It's about as big as The Melbourne Cricket Ground
(a.k.a. MCG, a.k.a. "The G") (Yarra Park, melbourne, Victoria, Australia) (internal volume)
The MCG has an internal volume of approximately 17,000,000,000 deciliters. The first cricket game held on the site of the MCG was in 1853 when the Melbourne Cricket Club was granted permission to a roughly 0.04 sq. km (10-acre) area to be used "for cricket and no other purpose."
It's about one-and-two-fifths times as big as The Houston Astrodome
In other words, 17,000,000,000 deciliters is 1.4 times the size of The Houston Astrodome, and the size of The Houston Astrodome is 0.71 times that amount.(a.k.a. Reliant Astrodome, a.k.a. Astrodome, a.k.a. Harris County Domed Stadium) (Houston, Texas)
The Reliant Astrodome measures 12,000,000,000 deciliters in total volume. Until its renovation in 1988, Roy "The Judge" Hofheinz, the franchise owner of the Houston Colt .45s (later the Houston Astros) and one of the Astrodome's developers, had a private 966 sq. m (10,400 sq. ft) apartment in the facility.
It's about seven-tenths as big as The Great Pyramid of Giza
In other words, 17,000,000,000 deciliters is 0.7002761 times the size of The Great Pyramid of Giza, and the size of The Great Pyramid of Giza is 1.428008 times that amount.(a.k.a. Pyramid of Khufu, a.k.a. Pyramid of Cheops) (Cairo, Egypt) (including internal hillock)
The Great Pyramid of Giza has an estimated volume of 24,276,140,000 deciliters including its internal hillock. The 2,300,000 stones used in the construction of the pyramid weighed an average 2.27 metric tons (2.06 short tons) and were quarried at distances of up to 805 km (500 mi) away.
It's about nineteen-and-a-half times as big as Royal Albert Hall
In other words, 17,000,000,000 deciliters is 19.62 times the size of Royal Albert Hall, and the size of Royal Albert Hall is 0.0510 times that amount.(a.k.a. Royal Albert Hall of Arts and Sciences) (Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom) (total auditorium volume)
Royal Albert Hall measures 866,500,000 deciliters in total auditorium volume. One of the centerpieces of the Hall is the Grand Organ — the second-largest organ in the United Kingdom, with 10,268 speaking pipes reaching up to 9.8 m (32 ft) in height.
It's about thirty times as big as Spaceship Earth (EPCOT Center)
In other words, 17,000,000,000 deciliters is 27 times the size of Spaceship Earth (EPCOT Center), and the size of Spaceship Earth (EPCOT Center) is 0.04 times that amount.(a.k.a. EPCOT Center) (Walt Disney World Resort, Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida) (total structure volume)
Spaceship Earth, the iconic structure at the heart of Walt Disney World Resort's Epcot (formerly EPCOT Center), has a total volume of 620,000,000 deciliters. The outer structure of the sphere features a gutter system that channels all rainwater into nearby World Showcase Lagoon instead of simply falling off the surface of the sphere.
It's about 45 times as big as The Capitol Rotunda (US)
In other words, 17,000,000,000 deciliters is 46 times the size of The Capitol Rotunda (US), and the size of The Capitol Rotunda (US) is 0.02 times that amount.(formally United States Capitol rotunda) (Washington, D. C.) (total chamber volume)
The Capitol rotunda measures 370,000,000 deciliters in total volume. Beneath the Capitol lies a crypt that was built to hold the remains of President George Washington, but according to his wishes, Washington was entered at his family home and the crypt remains empty.
It's about 65 times as big as The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool
In other words, 17,000,000,000 deciliters is 66.4 times the size of The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool, and the size of The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool is 0.015 times that amount.(Washington, D.C.)
The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool holds approximately 255,000,000 deciliters of water. The Pool has a sloping bottom and extends to 80 cm (30 in) deep in its center.