It's about 750,000,000 times as heavy as a Grain of Sugar.
In other words, 0.50 tons is 726,000,000 times the weight of a Grain of Sugar, and the weight of a Grain of Sugar is 0.000000001380 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 0.0000000006890 tons. Sugar consumption varies widely by country; the average citizen of the United States consumes about 0.0675 tons of sugar each year.
It's about 1,500,000,000 times as heavy as a Poppy Seed.
In other words, the weight of a Poppy Seed is 0.000000000670 times 0.50 tons.(Papaver somniferum)
Fifty percent oil by weight, a poppy seed weighs approximately 0.000000000330 tons. 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 8,000,000,000 times as heavy as a Grain of Salt.
In other words, 0.50 tons is 7,750,000,000 times the weight of a Grain of Salt, and the weight of a Grain of Salt is 0.0000000001290 times that amount.The mass of a grain of salt is approximately 0.00000000006450 tons. Salt consumption varies widely by country; the people of the United States consume a combined total of about 3,010 tons of salt each year.
It's about 0.0000000000000000000000000003 times as heavy as The Sun.
In other words, 0.50 tons is 0.000000000000000000000000000230 times the weight of The Sun, and the weight of The Sun is 4,300,000,000,000,000,084,624,277,504.000000000000000000000000000000 times that amount.The sun has a mass of 2,199,999,999,999,999,705,976,202,592,256.000000000000000000000000000000000 tons which represents 99.9% of the solar system's total mass. 98.7% of the sun's mass consists of hydrogen and helium — respectively the lightest and second-lightest elements in the universe.
It's about 0.00000000000000000000008 times as heavy as The Earth.
In other words, 0.50 tons is 0.0000000000000000000000759330 times the weight of The Earth, and the weight of The Earth is 13,169,999,999,999,999,475,712.000000000000000000000000000 times that amount.The mass of the planet Earth is 6,584,800,000,000,000,000,000.000000000000000000000000000 tons. The element iron makes up about 32% of that mass, or 2,113,699,999,999,999,868,928.000000000000000000000000000 tons.