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895 firkins is about one-third as heavy as a Blue Whale.
In other words, the weight of a Blue Whale is 2.860 times that amount.
(Balaenoptera musculus)
Blue whales weigh between 2,560 firkins. The largest mammal to have ever lived, blue whales feed almost exclusively on krill — tiny invertebrates weighing about 0.00002450 firkins each.
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