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How big is 500 cubic centimeters?

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It's about as big as a Blood Donation.
It's about nine-tenths as big as a STARBUCKS Venti Coffee.
In other words, 500 cubic centimeters is 0.85 times the size of a STARBUCKS Venti Coffee, and the size of a STARBUCKS Venti Coffee is 1.2 times that amount.
It's about one-and-a-half times as big as a Baseball (packed).
In other words, 500 cubic centimeters is 1.5210966 times the size of a Baseball (packed), and the size of a Baseball (packed) is 0.65742044 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (MLB rules)
It's about two-and-a-half times as big as a Baseball.
In other words, 500 cubic centimeters is 2.376713376 times the size of a Baseball, and the size of a Baseball is 0.4207490941 times that amount.
(MLB rules)
It's about three times as big as a Tennis Ball.
In other words, 500 cubic centimeters is 3.175 times the size of a Tennis Ball, and the size of a Tennis Ball is 0.315 times that amount.
(ITF Standard; for Type 2 ball)
Per International Tennis Federation standard, regulation tennis balls must measure 6.54 cm to 6.86 cm in diameter, for a total volume of 157.5 cu. cm. Competition balls are also tested for bounce height, with the standards requiring that a ball dropped from 254 cm must bounce back to a height of 135 cm to 147 cm.
It's about three-tenths as big as an Ostrich Egg.
In other words, 500 cubic centimeters is 0.3064 times the size of an Ostrich Egg, and the size of an Ostrich Egg is 3.264 times that amount.
(Struthio camelus) (for common ostrich; average)
It's about three-tenths as big as a Human Stomach.
In other words, the size of a Human Stomach is 3 times 500 cubic centimeters.
(human; adult)