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How heavy is 491 miligrams?

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It's about one-seven-hundredth as heavy as a Can of Soup.
In other words, 491 miligrams is 0.0014 times the weight of a Can of Soup, and the weight of a Can of Soup is 710 times that amount.
It's about 800 times as heavy as a Grain of Sugar.
In other words, 491 miligrams is 786 times the weight of a Grain of Sugar, and the weight of a Grain of Sugar is 0.00127 times that amount.
(a.k.a. white sugar, a.k.a. white refined sugar, a.k.a. table sugar, a.k.a. sucrose, a.k.a. saccharose)
It's about one-eight-hundred-fiftieth as heavy as a Football (American).
In other words, 491 miligrams is 0.001194449332224 times the weight of a Football (American), and the weight of a Football (American) is 837.2058764 times that amount.
(a.k.a. "pigskin") (NFL standard)
Per National Football League official rules, an American football must weigh between 396,893.32375 miligrams and 425,242.846875 miligrams. Because of NFL regulations, ceremonial considerations, and backup requirements, each NFL Superbowl requires the manufacture of 144 balls exclusively for the event.
It's about one-nine-hundredth as heavy as a Football (Soccer).
In other words, 491 miligrams is 0.0011 times the weight of a Football (Soccer), and the weight of a Football (Soccer) is 910 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Soccer, a.k.a. Association Football) (FIFA Law 2 specification)
It's about one-one-thousand-five-hundredth as heavy as a Basketball.
In other words, 491 miligrams is 0.00078725069624 times the weight of a Basketball, and the weight of a Basketball is 1,270.2433987 times that amount.
(NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
It's about 1,500 times as heavy as a Poppy Seed.
In other words, the weight of a Poppy Seed is 0.00063 times 491 miligrams.
(Papaver somniferum)
It's about one-two-thousandth as heavy as a liter of Water.
In other words, 491 miligrams is 0.0004909863 times the weight of a liter of Water, and the weight of a liter of Water is 2,036.717 times that amount.
(fresh; 4° C / 39.2° F; maximum density)