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How heavy is 813 monme (匁)?

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It's about one-nine-hundredth as heavy as The Tongue of a Blue Whale.
In other words, 813 monme (匁) is 0.0011 times the weight of The Tongue of a Blue Whale, and the weight of The Tongue of a Blue Whale is 910 times that amount.
(Balaenoptera musculus) (adult)
The tongue of a Blue Whale can weigh up to 720,000 monme (匁). Despite their tremendous size, blue whales feed almost exclusively on tiny crustaceans called krill and cannot swallow anything much larger than a beach ball.
It's about 1,000 times as heavy as a Penny.
In other words, 813 monme (匁) is 1,200 times the weight of a Penny, and the weight of a Penny is 0.00083 times that amount.
(United States) (formally one-cent coin) (Union shield design, 2010-present)
The weight of a United States penny is 0.67 monme (匁). According to a 2010 report by the United States Mint, the cost of manufacturing and distributing a penny is $0.0179 — more than its face-value.
It's about one-one-thousandth as heavy as a Hippopotamus.
In other words, 813 monme (匁) is 0.000813 times the weight of a Hippopotamus, and the weight of a Hippopotamus is 1,230 times that amount.
(Hippopotamus amphibius) (adult, male)
The average weight of an adult male hippopotamus ranges from 1,000,000 monme (匁). Appearances to the contrary, adult hippos cannot swim or float in water; they actually move by leaping and walking across lake bottoms at about 8 kph (5 mph).
It's about 1,500 times as heavy as a Playing Card.
In other words, the weight of a Playing Card is 0.00059 times 813 monme (匁).
(ISO 216 B8 size, 2.5" x 3.5")
A single ISO 216 B8-size playing card weighs 0.48 monme (匁). Although this size is the most common home playing card, many casinos use "bridge size" cards — 2,640 sq. mm (4.036 sq. in) smaller in area.
It's about one-two-thousandth as heavy as a Tyrannosaurus rex.
In other words, 813 monme (匁) is 0.00048 times the weight of a Tyrannosaurus rex, and the weight of a Tyrannosaurus rex is 2,100 times that amount.
(for FMNH PR2081, a.k.a. "Sue") (a.k.a. Tyrannosaurus, a.k.a. T-Rex) (estimated live weight)
The notable Tyrannosaurus specimen housed at the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago, Illinois, "Sue," is estimated to have weighed about 1,700,000 monme (匁) while alive. A renowned predator in popular culture, the teeth of tyrannosaurus rex were up to 33.02 cm (13 in) long.
It's about 2,000 times as heavy as a Paper Clip.
In other words, 813 monme (匁) is 2,200 times the weight of a Paper Clip, and the weight of a Paper Clip is 0.00045 times that amount.
Notwithstanding the tremendous variation in sizes and materials, a typical paperclip weighs about 0.37 monme (匁). The country of Norway has used the paper clip as something of a national symbol since the end of World War II based on the erroneous notion that the paperclip was invented by a Norwegian, Johan Vaaler. However, the paperclip had already been in existence for at least 30 years by the time of Vaaler patented his paperclip design.
It's about one-two-thousand-five-hundredth as heavy as an Elephant.
In other words, 813 monme (匁) is 0.0004057 times the weight of an Elephant, and the weight of an Elephant is 2,465 times that amount.
(for African bush elephant, Loxodonta africana) (Adult, bull)
A bull African bush elephant weighs between 2,004,000 monme (匁). Among African elephants, both males and females have tusks (female Asian elephants lack tusks) which can grow to 3 m (10 ft) and weigh up to 24,000 monme (匁).