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 It's about 40,000 times as heavy as a Baseball. In other words, 969.03 stones is 42,353.7014634150 times the weight of a Baseball, and the weight of a Baseball is 0.0000236106872704810 times that amount. (MLB rules)Per Major League Baseball rules, a baseball must weigh between 0.022321428571429 stones and 0.0234375 stones. A major league pitcher can throw a baseball at up to 150 kph (91 mph) (with a fastball pitch), with record-setting pitches as fast as 171 kph (106 mph). It's about 45,000 times as heavy as a Battery (D). In other words, 969.03 stones is 45,600 times the weight of a Battery (D), and the weight of a Battery (D) is 0.00002190 times that amount. (Alkaline)A "D" size battery weighs 0.0213 stones. The D size battery is the oldest of the modern battery sizes, first invented by the National Carbon Company in 1898. It's about one-fifty-five-thousandth as heavy as The Empire State Building. In other words, the weight of The Empire State Building is 53,800 times 969.03 stones. (New York City, New York)The Empire State Building weighs approximately 52,100,000 stones. About 4% of the building's weight is its 6,000 cu. m (200,000 cu. ft) of limestone façade. It's about 65,000 times as heavy as a Deck of Cards. In other words, the weight of a Deck of Cards is 0.0000150 times 969.03 stones. (ISO 216 B8 size, a.k.a. "poker size" 63 x 88 mm, 52-card deck)A deck of 52 ISO 216 B8-size playing cards weighs 0.015 stones. Utilizing nearly 3,700 decks, the record-holding largest card tower was built in early 2010, stood over 3.5 m (11 ft), and weighed over 36 stones. It's about 95,000 times as heavy as a Battery (C). In other words, the weight of a Battery (C) is 0.0000110 times 969.03 stones. (Alkaline)A "C" size battery weighs 0.01 stones. C batteries are typically used in medium-drain devices such as musical instruments. It's about 100,000 times as heavy as a Tennis Ball. In other words, 969.03 stones is 107,000 times the weight of a Tennis Ball, and the weight of a Tennis Ball is 0.000009350 times that amount. (ITF Standard; for Type 2 ball) Per International Tennis Federation standard, regulation tennis balls must weigh about 0.00909 stones. 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 one-one-hundred-fifty-thousandth as heavy as The Golden Gate Bridge. In other words, 969.03 stones is 0.000007640 times the weight of The Golden Gate Bridge, and the weight of The Golden Gate Bridge is 131,000 times that amount. (San Francisco, California and Marin County, California) (Post 1986 weight reduction; total weight of bridge, anchorage, and approaches)Following the completion of the 1986 project to eliminate excess material, the total weight of the Golden Gate Bridge — including its anchorages and approaches — is 127,000,000 stones. The two main cables in the spanning the bridge are spun out of a total of 129,000 km (80,200 mi) of wire.