It's about one-two-thousand-five-hundredth as heavy as The Space Shuttle
In other words, the weight of The Space Shuttle is 2,600 times 60 pounds.(for Endeavour, a.k.a. OV-105, a.k.a. Orbiter Vehicle-105) (empty weight, excluding main engines)
When empty, the space shuttle Endeavour weighs 160,000 pounds. The shuttle's spacious cargo bay carried the Chandra X-ray Observatory into orbit in 1999 — a payload that weighed 44,000 pounds.
It's about one-four-hundredth as heavy as an Anchor of a Cruise Ship
In other words, 60 pounds is 0.00241 times the weight of an Anchor of a Cruise Ship, and the weight of an Anchor of a Cruise Ship is 415 times that amount.(for QE2 forward anchor, a.k.a. RMS Queen Elizabeth 2)
Each of the forward anchors of the RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 weighs 24,900 pounds. The anchor of the QE2 now sits in front of the Holyrood Church in Southampton, England, United Kingdom, along a pedestrian tourist route known as "the QE2 mile."
It's about one-two-hundred-fiftieth as heavy as a Tyrannosaurus rex
In other words, the weight of a Tyrannosaurus rex is 230 times 60 pounds.(for FMNH PR2081, a.k.a. "Sue") (a.k.a. Tyrannosaurus, a.k.a. T-Rex) (estimated live weight)
The notable Tyrannosaurus specimen housed at the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago, Illinois, "Sue," is estimated to have weighed about 14,000 pounds while alive. A renowned predator in popular culture, the teeth of tyrannosaurus rex were up to 33.02 cm (13 in) long.
It's about one-two-hundredth as heavy as an Elephant
In other words, 60 pounds is 0.0045 times the weight of an Elephant, and the weight of an Elephant is 220 times that amount.(for African bush elephant, Loxodonta africana) (Adult, bull)
A bull African bush elephant weighs about 13,000 pounds. Among African elephants, both males and females have tusks (whereas female Asian elephants, Elephas maximus, do not have tusks) which can grow to 3 m (10 ft) and typically weigh about 8,800 pounds
It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth as heavy as a Hippopotamus
In other words, 60 pounds is 0.00726 times the weight of a Hippopotamus, and the weight of a Hippopotamus is 138 times that amount.(Hippopotamus amphibius) (adult, male)
The average weight of an adult male hippopotamus ranges from 8,270 pounds. Appearances to the contrary, adult hippos cannot swim or float in water; they actually move by leaping and walking across lake bottoms at about 8 kph (5 mph).
It's about one-one-hundredth as heavy as The Tongue of a Blue Whale
In other words, the weight of The Tongue of a Blue Whale is 100 times 60 pounds.(Balaenoptera musculus) (adult)
The tongue of a Blue Whale can weigh up to 6,000 pounds. Despite their tremendous size, blue whales feed almost exclusively on tiny crustaceans called krill and cannot swallow anything much larger than a beach ball.
It's about one-seventy-fifth as heavy as a Rhinoceros
In other words, the weight of a Rhinoceros is 77 times 60 pounds.(for Black rhinoceros, Diceros bicornis) (Adult, male)
An adult black rhinoceros weighs between 4,600 pounds. Rhinoceros are extremely aggressive — nearly one of every two males will die as a result of fighting with other rhinoceros.