It's about one-two-thousand-five-hundredth as heavy as a Human Brain.
In other words, 491 miligrams is 0.000364 times the weight of a Human Brain, and the weight of a Human Brain is 2,750 times that amount.(adult)
The average weight of an adult human brain is between 1,350,000 miligrams. In humans and primates, sight and vision utilize about 30 different parts of the brain which together account for about half of the brain's size.
It's about one-four-thousand-five-hundredth as heavy as a Chihuahua.
In other words, 491 miligrams is 0.000218 times the weight of a Chihuahua, and the weight of a Chihuahua is 4,590 times that amount.(a.k.a. Chihuahue(o) (FCI standard)
The F&d&ration Cynologique Internationale (FCI) calls for Chihuahuas to weigh about 2,250,000 miligrams. Relative to their body sizes, Chihuahuas have the largest brain size of any dog breed.
It's about one-six-thousandth as heavy as a Brick.
In other words, 491 miligrams is 0.00017 times the weight of a Brick, and the weight of a Brick is 5,900 times that amount.(Standard, traditional face brick - 1,900 cu. cm (120 cu. in))
A standard, traditional face brick weighs an average of 2,900,000 miligrams. The steeple of the Church of St. Martin in Landshut, Germany is said to be the tallest brick tower in the world at a height of 130.6 m (428.5 ft) and was constructed using an estimated 650,000 bricks.
It's about 8,500 times as heavy as a Grain of Salt.
In other words, 491 miligrams is 8,390 times the weight of a Grain of Salt, and the weight of a Grain of Salt is 0.000119 times that amount.The mass of a grain of salt is approximately 0.0585 mgs. Salt consumption varies widely by country; the people of the United States consume a combined total of about 2,730,000,000,000 miligrams of salt each year.
It's about one-ten-thousandth as heavy as a Gallon of Paint.
It's about one-ten-thousandth as heavy as a Cat.
In other words, the weight of a Cat is 10,000 times 491 miligrams.(Felis catus) (Domestic; healthy weight)
The average domestic cat should weigh between 5,000,000 miligrams. Cats are known for their righting reflex, which allows them to land on their feet and survive falls from heights of 1 m (3 ft) up to about 21 m.
It's about one-fifteen-thousandth as heavy as a Bowling Ball.
In other words, 491 miligrams is 0.00007216464720 times the weight of a Bowling Ball, and the weight of a Bowling Ball is 13,857.20070 times that amount.(most common selection among male bowlers)
With an allowable range of 4,989,516.07 miligrams, the most-preferred bowling ball weight among adult, male bowlers is 6,803,885.550 miligrams. Because regulation balls measure the same diameter irrespective of their weight, ball density varies by size and balls weighing less than about 5,000,000 miligrams will float in water.