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 It's about 1,500,000 times as heavy as a Grain of Rice In other words, 60 pounds is 1,300,000 times the weight of a Grain of Rice, and the weight of a Grain of Rice is 0.00000077 times that amount. (conventional; US; long-, medium-, and short-gran varieties; uncooked)With great differences in variety, the average among a sampling of common short-, medium- and long-grain rices finds that a single grain weighs about 0.0000460 pounds before cooking. A staple through most of human history, archaeological evidence indicates that the earliest rice cultivation was about 11,500 years ago. It's about 0.0000003 times as heavy as The CN Tower In other words, 60 pounds is 0.00000023082 times the weight of The CN Tower, and the weight of The CN Tower is 4,332,400 times that amount. (a.k.a. La Tour CN, a.k.a. Canadian National Tower, a.k.a. Canada's National Tower) (Toronto, Canada)The CN Tower weighs approximately 259,950,000 pounds. The Tower is home to the world's highest glass floor — a viewing area that allows visitors to look straight down 342 m (1,120 ft) to the ground below. It's about 6,000,000 times as heavy as a Grain of Sand In other words, 60 pounds is 6,200,000 times the weight of a Grain of Sand, and the weight of a Grain of Sand is 0.00000016 times that amount. (medium grain)With tremendous variety in the size of grain and the component material, grains of sand weigh an average of 0.00000970 pounds. 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 0.0000002 times as heavy as The Sears Tower In other words, 60 pounds is 0.0000001349 times the weight of The Sears Tower, and the weight of The Sears Tower is 7,413,000 times that amount. (officially "Willis Tower" as of 2009) (Chicago, Illinois)The Willis Tower weighs approximately 444,900,000 pounds. The outer wall surface of the Tower is covered with black anodized aluminum panels which would total 110,000 sq. m (28 acres) if laid out together. It's about 7,500,000 times as heavy as a Sesame Seed In other words, 60 pounds is 7,480,000 times the weight of a Sesame Seed, and the weight of a Sesame Seed is 0.000000134 times that amount. (Sesamum indicum)A sesame seed weighs approximately 0.000008020 pounds. The McDonald's Big Mac sandwich, which is well-known for its sesame seed top bun, accounts for the consumption of an estimated 4,430 pounds of sesame seeds each day. It's about 0.00000008 times as heavy as The Empire State Building In other words, 60 pounds is 0.0000000822 times the weight of The Empire State Building, and the weight of The Empire State Building is 12,200,000 times that amount. (New York City, New York)The Empire State Building weighs approximately 730,000,000 pounds. About 4% of the building's weight is its 6,000 cu. m (200,000 cu. ft) of limestone façade. It's about 0.00000004 times as heavy as The Golden Gate Bridge In other words, 60 pounds is 0.0000000338 times the weight of The Golden Gate Bridge, and the weight of The Golden Gate Bridge is 29,600,000 times that amount. (San Francisco, California and Marin County, California) (Post 1986 weight reduction; total weight of bridge, anchorage, and approaches)Following the completion of the 1986 project to eliminate excess material, the total weight of the Golden Gate Bridge — including its anchorages and approaches — is 1,770,000,000 pounds. The two main cables in the spanning the bridge are spun out of a total of 129,000 km (80,200 mi) of wire.