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How big is 5,000 milliliters?

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It's about as big as The Blood in a Human Body.
(for 70 kg body; average altitude; average)
The volume of blood in the average human body is about 5,000 milliliters. Persons living at high altitude, however, may have up to an additional 2,000 milliliters of blood to compensate for the lower oxygen level.
It's about nine-tenths as big as a Bowling Ball.
In other words, 5,000 milliliters is 0.948884723990 times the size of a Bowling Ball, and the size of a Bowling Ball is 1.0538687943 times that amount.
(USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling ball should measure at least 10.795 cm (4.25 in) in radius for a total volume of about 5,269.34397150 milliliters. Because regulation balls measure the same diameter irrespective of their weight, ball density varies by size and balls weighing less than about 5 kg (11 lbs) will float in water.
It's about seven-tenths as big as a Basketball.
In other words, 5,000 milliliters is 0.703807357090 times the size of a Basketball, and the size of a Basketball is 1.42084334570 times that amount.
(NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
A NBA official ball, manufactured by Spalding, is a Size 7 ball and measures about 7,104.21672870 milliliters. The surface of these balls have 4,118 pebbles with a diameter of 2.5 mm each.
It's about three-fifths as big as a Bowling Ball (packed).
In other words, 5,000 milliliters is 0.607286223350 times the size of a Bowling Ball (packed), and the size of a Bowling Ball (packed) is 1.64666999110 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling ball should measure at least 10.795 cm (4.25 in) in radius for a total volume of about 5,269.34397150 milliliters. Because regulation balls measure the same diameter irrespective of their weight, ball density varies by size and balls weighing less than about 5 kg (11 lbs) will float in water.
It's about half as big as a Basketball (packed).
In other words, 5,000 milliliters is 0.450436708520 times the size of a Basketball (packed), and the size of a Basketball (packed) is 2.22006772780 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
A NBA official ball, manufactured by Spalding, is a Size 7 ball measures about 7,104.21672870 milliliters. These balls have 4,118 pebbles each with a diameter of 2.5 mm
It's about three times as big as a Human Stomach.
In other words, the size of a Human Stomach is 0.30 times 5,000 milliliters.
(human; adult)
An average adult human stomach has a volume of about 2,000 milliliters. A newborn baby has a stomach capacity of just 30 mL.
It's about three times as big as an Ostrich Egg.
In other words, 5,000 milliliters is 3.064 times the size of an Ostrich Egg, and the size of an Ostrich Egg is 0.32640 times that amount.
(Struthio camelus) (for common ostrich; average)
The largest egg produced by living birds, ostrich eggs measure about 1,600 milliliters in volume. The eggs take about nine weeks to hatch, with males and females taking turns incubating them.