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How heavy is 9,000,000,000 tonnes?

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It's about 750,000,000,000,000 times as heavy as a Battery (AAA).
In other words, the weight of a Battery (AAA) is 0.0000000000000013 times 9,000,000,000 tonnes.
(Alkaline)
It's about 1,500,000,000,000,000 times as heavy as an Eye (Human).
In other words, the weight of an Eye (Human) is 0.00000000000000077 times 9,000,000,000 tonnes.
(adult)
It's about 1,500,000,000,000,000 times as heavy as a Quarter.
In other words, 9,000,000,000 tonnes is 1,587,000,000,000,000.0 times the weight of a Quarter, and the weight of a Quarter is 0.0000000000000006301 times that amount.
(United States quarter-dollar coin) (a.k.a. Quarter dollar, a.k.a. America the Beautiful quarter, a.k.a. two bits)
It's about 2,000,000,000,000,000 times as heavy as a sheet of Paper.
In other words, 9,000,000,000 tonnes is 2,000,000,000,000,000.0 times the weight of a sheet of Paper, and the weight of a sheet of Paper is 0.0000000000000005 times that amount.
(for US Letter, a.k.a. ANSI A; 215.9mm by 279.4mm (8.5 in x 11 in); 20lb)
It's about 2,000,000,000,000,000 times as heavy as a Die (Dice).
In other words, the weight of a Die (Dice) is 0.00000000000000045 times 9,000,000,000 tonnes.
(for six-sided, 16 mm, rounded cube)
It's about 3,500,000,000,000,000 times as heavy as a Penny.
In other words, the weight of a Penny is 0.00000000000000028 times 9,000,000,000 tonnes.
(United States) (formally one-cent coin) (Union shield design, 2010-present)
It's about 5,000,000,000,000,000 times as heavy as a Playing Card.
In other words, the weight of a Playing Card is 0.0000000000000002 times 9,000,000,000 tonnes.
(ISO 216 B8 size, 2.5" x 3.5")