# What is the approximate mass of the Earth?

## What is the approximate mass of the Earth?

5.972 × 10^24 kg
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### How many tons of mass is the Earth?

5.97 billion trillion metric tons
Between its size, composition, and the distribution of its matter, the Earth has a mass of 5.9736×1024 kg (~5.97 billion trillion metric tons) or 1.31668×1025 lbs (6.585 billion trillion tons).

What is the total weight of the Earth’s atmosphere?

The total mass of Earth’s atmosphere is about 5.5 quadrillion tons, or roughly one millionth of Earth’s mass.

What is the mass of the Earth NASA?

5,970,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 kilograms
The Earth’s mass is 5,970,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 kilograms. That is a lot of mass! Here is a shorter way of writing that big number: 5.97 x 1024 kg. That little 24 is called an exponent.

## What is the Earth’s mass?

The Earth’s mass is 5.9736 x 10 24 kg. That’s a big number, so let’s write it out in full: 5,973,600,000,000,000,000,000,000 kg. You could also say the Earth’s mass is 5.9 sextillion tonnes. Phew, that’s a lot of mass. That sounds like a lot, and it is, but the Earth has a fraction of the mass of some other objects in the Solar System.

### How much does the Earth weigh in kg?

Earth’s Mass. [/caption] The Earth’s mass is 5.9736 x 10 24 kg. That’s a big number, so let’s write it out in full: 5,973,600,000,000,000,000,000,000 kg.

How big is Mars compared to Earth?

You might have heard many talks about colonizing Mars; well, Mars is almost two times smaller than Earth. Its diameter is slightly more than half that of Earth’s. So how do the other planets compare to our Earth?

How much of the Earth’s volume is in the mantle?

The Earth’s core accounts for 15% of Earth’s volume but more than 30% of the mass, the mantle for 84% of the volume and close to 70% of the mass, while the crust accounts for less than 1% of the mass.