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It's about 500 times as heavy as a Gold Bar
In other words, 6,100 kilograms is 490.29888520 times the weight of a Gold Bar, and the weight of a Gold Bar is 0.002039572249 times that amount.
(London Good Delivery bar)
A "London Good Delivery" gold bar — the variety commonly held by Central Banks — should weigh 12.44139072 kg (400 troy oz). The largest gold bar ever produced was minted by Mitsubishi Materials Corporation (a sibling company of the auto manufacturer) in 2005 and weighed 250 kg.
It's about 700 times as heavy as a Dachshund
In other words, the weight of a Dachshund is 0.001 times 6,100 kilograms.
(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 kg. 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 900 times as heavy as a Bowling Ball
In other words, 6,100 kilograms is 896.5465330 times the weight of a Bowling Ball, and the weight of a Bowling Ball is 0.00111539107 times that amount.
(most common selection among male bowlers)
With an allowable range of 4.989516070 kilograms, the most-preferred bowling ball weight among adult, male bowlers is 6.803885550 kilograms. Because regulation balls measure the same diameter irrespective of their weight, ball density varies by size and balls weighing less than about 5 kg (11 lbs) will float in water.
It's about 1,000 times as heavy as a Gallon of Paint
In other words, the weight of a Gallon of Paint is 0.001 times 6,100 kilograms.
(excluding container; average weight)
A gallon of paint weighs about 5 kg. Every day, 10,000,000 L (3,000,000 gal) of paint are applied in the United States.
It's about 1,000 times as heavy as a Cat
In other words, the weight of a Cat is 0.001 times 6,100 kilograms.
(Felis catus) (Domestic; healthy weight)
The average domestic cat should weigh between 4 and 5 kg. 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-one-thousand-five-hundredth as heavy as The Eiffel Tower
In other words, 6,100 kilograms is 0.000604 times the weight of The Eiffel Tower, and the weight of The Eiffel Tower is 1,660 times that amount.
(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (total weight)
The Eiffel Tower weighs approximately 10,100,000 kilograms. Architected to be quickly assembled, the Tower contains only 930 cu. meters of solid material.
It's about 2,000 times as heavy as a Brick
In other words, 6,100 kilograms is 2,100 times the weight of a Brick, and the weight of a Brick is 0.00048 times that amount.
(Standard, traditional face brick - 1,900 cu. cm (120 cu. in))
A standard, traditional face brick weighs an average of 2.9 kg. 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.