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How Big Is the Human Heart?
The heart is about the size of its owner’s clenched fist.
In an average adult male the heart weighs about 300 grams, around the same as a medium grapefruit.
In a typical women the heart weighs about 250 grams.
The lower-most pointed tip of the heart is about level with the sixth rib.
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