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It's about 0.0000002 times as big as Russia
In other words, 132 city blocks is 0.00000016758776 times the size of Russia, and the size of Russia is 5,967,022.9 times that amount.
(a.k.a Российская Федерация, formally the Russian Federation, a.k.a. Россия)
The largest country in the world, Russia measures 787,647,040 city blocks. Russia spans eleven time zones and holds more forest than any other country in the world, as well as lakes and rivers containing totaling 25% of the world's fresh water supply.
It's about 30,000,000 times as big as an Airplane Tray Table
In other words, 132 city blocks is 28,400,000 times the size of an Airplane Tray Table, and the size of an Airplane Tray Table is 0.0000000352 times that amount.
(average)
With wide variation among different models of airplanes, in-flight tray tables measure around 41.2 cm (16.5 in) x 24.1 cm (9.5 in) for a total area of 0.000004650 city blocks. Flight safety rules require that the tray tables be upright and locked during takeoff and landing so as to reduce the risk of passenger abdominal injury.
It's about 0.00000002 times as big as The Land area of Earth
In other words, 132 city blocks is 0.000000019239 times the size of The Land area of Earth, and the size of The Land area of Earth is 51,978,000 times that amount.
The Earth has a land area of 6,861,100,000 city blocks. Only an estimated one-eighth of this area — or 857,660,000 city blocks — is inhabitable by humans, with uninhabitable terrain such as deserts and high mountains covering the rest.
It's about 70,000,000 times as big as an Apple iPad
In other words, 132 city blocks is 71,600,000 times the size of an Apple iPad, and the size of an Apple iPad is 0.00000001397 times that amount.
(for 9.7 inch, Apple iPad Air MD785LL/B)
An Apple iPad measures 23 cm (9.4 in) x 17 cm (6.6 in) for a total device area of 0.0000018440 city blocks. The base model iPad Air features 16 GB of storage capacity.
It's about 500,000,000 times as big as a Playing Card
In other words, 132 city blocks is 510,000,000 times the size of a Playing Card, and the size of a Playing Card is 0.0000000020 times that amount.
(ISO 216 B8 size)
A single ISO 216 B8-size playing card measures 0.000000260 city blocks. Although this size is the most common playing card, many casinos use the smaller "bridge size" card — 0.000000120 city blocks smaller.
It's about 550,000,000 times as big as a Post-it® Note (3M)
In other words, 132 city blocks is 530,000,000 times the size of a Post-it® Note (3M), and the size of a Post-it® Note (3M) is 0.0000000019 times that amount.
(3M) (generically sticky notes, a.k.a. repositionable notes, a.k.a. repositional notes)
A Post-it® Note measures 0.000000250 city blocks in total area. In September, 1989, Hurricane Hugo swept through Charleston, South Carolina with winds up to 230 kph (140 mph), uprooting eight oak trees in Mr. Bruce Brakefield's yard, but leaving in place a Post-it® note attached to his front door.
It's about 3,500,000,000 times as big as a Secure Digital (SD) card
In other words, 132 city blocks is 3,700,000,000 times the size of a Secure Digital (SD) card, and the size of a Secure Digital (SD) card is 0.00000000027 times that amount.
A Secure Digital (SD) card measures 3.2 cm by 2.4 cm for a total area of 0.0000000350 city blocks. SDXC Cards, the latest standard for the technology, will allow the cards to hold up to 2 terabytes of data.