Weights / Dates / Measures / Conversions
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Provides an account of principal units of measurement to be found in use around the world today, and the conversion factors often needed to change them into 'standard' units of the SI system.
A Google Earth tool, Earth Point allows you to convert Latitude/Longitude or Position into a variety of other points, including degrees/minutes, MGRS and GEOREF. The tool accepts a wide variety of formats.
Converts one kind of currency into another for any day since January 1, 1990. Updated 8 pm daily EST.
Lists births, deaths, notable historical events and holidays/celebrations for today. Other days may also be searched.
Find out "what equals what."
Converts over 5,000 units and 50,000 conversions.
Today's Calendar and Clock Page
Shows today's date in various calendars and eras. Links to the current day's information throughout the web and also contains celestial and astronomical information.
World time zone map with current time.