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500,000 pounds is about two times as heavy as a Blue Whale.
In other words, it's 2.170 times the weight of a Blue Whale, and the weight of a Blue Whale is 0.4610 times that amount.
(Balaenoptera musculus)
Blue whales weigh between 230,000 pounds. The largest mammal to have ever lived, blue whales feed almost exclusively on krill — tiny invertebrates weighing about 0.0022 pounds each.
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