## United States (Contiguous) size comparison

#### 8,080,464 km^{2} /
3,119,059 mile^{2}

The contiguous United States (also known as the lower 48 or the conterminous United States) consists of the 48 adjoining U.S. states (plus the District of Columbia) on the continent of North America. The terms exclude the non-contiguous states of Alaska and Hawaii, and all other off-shore insular areas, such as American Samoa, U.S. Virgin Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, Guam and Puerto Rico.

See also: United States

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#### Places **similar** in size to United States (Contiguous)

Spanish Empire (1808) is 1.70 times as big

China is 1.19 times as big

Arabic Empire (Umayyad Dynasty) is 1.37 times as big

Republic of China (1912) is 1.37 times as big

Australia is 0.95 times as big

Yuan dynasty is 1.36 times as big

Arab League is 1.63 times as big

Canada is 1.24 times as big

Axis powers is 1.73 times as big

French second colonial empire is 1.36 times as big

Arctic Ocean is 1.73 times as big

Beleriand (LOTR) is 1.68 times as big

Middle Earth (LOTR) is 1.61 times as big

Sahara Desert is 1.16 times as big

Narnia is 1.40 times as big

Essos is 1.73 times as big

United States is 1.22 times as big

Westeros is 1.15 times as big

Charon is 1.43 times as big

Europe is 1.26 times as big

Antarctica is 1.73 times as big

Tang Dynasty (660AD) is 1.33 times as big

Deutsch Mittelafrika is 1.49 times as big

Brazil is 1.05 times as big

Antarctica (melted ice) is 0.99 times as big

Qing Dynasty is 1.82 times as big

#### Places **double** the size of United States (Contiguous)

Mongol Empire (1279) is 2.91 times as big

British Empire (1921) is 3.96 times as big

Russian Empire (1721) is 2.82 times as big

Latin America is 2.36 times as big

Russia is 2.12 times as big

Southern Ocean is 2.52 times as big

Lunar Mare is 2.71 times as big

South America is 2.21 times as big

NATO (orthographic) is 2.91 times as big

Soviet Union is 2.77 times as big

Pluto is 2.11 times as big

Tamriel (Elder Scrolls) is 0.29 times as big

Aphrodite Terra is 2.71 times as big

Africa is 3.74 times as big

Warsaw Pact is 2.91 times as big

North America is 3.06 times as big

#### Places **half** the size of United States (Contiguous)

Southeast Asia is 0.56 times as big

First Mexican Empire is 0.62 times as big

Ishtar Terra is 0.85 times as big

Roman Empire (117AD) is 0.62 times as big

Maurya Empire is 0.62 times as big

Zealandia (Continent) is 0.61 times as big

Macedonian Empire (323 BC) is 0.64 times as big

Chrysoan Empire is 0.62 times as big

Persian Empire (Achaemenid) is 0.68 times as big

South Asia is 0.63 times as big

Han Dynasty (100AD) is 0.80 times as big

Amazon Rainforest is 0.68 times as big

South China Sea is 0.43 times as big

South Pole Aitken Basin is 0.64 times as big

Australian Outback is 0.61 times as big

Tang Dynasty (715AD) is 0.67 times as big

Mughal empire (1700AD) is 0.50 times as big

Timurid Empire (1400) is 0.54 times as big

Siberia is 0.63 times as big

European Union (2017) is 0.55 times as big

Arabian Sea is 0.48 times as big

Middle East is 0.89 times as big

Nazi Germany (1942) is 0.48 times as big

Ming Dynasty (1415AD) is 0.80 times as big

Japanese Empire (1943) is 0.92 times as big

Hellas Planitia (Mars) is 0.49 times as big

Ottoman Empire (1566) is 0.64 times as big

Maghreb is 0.75 times as big

#### Places **5 times bigger** than United States (Contiguous)

Indian Ocean is 8.73 times as big

Mercury is 9.26 times as big

Moon is 4.69 times as big

Americas is 5.27 times as big

Eurasia is 6.78 times as big

Arda (LOTR) is 5.69 times as big

#### Places **5 times smaller** than United States (Contiguous)

Krasnoyarsk Krai (Russia) is 0.29 times as big

DR Congo is 0.29 times as big

Greenland is 0.27 times as big

Argentina is 0.34 times as big

Mississippi river basin is 0.37 times as big

Aryavart (Ancient India) is 0.23 times as big

Arabian peninsula is 0.40 times as big

Nunavut (Canada) is 0.26 times as big

Inca Empire is 0.25 times as big

Kazakhstan is 0.34 times as big

Gondor (LOTR) is 0.23 times as big

Safavid Dynasty (Persia) is 0.35 times as big

Horn of Africa is 0.23 times as big

Iran is 0.20 times as big

Alaska (US) is 0.21 times as big

Queensland (Australia) is 0.21 times as big

Bering Sea is 0.25 times as big

Bay of bengal is 0.27 times as big

Bolivia (1825) is 0.23 times as big

Algeria is 0.29 times as big

Western Australia (Australia) is 0.31 times as big

Corn Belt (US) is 0.31 times as big

Indonesia is 0.23 times as big

Song Dynasty is 0.38 times as big

Mexico is 0.24 times as big

Xinjiang (China) is 0.20 times as big

Saudi Arabia is 0.27 times as big

Great Pacific garbage patch is 0.20 times as big

Gulf of Mexico is 0.20 times as big

Sea of Okhotsk is 0.20 times as big

German colonial empire (1914) is 0.40 times as big

India is 0.41 times as big

Louisiana Purchase (1803) is 0.26 times as big

Caribbean Sea is 0.34 times as big

Mongolia is 0.19 times as big

Ottoman Empire (1914) is 0.22 times as big

Quebec (Canada) is 0.19 times as big

Amazonas (Brazil) is 0.19 times as big

First French Empire (1812) is 0.26 times as big

Mediterranean Sea is 0.31 times as big

Atlantis is 0.30 times as big

Western Europe (CIA definition) is 0.20 times as big

Sudan is 0.23 times as big

Ceres is 0.34 times as big

Sakha Republic (Russia) is 0.38 times as big

Libya is 0.22 times as big

Gran Colombia is 0.30 times as big

Maratha Empire (1758) is 0.26 times as big

Confederate states (1861) is 0.25 times as big

Beringia is 0.20 times as big

Byzantine empire (555 AD) is 0.42 times as big

#### Places **10 times bigger** than United States (Contiguous)

Jupiter is 7,549.07 times as big

Mars is 17.94 times as big

Panthalassa Ocean is 17.33 times as big

Venus is 56.93 times as big

Asia is 5.52 times as big

Laurasia (Supercontinent) is 9.83 times as big

Atlantic Ocean is 13.17 times as big

Earth is 63.12 times as big

Saturn is 5,284.35 times as big

Pacific Plate is 12.78 times as big

Minecraft World is 445.52 times as big

Eurafrasia is 10.52 times as big

Neptune is 873.71 times as big

Pacific Ocean is 20.42 times as big

Pangea is 18.44 times as big

United Nations is 16.71 times as big

Earth (landmass) is 18.44 times as big

Pangea Proxima is 18.44 times as big

#### Places **10 times smaller** than United States (Contiguous)

Hyrule is 0.10 times as big

New Guinea (Island) is 0.10 times as big

Kerguelen Plateau is 0.15 times as big

Scandinavia is 0.16 times as big

Gobi Desert is 0.12 times as big

Northern Territory (Australia) is 0.17 times as big

Venezuela is 0.11 times as big

Republic of Texas is 0.12 times as big

Hudson bay is 0.15 times as big

Kraken Mare (Titan) is 0.13 times as big

Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland is 0.16 times as big

Frankish Empire is 0.15 times as big

South Australia (Australia) is 0.12 times as big

Turkey is 0.10 times as big

Peru is 0.16 times as big

Mali is 0.15 times as big

Polish Lithuanian Commonwealth (1619) is 0.12 times as big

Namibia is 0.10 times as big

Niger is 0.16 times as big

Ontario (Canada) is 0.13 times as big

Sothoryos (GoT) is 0.16 times as big

New South Wales (Australia) is 0.10 times as big

Anatolia peninsula (Turkey) is 0.09 times as big

Colombia is 0.14 times as big

Chile is 0.09 times as big

Pakistan is 0.10 times as big

Bolivia is 0.14 times as big

Rohan (LOTR) is 0.10 times as big

Nigeria is 0.11 times as big

British Columbia (Canada) is 0.12 times as big

Chad is 0.16 times as big

Patagonia is 0.13 times as big

Angola is 0.15 times as big

Holy Roman Empire is 0.10 times as big

Valles Marineris is 0.10 times as big

Para (Brazil) is 0.15 times as big

Obristan (Papers Please) is 0.18 times as big

Ethiopia is 0.14 times as big

Mauritania is 0.13 times as big

South Africa is 0.15 times as big

Sea of Japan is 0.12 times as big

Tibet (China) is 0.15 times as big

Mozambique is 0.10 times as big

The Pampas (South America) is 0.09 times as big

Kalahari Desert is 0.11 times as big

Songhai Empire is 0.17 times as big

Rocky mountain range is 0.09 times as big

Inner Mongolia (China) is 0.15 times as big

Zambia is 0.09 times as big

Death Star (second) is 0.10 times as big

Manchukuo is 0.15 times as big

Mali Empire is 0.14 times as big

Greenland Sea is 0.15 times as big

Swedish Empire (1658) is 0.15 times as big

Himalayas is 0.13 times as big

Egypt is 0.12 times as big

Tanzania is 0.12 times as big