Country size comparison
Libya is about 10 times bigger than Washington.
Washington is approximately 172,348 sq km, while Libya is approximately 1,759,540 sq km, making Libya 921% larger than Washington. Meanwhile, the population of Washington is ~6.7 million people (413,391 more people live in Libya).
This to-scale comparison of Washington vs. Libya uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.