It's about one-two-thousand-five-hundredth as heavy as The Eiffel Tower
In other words, 8,800 pounds is 0.000395 times the weight of The Eiffel Tower, and the weight of The Eiffel Tower is 2,530 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (total weight)
The Eiffel Tower weighs approximately 22,300,000 pounds. Architected to be quickly assembled, the Tower contains only 930 cu. meters of solid material.
It's about 3,000 times as heavy as a Human Brain
In other words, 8,800 pounds is 2,960 times the weight of a Human Brain, and the weight of a Human Brain is 0.000338 times that amount.(adult)
The average weight of an adult human brain is between 2.980 pounds. In humans and primates, sight and vision utilize about 30 different parts of the brain which together account for about half of the brain's size.
It's about one-three-thousand-five-hundredth as heavy as The Brooklyn Bridge
In other words, 8,800 pounds is 0.0002997 times the weight of The Brooklyn Bridge, and the weight of The Brooklyn Bridge is 3,337 times that amount.(a.k.a. New York and Brooklyn Bridge) (Manhattan and Brooklyn, New York City, New York) (total weight)
The total weight of the Brooklyn Bridge is approximately 29,370,000 pounds. In a promotional event to prove the bridge's stability shortly after it opened, entertainer P. T. Barnum led a parade of 21 elephants across it in May of 1884.
It's about 4,000 times as heavy as a liter of Water
In other words, 8,800 pounds is 3,991.5010 times the weight of a liter of Water, and the weight of a liter of Water is 0.0002505323 times that amount.(fresh; 4° C / 39.2° F; maximum density)
Contrary to popular belief, 1 liter (0.0.264172052358148 gal) of water at 4° C / 39.2° F (its point of maximum density) weighs 2.2046840 pounds rather than 1 kg exactly. The total volume of water on the planet Earth is about 13,590,000,000,000,000,000 (13.59 quntillion) L (3,590,000,000,000,000,000 gallons).
It's about one-six-thousandth as heavy as The Statue of Liberty
In other words, 8,800 pounds is 0.000162 times the weight of The Statue of Liberty, and the weight of The Statue of Liberty is 6,170 times that amount.(a.k.a. Liberty Enlightening the World, a.k.a. La Liberté éclairant le monde) (total weight, including foundation)
The total weight of the Statue of Liberty, including her base is roughly 54,200,000 pounds. The statue was designed using an optical trick known as "forced perspective" to make the statue appear proportionally correct when viewed from its base and is, in actuality, disproportionately large at the top.
It's about 6,500 times as heavy as a Basketball
It's about 9,500 times as heavy as a Football (Soccer)
In other words, the weight of a Football (Soccer) is 0.00011 times 8,800 pounds.(a.k.a. Soccer, a.k.a. Association Football) (FIFA Law 2 specification)
According to FIFA's Law of the Game number 2, a football must weigh between 0.90 pounds and 0.990 pounds. An artifact on display at the Smith Art Gallery in Museum in Stirling, Scotland is said to be the world's oldest football and is about one-third to one-half the size of a modern football.