It's about 30,000,000,000,000,000 times as heavy as a Grain of Salt.
In other words, 3,600,000,000 pounds is 27,900,000,000,000,000.00000000000000000000 times the weight of a Grain of Salt, and the weight of a Grain of Salt is 0.00000000000000003580 times that amount.The mass of a grain of salt is approximately 0.0000001290 pounds. Salt consumption varies widely by country; the people of the United States consume a combined total of about 6,020,000 pounds of salt each year.
It's about 5,500,000,000,000,000 times as heavy as a Poppy Seed.
In other words, the weight of a Poppy Seed is 0.000000000000000190 times 3,600,000,000 pounds.(Papaver somniferum)
Fifty percent oil by weight, a poppy seed weighs approximately 0.000000660 pounds. The true pigment of a poppy seed is brown in color, while the characteristic bluish color is an optical illusion caused by a layer of calcium oxalate crystals refracting light rays.
It's about 2,500,000,000,000,000 times as heavy as a Grain of Sugar.
In other words, 3,600,000,000 pounds is 2,610,000,000,000,000.0000000000000000000 times the weight of a Grain of Sugar, and the weight of a Grain of Sugar is 0.0000000000000003830 times that amount.(a.k.a. white sugar, a.k.a. white refined sugar, a.k.a. table sugar, a.k.a. sucrose, a.k.a. saccharose)
A grain of sugar weighs approximately 0.000001380 pounds. Sugar consumption varies widely by country; the average citizen of the United States consumes about 135 pounds of sugar each year.
It's about 450,000,000,000,000 times as heavy as a Sesame Seed.
In other words, 3,600,000,000 pounds is 449,000,000,000,000.000000000000000000 times the weight of a Sesame Seed, and the weight of a Sesame Seed is 0.000000000000002230 times that amount.(Sesamum indicum)
A sesame seed weighs approximately 0.000008020 pounds. The McDonald's Big Mac sandwich, which is well-known for its sesame seed top bun, accounts for the consumption of an estimated 4,430 pounds of sesame seeds each day.
It's about 350,000,000,000,000 times as heavy as a Grain of Sand.
In other words, the weight of a Grain of Sand is 0.00000000000000270 times 3,600,000,000 pounds.(medium grain)
With tremendous variety in the size of grain and the component material, grains of sand weigh an average of 0.00000970 pounds. In 2007, a team of seven in Myrtle Beach created the world's tallest sandcastle, which measured 15.10 m (49.55 ft) in height.
It's about 55,000,000,000,000 times as heavy as a Grain of Rice.
In other words, the weight of a Grain of Rice is 0.0000000000000180 times 3,600,000,000 pounds.(long grain; 14% moisture content)
A single long grain of rice weighs an average of 0.0000640 pounds. A staple through most of human history, archaeological evidence indicates that the earliest rice cultivation was about 11,500 years ago.
It's about 8,000,000,000,000 times as heavy as a Raindrop.
In other words, the weight of a Raindrop is 0.0000000000001000 times 3,600,000,000 pounds.(a.k.a. drop, a.k.a. droplet) (average)
The weight of a raindrop depends heavily on the type of weather, but averages about 0.0004 pounds. The familiar teardrop shape of a raindrop is actually an optical illusion, caused by the reflection of the light and the motion of the drop.