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How heavy is 61,200 grams?

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It's about three-tenths as heavy as The Heart of a Blue Whale.
In other words, 61,200 grams is 0.310 times the weight of The Heart of a Blue Whale, and the weight of The Heart of a Blue Whale is 3.20 times that amount.
(Balaenoptera musculus) (adult)
(for a 2014 specimen)
The heart of a blue whale weighs about 200,000 grams. These hearts pump an estimated 7,100 L (1,875 gal) of blood through the whale's massive body.
It's about one-fourth as heavy as a cubic meter of Snow.
In other words, 61,200 grams is 0.270 times the weight of a cubic meter of Snow, and the weight of a cubic meter of Snow is 3.70 times that amount.
(Freshly fallen, standard conditions; measurements taken in Norway, 1965-68)
One cubic meter of freshly fallen snow under standard conditions weighs an average of 230,000 grams. Assembled in 2008, the world record largest snowman was constructed of 5,900,000,000 grams of snow and stood 37.21 m (122.1 ft) tall.
It's about one-fourth as heavy as a Pig.
In other words, 61,200 grams is 0.240 times the weight of a Pig, and the weight of a Pig is 4.20 times that amount.
(Domestic pig, Sus scrofa domesticus, a.k.a. S. domesticus) (adult)
Domestic pigs weigh between 250,000 grams. The titular character "Babe the pig" in the 1995 family film was played by 48 different American Yorkshire piglets due to the length of filming and the rate at which piglets reach adulthood.
It's about five times as heavy as a Gold Bar.
In other words, 61,200 grams is 4.9190642250 times the weight of a Gold Bar, and the weight of a Gold Bar is 0.2032906980 times that amount.
(London Good Delivery bar)
A "London Good Delivery" gold bar — the variety commonly held by Central Banks — should weigh 12,441.390720 grams. The largest gold bar ever produced was minted by Mitsubishi Materials Corporation (a sibling company of the auto manufacturer) in 2005 and weighed 250,000 grams.
It's about one-tenth as heavy as a Horse.
In other words, 61,200 grams is 0.150 times the weight of a Horse, and the weight of a Horse is 6.70 times that amount.
(Equus ferus caballus) (Arabian, adult)
n Arabian riding horse (or similar breed) weighs between 420,000 grams. During races, horses must carry jockeys and their equipment, which in the Kentucky Derby, for example, can weigh up to 54,000 grams.
It's about seven times as heavy as a Dachshund.
In other words, the weight of a Dachshund is 0.10 times 61,200 grams.
(a.k.a. "Wiener dog", a.k.a. Teckel, a.k.a. Dackel, a.k.a. "hot dog dog", a.k.a. "sausage dog", a.k.a. "doxie") (FCI standard; standard size)
The Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI) calls for dachshunds to weigh about 9,000 grams. Despite of their small size, a 2008 survey conducted by the University of Pennsylvania named dachshunds as the most aggressive dog breed.
It's about one-tenth as heavy as a Grand Piano.
In other words, 61,200 grams is 0.140 times the weight of a Grand Piano, and the weight of a Grand Piano is 7.10 times that amount.
(for Steinway & Sons, Model D Concert Grand Piano)
A Grand Piano, of the kind used for concert performances in large music halls, weighs 450,000 grams. Well-made pianos such as this may last 75 to 100 years.