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How big is 280,000 pecks?
It's about as big as an Olympic Swimming Pool
The size of an Olympic Swimming Pool is about 280,000 pecks.
(FINA regulation; (minimum capacity)
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It's about one-and-one-tenth times as big as a Hot Air Balloon
The size of a Hot Air Balloon is about 250,000 pecks.
(four-person capacity; envelope volume; average)
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It's about two-fifths as big as The Goodyear Blimp
The size of The Goodyear Blimp is about 652,000 pecks.
(for GZ-20A)
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It's about one-tenth as big as The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool
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The size of The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool is about 2,910,000 pecks.
(Washington, D.C.)
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It's about one-fifteenth as big as The US Capitol Rotunda
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The size of The US Capitol Rotunda is about 4,200,000 pecks.
(formally United States Capitol rotunda) (Washington, D. C.) (total chamber volume)
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It's about one-twenty-fifth as big as Spaceship Earth (EPCOT Center)
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The size of Spaceship Earth (EPCOT Center) is about 7,000,000 pecks.
(a.k.a. EPCOT Center) (Walt Disney World Resort, Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida) (total structure volume)
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It's about one-thirty-fifth as big as Royal Albert Hall
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The size of Royal Albert Hall is about 9,836,000 pecks.
(a.k.a. Royal Albert Hall of Arts and Sciences) (Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom) (total auditorium volume)
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It's about 200 times as big as a Concrete Mixer Truck
The size of a Concrete Mixer Truck is about 1,200 pecks.
(a.k.a. cement mixer, a.k.a. cement mixer truck, a.k.a. cement transport truck, a.k.a. concrete mixer, a.k.a. concrete transport truck, a.k.a. in-transit mixer)(standard size; drum capacity)
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It's about one-five-hundredth as big as The Houston Astrodome
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The size of The Houston Astrodome is about 140,000,000 pecks.
(a.k.a. Reliant Astrodome, a.k.a. Astrodome, a.k.a. Harris County Domed Stadium) (Houston, Texas)
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It's about one-six-hundred-fiftieth as big as The Melbourne Cricket Ground
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The size of The Melbourne Cricket Ground is about 190,000,000 pecks.
(a.k.a. MCG, a.k.a. "The G") (Yarra Park, melbourne, Victoria, Australia) (internal volume)
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It's about one-one-thousandth as big as The Great Pyramid of Giza
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The size of The Great Pyramid of Giza is about 275,559,400 pecks.
(a.k.a. Pyramid of Khufu, a.k.a. Pyramid of Cheops) (Cairo, Egypt) (including internal hillock)
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It's about 3,500 times as big as a Hot Tub
The size of a Hot Tub is about 81.60 pecks.
(for Lifesmart Rock Solid Simplicity Plug and Play 4 Person Spa With 12 Jets) (a.k.a. Spa, a.k.a. Jacuzzi, a.k.a. Whirlpool) (Advertised Capacity)
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It's about 15,000 times as big as a Bathtub
The size of a Bathtub is about 18 pecks.
(a.k.a. bath, a.k.a. tub) (for Bootz Industries Aloha 5 ft. Left Hand Drain Soaking Tub)
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It's about 35,000 times as big as a Car Gas Tank
The size of a Car Gas Tank is about 8.590 pecks.
(for 2009 Ford Taurus)
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It's about 40,000 times as big as a Beer Keg
The size of a Beer Keg is about 6.660 pecks.
(Half barrel; maximum capacity)
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