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It's about one-one-hundred-fifty-thousandth as heavy as The Empire State Building.
In other words, 2.80 tons is 0.000007670 times the weight of The Empire State Building, and the weight of The Empire State Building is 130,000 times that amount.
(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.
It's about one-three-hundred-thousandth as heavy as The Golden Gate Bridge.
In other words, 2.80 tons is 0.000003160 times the weight of The Golden Gate Bridge, and the weight of The Golden Gate Bridge is 316,000 times that amount.
(San Francisco, California and Marin County, California) (Post 1986 weight reduction; total weight of bridge, anchorage, and approaches)
Following the completion of the 1986 project to eliminate excess material, the total weight of the Golden Gate Bridge — including its anchorages and approaches — is 887,000 tons. The two main cables in the spanning the bridge are spun out of a total of 129,000 km (80,200 mi) of wire.
It's about 0.0000005 times as heavy as The Great Pyramid of Giza.
In other words, 2.80 tons is 0.000000430 times the weight of The Great Pyramid of Giza, and the weight of The Great Pyramid of Giza is 2,300,000 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Pyramid of Khufu, a.k.a. Pyramid of Cheops) (Cairo, Egypt)
The Great Pyramid of Giza has an estimated mass of 6,500,000 tons. The 2,300,000 stones used in the construction of the pyramid weighed an average 2.50 tons and were quarried from distances of up to 805 km (500 mi) away.
It's about 0.0000000000000000000005 times as heavy as The Earth.
In other words, 2.80 tons is 0.000000000000000000000425220 times the weight of The Earth, and the weight of The Earth is 2,351,699,999,999,999,868,928.000000000000000000000000000 times that amount.
The mass of the planet Earth is 6,584,800,000,000,000,000,000.000000000000000000000000000 tons. The element iron makes up about 32% of that mass, or 2,113,699,999,999,999,868,928.000000000000000000000000000 tons.
It's about 0.000000000000000000000000002 times as heavy as The Sun.
In other words, 2.80 tons is 0.00000000000000000000000000130 times the weight of The Sun, and the weight of The Sun is 770,000,000,000,000,007,482,638,336.00000000000000000000000000000 times that amount.
The sun has a mass of 2,199,999,999,999,999,705,976,202,592,256.000000000000000000000000000000000 tons which represents 99.9% of the solar system's total mass. 98.7% of the sun's mass consists of hydrogen and helium — respectively the lightest and second-lightest elements in the universe.