Mass of an average coconut

Mass of an average coconut (1.44 kg)



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Mass of an average coconut (1.44 kg)

  • is 1/20000 of Mass of the Apollo program Command Module in Lunar orbit (28,800 kg)...more
  • is 1/500 of Mass of IndyCar (excl driver or fuel) on speedways (712 kg)...more
  • is 1/400 of Mass of a mature thoroughbred racehorse (570 kg)...more
  • is 1/50 of Mass of largest gold nugget ever found (71 kg)...more
  • is 1/25 of Mass of Pedal Harp (orchestral instrument) (36 kg)...more
  • is 1/5 of Mass of a regulation mens' shot (in the shot put athletics event) (7.26 kg)...more
  • is 1/2 of Mass of a brick (2.9 kg)...more

If this was a standard unit ...

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