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Nectarine vs Longan - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Summary of differences between Nectarine and Longan

  • Nectarine has more Vitamin B3, while Longan has more Vitamin C, Copper and Vitamin B2.
  • Longan covers your daily need of Vitamin C 87% more than Nectarine.
  • Nectarine contains 4 times more Vitamin B3 than Longan. While Nectarine contains 1.125mg of Vitamin B3, Longan contains only 0.3mg.

These are the specific foods used in this comparison Nectarines, raw and Longans, raw.

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Mineral Comparison

Mineral comparison score is based on the number of minerals by which one or the other food is richer. The "coverage" chart below show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of the food
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Longan
Contains more Iron +115.4%
Contains more Calcium +500%
Contains more Zinc +240%
Contains more Phosphorus +23.8%
Contains more Potassium +32.3%
Contains more Magnesium +11.1%
Contains more Copper +96.5%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 11% 2% 18% 7% 29% 5% 12% 0%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 5% 1% 24% 8% 57% 2% 9% 0%
Contains more Iron +115.4%
Contains more Calcium +500%
Contains more Zinc +240%
Contains more Phosphorus +23.8%
Contains more Potassium +32.3%
Contains more Magnesium +11.1%
Contains more Copper +96.5%

Vitamin Comparison

Vitamin comparison score is based on the number of vitamins by which one or the other food is richer. The "coverage" chart below show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of the food
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Longan
Contains more Vitamin B3 +275%
Contains more Vitamin C +1455.6%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +418.5%
Equal in Vitamin B1 - 0.031
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 19% 20% 16% 0% 9% 7% 22% 12% 6% 0% 6% 4%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 280% 0% 0% 0% 8% 33% 6% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +275%
Contains more Vitamin C +1455.6%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +418.5%
Equal in Vitamin B1 - 0.031

Vitamin and Mineral Summary Scores

Summary score is calculated by summing up the daily values contained in 300 grams of the product. Obviously the more the food fulfils human daily needs, the more the summary score is
Vitamin Summary Score
10
Nectarine
27
Longan
Mineral Summary Score
10
Nectarine
13
Longan

Macronutrients Comparison

Macronutrient comparison charts compare the amount of protein, total fats and total carbohydrates in 300 grams of the food. The displayed values show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of the food
Protein
6%
Nectarine
8%
Longan
Carbohydrates
11%
Nectarine
15%
Longan
Fats
1%
Nectarine
0%
Longan

Comparison summary table

Pay attention at the most right column. It shows the amounts side by side, making it easier to realize the amount of difference.
Nectarine Longan
Lower in price ok
Rich in vitamins ok
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Lower in Cholesterol Equal
Lower in Sodium Equal
Rich in minerals Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

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ok
is better in case of low diet
Nectarine Longan
Low Calories diet ok
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet ok
Low glycemic index diet ok

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Comparison summary

Which food is cheaper?
Nectarine
Nectarine is cheaper (difference - $0.9)
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Nectarine
Nectarine is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food contains less Sugars?
Longan
Longan contains less Sugars (difference - 7.89g)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Longan
Longan is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.025g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Longan
Longan is lower in glycemic index (difference - 43)
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
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The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 mg)
Which food contains less Sodium?
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The foods are relatively equal in Sodium (0 mg)
Which food is richer in minerals?
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It cannot be definitely stated which food is richer in minerals. See charts below for detailed information.

All nutrients comparison - raw data values

In the column "Opinion" we made some assumptions which could be controversial. For instance we are assuming that less saturated fats is good for you. Please ignore this column if you have your own opinion.We marked the nutrients, comparison of which we considered as not meaningful, as "N/A"
Nutrient Nectarine Longan Opinion
Calories 44 60 Longan
Protein 1.06 1.31 Longan
Fats 0.32 0.1 Nectarine
Vitamin C 5.4 84 Longan
Carbs 10.55 15.14 Longan
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 Nectarine
Iron 0.28 0.13 Nectarine
Calcium 6 1 Nectarine
Potassium 201 266 Longan
Magnesium 9 10 Longan
Sugars 7.89 Longan
Fiber 1.7 1.1 Nectarine
Copper 0.086 0.169 Longan
Zinc 0.17 0.05 Nectarine
Starch 0.07 Nectarine
Phosphorus 26 21 Nectarine
Sodium 0 0
Vitamin A 332 Nectarine
Vitamin E 0.77 Nectarine
Vitamin D 0 Nectarine
Vitamin B1 0.034 0.031 Nectarine
Vitamin B2 0.027 0.14 Longan
Vitamin B3 1.125 0.3 Nectarine
Vitamin B5 0.185 Nectarine
Vitamin B6 0.025 Nectarine
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 2.2 Nectarine
Folate 5 Nectarine
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.025 Longan
Monounsaturated Fat 0.088 Nectarine
Polyunsaturated fat 0.113 Nectarine
Tryptophan 0.005 Nectarine
Threonine 0.009 0.034 Longan
Isoleucine 0.009 0.026 Longan
Leucine 0.014 0.054 Longan
Lysine 0.016 0.046 Longan
Methionine 0.006 0.013 Longan
Phenylalanine 0.021 0.03 Longan
Valine 0.013 0.058 Longan
Histidine 0.008 0.012 Longan
Fructose 1.37 Nectarine

References

The source of all the nutrient values on the page (excluding the main article the sources for which are presented separately if present) is the USDA's FoodCentral. The exact links of the foods presented on this page can be found below.

  1. Nectarine - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/169914/nutrients
  2. Longan - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/169089/nutrients

All the Daily Values are presented for males aged 31-50, for 2000 calorie diets.

Data provided by FoodStruct.com should be considered and used as information only. Please consult your physician before beginning any diet.