In this article, I will show you 9 examples of things that are 2 meters long.
It can be difficult to figure out the size of something just by looking at a number.
But if you could compare other items of the same size, it makes things a lot easier.
For example, let’s say you wanted to know the length of an adult female cougar. After research, you find out that they are 2 meters long.
It might be difficult for you to picture that exact size if you are not familiar with meters. But if you knew that a king-size bed is also 2 meters long, it becomes much easier to see that the cougar is the same size as the king-size bed as both are 2 meters long.
Did you know: 2 Meters is equal to 6.56 feet or 200 Centimeters.
9 Things that are 2 meters long
- King size bed
- Standard door
- Two tennis net posts
- Two baseball bats
- Six wine bottles
- Seven rulers
- Six 2L soda bottles
- Female cougar
- Thirteen iPhone XR’s
1. King size bed
If you are lucky enough to own a king sized bed, you know how spacious they are.
A standard king-size bed has the measurements of 76 inches wide x 80 inches long. This is very close to being 2 meters long.
There are other king size beds dimensions available as well. The California king measures 72 inches wide x 84 inches long. This bed would be 4 inches shorter in width and 4 inches longer than a standard king size bed.
The largest king-size bed is the Alaskan king which measures 9 feet (108 inches wide) x 9 feet (108 inches long).
2. Standard door
Doors are built in a variety of sizes and designed for several different purposes.
The dimensions of a standard size door most commonly used on homes is 36 inches wide x 80 inches tall.
Some doors can be very narrow at 24 inches wide but very tall at 96 inches.
When picturing the size of 2 meters, consider the height of a standard size door.
3. Two tennis net posts
A tennis net is used to divide a tennis court equally in half. This net is attached to a post on each side of the court.
These posts are around 1 meter tall (1.07 to be exact). If you can picture 2 of these posts together, they would equal just over 2 meters in length.
Tennis posts are generally made with a SS 40 pipe with a coating. Parts of the posts can contain aluminum, brass, and steel.
Did you know: A professional tennis net has 5440 holes in it.
4. Two baseball bats
One of the most important pieces of equipment to play baseball would be the bat.
Baseball bats are made in a variety of sizes that include small bats for kids and full size bats for professional baseball players.
A baseball bat used in Major League Baseball (MLB), measures between 34″ long which is the most commonly used size, and 42 inches long which is the largest size allowed.
Some players choose to use a larger bat around 38 – 39 inches long which is around 1 meter long. So if you can picture 2 of these bats together, they would measure close to 2 meters long.
5. Six bottles of wine
Like many things, bottles of wine are available in many different sizes. The most common size of a wine bottle is 12 inches or 1 foot tall.
This exact sized wine bottle will hold 750 ml of wine which will equal to around 5 glasses.
If you were to line up 6 bottles of wine back to back, it would measure around 6 feet long or close to 2 meters.
6. Seven rulers
Most people are familiar with the size of a standard ruler.
Although you can get rulers of various sizes, the standard size that is mostly used by schools and carpenters is 12 inches or 30 centimeters long.
There are 100 centimeters in 1 meter. So approximately 3.5 standard sized rulers will equal 1 meter.
If you can picture 7 rulers placed lengthwise, they would equal close to 2 meters long.
7. Six 2 liter soda bottles
The common 2L soda bottle is close to 13 inches tall. There are a variety of soda cans and bottle sizes available, but most people are familiar with the 2L size bottle.
The 2-liter bottle can be used for other liquids as well as soda. Some people will use them to hold beer and wine.
Placing 6 soda bottles placed on top of each other will equal 78 inches and give you an idea of how long 2 meters is.
8. Female cougar
The cougar is a very large predator cat that is sometimes referred to as a puma or mountain lion. In fact, the cougar is the second largest cat in the world after the Jaguar.
The female cougar as an adult is smaller than the male cougar. The average length of the female cougar is 2 meters while the males can reach 2.5 meters long.
The size of cougars can vary anywhere from 1.5 – 2.75 meters long with the average female full-grown adult measuring 2 meters long.
9. Thirteen iPhone XR’s
The iPhone XR is one of the most popular phones on the market today. Most people are familiar with the size of these phones.
The length of the iPhone XR is 150 millimeters or 15 centimeters.
If you are lucky to own 13 iPhone XR’s, place them lined up on the floor and you will see that they are 195 centimeters or 1.95 meters long. This is very close to being 2 meters long.