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How heavy is 5 kilograms?

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It's about twelve times as heavy as a Football (American)
In other words, 5 kilograms is 12.16343515503 times the weight of a Football (American), and the weight of a Football (American) is 0.0822136170625 times that amount.
(a.k.a. "pigskin") (NFL standard)
Per National Football League official rules, an American football must weigh between 0.396893323750 kilograms and 0.4252428468750 kilograms. 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 fourteen times as heavy as a Can of Soup
In other words, 5 kilograms is 14 times the weight of a Can of Soup, and the weight of a Can of Soup is 0.07 times that amount.
(for Campbell''s Condensed Tomato Soup, 317.9 ml)
A can of Campbell''s Tomato Soup weighs 0.350 kilograms. 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-fifteenth as heavy as a Beer Keg
In other words, 5 kilograms is 0.0687 times the weight of a Beer Keg, and the weight of a Beer Keg is 14.56 times that amount.
(for US half-barrel, full keg; draft beer; including keg itself, stainless steel)
A typical, half-barrel beer keg weighs 72.80 kg when full. A keg of this size contains 15.5 gallons of beer, or the equivalent of 6.8 cases.
It's about sixteen times as heavy as a Human Heart
In other words, 5 kilograms is 16 times the weight of a Human Heart, and the weight of a Human Heart is 0.06 times that amount.
(human; adult)
The average human heart weighs about 0.310 kilograms. Each minute, the heart pumps between 10 and 20 liters (3 to 5 gallons) of blood through its chambers.
It's about one-fifteenth as heavy as a Kangaroo
In other words, 5 kilograms is 0.06 times the weight of a Kangaroo, and the weight of a Kangaroo is 17 times that amount.
(for red kangaroo, Macropus rufus) (adult, male)
An adult, male red kangaroo weighs up to 85 kg. Fantastic jumpers, red kangaroos can leap horizontally 9 m (30 ft) and vertically 3 m (9 ft) in a single bound.
It's about thirty times as heavy as a Hamster
In other words, 5 kilograms is 30 times the weight of a Hamster, and the weight of a Hamster is 0.0 times that amount.
(for Syrian hamster, a.k.a. golden hamster, a.k.a. Mesocricetus auratus; adult)
An adult Syrian hamster has a typical weight of about 0.20 kilograms. Known for transporting food in the pouches of their cheeks so that they can bury it later, some hamsters can store up to 25 kg of food in their borrows.
It's about one-thirtieth as heavy as a Panda Bear
In other words, 5 kilograms is 0.03 times the weight of a Panda Bear, and the weight of a Panda Bear is 30 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Giant Panda, Ailuropoda melanoleuca)(Adult, male)
An adult, male Giant Panda weighs up to 150 kg. Despite having the digestive system of a carnivore, the panda eats only bamboo and must eat up to 6.4 kg of it per day to compensate for the limited energy the plant provides.