Bluebulb Projects presents:
The Measure of Things Logo
Enter a measurement to see comparisons


Equivalents in other units


How heavy is 0.028 ounces?

Sort Order:
Closest first | Highest first | Lowest first

It's about one-four-hundred-fiftieth as heavy as a Can of Soup.
In other words, the weight of a Can of Soup is 430 times 0.028 ounces.
(for Campbell''s Condensed Tomato Soup, 317.9 ml)
A can of Campbell''s Tomato Soup weighs 12 ounces. Cans have been used to store soup and other foods since their invention in 1913, but a dedicated can opener was not developed until cans began to use thinner materials — prior to that time, cans were usually opened using various blunt instruments and tools.
It's about one-five-hundredth as heavy as a Football (American).
In other words, 0.028 ounces is 0.001931034482759 times the weight of a Football (American), and the weight of a Football (American) is 517.8571428570 times that amount.
(a.k.a. "pigskin") (NFL standard)
Per National Football League official rules, an American football must weigh between 14 ounces and 15 ounces. Because of NFL regulations, ceremonial considerations, and backup requirements, each NFL Superbowl requires the manufacture of 144 balls exclusively for the event.
It's about one-five-hundred-fiftieth as heavy as a Football (Soccer).
In other words, the weight of a Football (Soccer) is 560 times 0.028 ounces.
(a.k.a. Soccer, a.k.a. Association Football) (FIFA Law 2 specification)
According to FIFA's Law of the Game number 2, a football must weigh between 14 ounces and 16 ounces. An artifact on display at the Smith Art Gallery in Museum in Stirling, Scotland is said to be the world's oldest football and is about one-third to one-half the size of a modern football.
It's about one-eight-hundredth as heavy as a Basketball.
In other words, 0.028 ounces is 0.0012727272727 times the weight of a Basketball, and the weight of a Basketball is 785.714285730 times that amount.
(NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
A regulation NBA basketball, manufactured by Spalding, is known as a Size 7 ball and weighs 22 ounces. These balls have 4,118 pebbles each with a diameter of 2.5 mm
It's about one-one-thousand-five-hundredth as heavy as a liter of Water.
In other words, 0.028 ounces is 0.0007937644 times the weight of a liter of Water, and the weight of a liter of Water is 1,259.820 times that amount.
(fresh; 4° C / 39.2° F; maximum density)
Contrary to popular belief, 1 liter (0.0.264172052358148 gal) of water at 4° C / 39.2° F (its point of maximum density) weighs 35.274950 ounces rather than 1 kg exactly. The total volume of water on the planet Earth is about 13,590,000,000,000,000,000 (13.59 quntillion) L (3,590,000,000,000,000,000 gallons).
It's about 1,500 times as heavy as a Grain of Sugar.
In other words, 0.028 ounces is 1,270 times the weight of a Grain of Sugar, and the weight of a Grain of Sugar is 0.000787 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 0.0000220 ounces. Sugar consumption varies widely by country; the average citizen of the United States consumes about 2,160 ounces of sugar each year.
It's about one-one-thousand-five-hundredth as heavy as a Human Brain.
In other words, 0.028 ounces is 0.000588 times the weight of a Human Brain, and the weight of a Human Brain is 1,700 times that amount.
(adult)
The average weight of an adult human brain is between 47.60 ounces. In humans and primates, sight and vision utilize about 30 different parts of the brain which together account for about half of the brain's size.