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How much is 604 gigabytes?

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It's about one-one-hundred-thousandth as much as The Books in the Library of Congress.
In other words, 604 gigabytes is 0.000009 times the amount of The Books in the Library of Congress, and the amount of The Books in the Library of Congress is 100,000 times that amount.
(2009 figures) (digitized entire collection)
It's about 100,000 times as much as The Complete Works of William Shakespeare.
In other words, 604 gigabytes is 120,000 times the amount of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare, and the amount of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare is 0.0000083 times that amount.
(ASCII, plain text)
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare would occupy about 0.0052 gigabytes when written in plain text without formatting. These works include 38 definitively-attributed plays — 11 tragedies, 17 comedies, and 10 tragedies — as well as 154 sonnets and numerous other poems.
It's about 200,000 times as much as a MP3 Song.
In other words, the amount of a MP3 Song is 0.000005 times 604 gigabytes.
(a.k.a. MPEG-1 Audio Layer 3, a.k.a. MPEG-2 Audio Layer 3) (128 Kbps, "near-CD-quality"; 3 minutes duration; average)
It's about 400,000 times as much as a Digital Photo.
In other words, 604 gigabytes is 410,000 times the amount of a Digital Photo, and the amount of a Digital Photo is 0.0000024 times that amount.
(5.3 megapixels, JPEG compression, 100% quality, 24 bits/pixel)
It's about 450,000 times as much as a Floppy Disk (3½-in).
In other words, 604 gigabytes is 439,819 times the amount of a Floppy Disk (3½-in), and the amount of a Floppy Disk (3½-in) is 0.00000227366 times that amount.
(high density, IBM PC format)
It's about 0.00000010 times as much as The Internet.
In other words, 604 gigabytes is 0.0000001 times the amount of The Internet, and the amount of The Internet is 10,000,000 times that amount.
(2005 figures) (estimated)
It's about 250,000,000 times as much as a Page of Text.
In other words, the amount of a Page of Text is 0.0000000037 times 604 gigabytes.
(50 lines, 50 characters per line, ASCII encoding)