# Is mercury a heavier element than tin?

The density of mercury is $\text{13.534 g/cm"^3}$, and the density of tin is $\text{7.31 g/cm"^3}$. This means that one cubic centimeter of mercury has a mass of $\text{13.534 g}$, and one cubic centimeter of tin has a mass of $\text{7.31 g}$.