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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 size of a Parking Space is 15 square meters
Here you'll find measurements of hundreds of people and things, including:

The speed of a Greyhound
The speed of a Curveball (baseball)
The height of a Kilimanjaro
The height of The Empire State Building
The speed of a Hare
The amount of Mozy
The weight of a Sesame Seed
The weight of a Kangaroo
The height of The Golden Gate Bridge
The length of The Korean War
The size of Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ)
The amount of a Walmart's Mainframe
The size of Phoenix
The size of The Island of Ireland
The length of The First Indianapolis 500
The amount of The's Census Records
The size of Dublin
The amount of Wikipedia
The size of Edinburgh
The size of The Grand Canyon

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