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It's about one-tenth as heavy as a House
In other words, 19,737 kilograms is 0.1270 times the weight of a House, and the weight of a House is 7.870 times that amount.
(149 sq. m, single-level, unfurnished)
A 149 sq. m (1,600 sq. ft), single-story, unfurnished house (without extensive masonry) of the type commonly found in America would weigh approximately 156,000 kg, based on the weight of the included materials. In contrast, a yurt — a type of dwelling structure popular among nomadic peoples of East Asia — typically weighs less than 458 kg.
It's about nine-and-a-half times as heavy as a Rhinoceros
In other words, the weight of a Rhinoceros is 0.110 times 19,737 kilograms.
(for Black rhinoceros, Diceros bicornis) (Adult, male)
An adult black rhinoceros weighs between 1,400 and 2,800 kg. Rhinoceros are extremely aggressive — nearly one of every two males will die as a result of fighting with other rhinoceros.
It's about ten times as heavy as a Giraffe
In other words, 19,737 kilograms is 10.20 times the weight of a Giraffe, and the weight of a Giraffe is 0.098 times that amount.
(Giraffa camelopardalis reticulata) (adult, male, maximum of range)
An adult, male giraffe can weigh up to 1,930 kg. Reaching 5.5 m (18 ft) in height by adulthood, giraffe calves can grow as much as 3 cm (1 in) per day.
It's about twelve times as heavy as a Car
In other words, 19,737 kilograms is 11.950 times the weight of a Car, and the weight of a Car is 0.08368 times that amount.
(for 2009 Ford Taurus) (curb weight)
A 2009 Ford Taurus weighs 1,652 kg. The first mass-produced car, the Curved Dash Oldsmobile — introduced in 1901 — weighed just 386 kg.
It's about thirty times as heavy as a Cow
In other words, the weight of a Cow is 0.034 times 19,737 kilograms.
(for Holstein, a.k.a. Holstein Friesian, a.k.a. Friesian, Bos primigenius) (adult, heifer)
A mature Holstein cow (the well-known black-and-white, spotted breed of cow) typically weighs 680 kg. President William Howard Taft (1909 - 1913) kept a Holstein cow named Pauline Wayne on the White House grounds — a gift from a Wisconsin senator and the source of the First Family's milk.
It's about one-thirtieth as heavy as Christ the Redeemer (statue)
In other words, 19,737 kilograms is 0.0311 times the weight of Christ the Redeemer (statue), and the weight of Christ the Redeemer (statue) is 32.20 times that amount.
(a.k.a. O Cristo Redentor, a.k.a. Christo redemptor) (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Christ the Redeemer weighs 635,000 kilograms. The statue overlooks the city of Rio de Janeiro from atop the 709.9-meter (2,329 ft) granite peak in the Tijuca Forest National Park.
It's about forty times as heavy as a Grizzly Bear
In other words, 19,737 kilograms is 37.90 times the weight of a Grizzly Bear, and the weight of a Grizzly Bear is 0.0264 times that amount.
(a.k.a. brown bear, a.k.a. silver bear, Ursus arctos horribilis) (Adult, male, coastal area population average)
An adult, male grizzly bear from a coastal area (where food is plentiful) can weigh up to 521 kg. In spite of their tremendous size, grizzly bears can run at speeds of up to 55 kph (34 mph).