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It's about one-third as heavy as a Battery (D).
In other words, the weight of a Battery (D) is 2.940 times 45.930 grams.
(Alkaline)
A "D" size battery weighs 135 g. The D size battery is the oldest of the modern battery sizes, first invented by the National Carbon Company in 1898.
It's about three times as heavy as a Compact disc.
In other words, 45.930 grams is 3.10 times the weight of a Compact disc, and the weight of a Compact disc is 0.320 times that amount.
(a.k.a. CD)
A compact disc typically weighs 15 g. Data is stored on CDs by encoding into the track a series of tiny pits — each between 3.5 and 850 µm (0.00014 and 0.033 in) in length.
It's about three-tenths as heavy as a Baseball.
In other words, 45.930 grams is 0.316123526311070 times the weight of a Baseball, and the weight of a Baseball is 3.16332040094980 times that amount.
(MLB rules)
Per Major League Baseball rules, a baseball must weigh between 141.747615625 g and 148.83499640625 g. 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 three-tenths as heavy as a Billiard Ball.
In other words, 45.930 grams is 0.281762273451170 times the weight of a Billiard Ball, and the weight of a Billiard Ball is 3.54909118155350 times that amount.
(American-style, WPA specifications)
Per the World Pool-Billiard Association, a billiard ball weight must weigh between 155.9223771875 g and 170.09713875 g. According to legend, the difficulty in obtaining elephant ivory for the manufacture of billiard balls in the 19th century inspired the search for a replacement material, which led to the development of the first industrial plastic.
It's about three-tenths as heavy as a Puck (Hockey).
In other words, 45.930 grams is 0.281762273451170 times the weight of a Puck (Hockey), and the weight of a Puck (Hockey) is 3.54909118155350 times that amount.
(Ice hockey)
A standard ice hockey puck weighs between 155.9223771875 g and 170.09713875 g. Hockey pucks can be shot or passed at speeds of up to 160 kph (99 mph) during games.
It's about four times as heavy as a Battery (AAA).
In other words, 45.930 grams is 3.80 times the weight of a Battery (AAA), and the weight of a Battery (AAA) is 0.260 times that amount.
(Alkaline)
An "AAA" size battery weighs 12 g. Batteries are named by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Committee C18 and AAA batteries were given their name because they were smaller than the "AA" and "A" size batteries which were invented first.
It's about one-fifth as heavy as a Hamster.
In other words, the weight of a Hamster is 5 times 45.930 grams.
(for Syrian hamster, a.k.a. golden hamster, a.k.a. Mesocricetus auratus; adult)
An adult Syrian hamster has a typical weight of about 200 g. Known for transporting food in the pouches of their cheeks so that they can bury it later, some hamsters can store up to 30,000 grams of food in their borrows.