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8,000 ounces is about 50,000,000 times as heavy as a Grain of Sand.
In other words, the weight of a Grain of Sand is 0.0000000190 times that amount.
(medium grain)
With tremendous variety in the size of grain and the component material, grains of sand weigh an average of 0.00016 ounces. 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.
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