States
The size of Bangalore
The size of a Basketball (packed)
The size of Auckland International Airport (AKL)
The height of Hervé Villechaize

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