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 It's about one-thirty-thousandth as heavy as a House In other words, 5 kilograms is 0.00003210 times the weight of a House, and the weight of a House is 31,200 times that amount. (149 sq. m, single-level, unfurnished) A 149 sq. m (1,600 sq. ft), single-story, unfurnished house (without extensive masonry) of the type commonly found in America would weigh approximately 156,000 kg, based on the weight of the included materials. In contrast, a yurt — a type of dwelling structure popular among nomadic peoples of East Asia — typically weighs less than 458 kg. It's about one-one-hundred-fifty-thousandth as heavy as Christ the Redeemer (statue) In other words, 5 kilograms is 0.000007870 times the weight of Christ the Redeemer (statue), and the weight of Christ the Redeemer (statue) is 127,000 times that amount. (a.k.a. O Cristo Redentor, a.k.a. Christo redemptor) (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)Christ the Redeemer weighs 635,000 kilograms. The statue overlooks the city of Rio de Janeiro from atop the 709.9-meter (2,329 ft) granite peak in the Tijuca Forest National Park. It's about 150,000 times as heavy as a Grain of Rice In other words, the weight of a Grain of Rice is 0.00000590 times 5 kilograms. (long grain; 14% moisture content)A single long grain of rice weighs an average of 0.0000290 kilograms. A staple through most of human history, archaeological evidence indicates that the earliest rice cultivation was about 11,500 years ago. It's about one-two-hundred-fifty-thousandth as heavy as a Tree (Sierra Redwood) In other words, the weight of a Tree (Sierra Redwood) is 260,000 times 5 kilograms. (a.k.a. Giant Sequoia, a.k.a. Sierran redwood, a.k.a. Wellingtonia, a.k.a. "Big Tree", Sequoiadendron giganteum)The weight of wood in a Giant Sequoia is 1,300,000 kilograms. General Sherman, a specimen in Sequoia National Park in Visalia, California, is the largest tree in the world by volume, with an estimated weight of about 1,900,000 kilograms. It's about 1,000,000 times as heavy as a Grain of Sand In other words, 5 kilograms is 1,100,000 times the weight of a Grain of Sand, and the weight of a Grain of Sand is 0.000000910 times that amount. (medium grain)With tremendous variety in the size of grain and the component material, grains of sand weigh an average of 0.00000440 kilograms. 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 1,500,000 times as heavy as a Sesame Seed In other words, 5 kilograms is 1,370,000 times the weight of a Sesame Seed, and the weight of a Sesame Seed is 0.000000730 times that amount. (Sesamum indicum)A sesame seed weighs approximately 0.000003640 kilograms. The McDonald's Big Mac sandwich, which is well-known for its sesame seed top bun, accounts for the consumption of an estimated 2,009.32 kg of sesame seeds each day. It's about 0.0000005 times as heavy as The Eiffel Tower In other words, 5 kilograms is 0.0000004950 times the weight of The Eiffel Tower, and the weight of The Eiffel Tower is 2,020,000 times that amount. (a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (total weight)The Eiffel Tower weighs approximately 10,100,000 kilograms. Architected to be quickly assembled, the Tower contains only 930 cu. meters of solid material.