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It's about 4,000 times as heavy as a Cat.
In other words, the weight of a Cat is 0.0003 times 22 tons.
(Felis catus) (Domestic; healthy weight)
The average domestic cat should weigh between 0.005 tons. Cats are known for their righting reflex, which allows them to land on their feet and survive falls from heights of 1 m (3 ft) up to about 21 m.
It's about one-six-thousandth as heavy as The CN Tower.
In other words, 22 tons is 0.00016927 times the weight of The CN Tower, and the weight of The CN Tower is 5,907.70 times that amount.
(a.k.a. La Tour CN, a.k.a. Canadian National Tower, a.k.a. Canada's National Tower) (Toronto, Canada)
The CN Tower weighs approximately 129,970 tons. The Tower is home to the world's highest glass floor — a viewing area that allows visitors to look straight down 342 m (1,120 ft) to the ground below.
It's about 7,000 times as heavy as a Brick.
In other words, 22 tons is 6,900 times the weight of a Brick, and the weight of a Brick is 0.00014 times that amount.
(Standard, traditional face brick - 1,900 cu. cm (120 cu. in))
A standard, traditional face brick weighs an average of 0.0032 tons. The steeple of the Church of St. Martin in Landshut, Germany is said to be the tallest brick tower in the world at a height of 130.6 m (428.5 ft) and was constructed using an estimated 650,000 bricks.
It's about 9,000 times as heavy as a Chihuahua.
In other words, 22 tons is 8,870 times the weight of a Chihuahua, and the weight of a Chihuahua is 0.000113 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Chihuahue(o) (FCI standard)
The F&d&ration Cynologique Internationale (FCI) calls for Chihuahuas to weigh about 0.00248 tons. Relative to their body sizes, Chihuahuas have the largest brain size of any dog breed.
It's about one-ten-thousandth as heavy as The Sears Tower.
In other words, 22 tons is 0.00009890 times the weight of The Sears Tower, and the weight of The Sears Tower is 10,110 times that amount.
(officially "Willis Tower" as of 2009) (Chicago, Illinois)
The Willis Tower weighs approximately 222,400 tons. The outer wall surface of the Tower is covered with black anodized aluminum panels which would total 110,000 sq. m (28 acres) if laid out together.
It's about 15,000 times as heavy as a Human Brain.
In other words, 22 tons is 14,800 times the weight of a Human Brain, and the weight of a Human Brain is 0.00006760 times that amount.
(adult)
The average weight of an adult human brain is between 0.00149 tons. 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-fifteen-thousandth as heavy as The Empire State Building.
In other words, the weight of The Empire State Building is 16,600 times 22 tons.
(New York City, New York)
The Empire State Building weighs approximately 365,000 tons. About 4% of the building's weight is its 6,000 cu. m (200,000 cu. ft) of limestone façade.