Bluebulb Projects presents:
The Measure of Things Logo
Enter a measurement to see comparisons


Equivalents in other units


How heavy is 740.880 pounds?

Sort Order:
Closest first | Highest first | Lowest first

It's about four-fifths as heavy as a Horse
In other words, 740.880 pounds is 0.8 times the weight of a Horse, and the weight of a Horse is 1.3 times that amount.
(Equus ferus caballus) (Arabian, adult)
n Arabian riding horse (or similar breed) weighs between 930 pounds. During races, horses must carry jockeys and their equipment, which in the Kentucky Derby, for example, can weigh up to 120 pounds.
It's about one-and-three-tenths times as heavy as a Pig
In other words, 740.880 pounds is 1.3 times the weight of a Pig, and the weight of a Pig is 0.77 times that amount.
(Domestic pig, Sus scrofa domesticus, a.k.a. S. domesticus) (adult)
Domestic pigs weigh between 550 pounds. 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 three-fourths as heavy as a Grand Piano
In other words, 740.880 pounds is 0.75 times the weight of a Grand Piano, and the weight of a Grand Piano is 1.3 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 990 pounds. Well-made pianos such as this may last 75 to 100 years.
It's about one-and-a-half times as heavy as a cubic meter of Snow
In other words, 740.880 pounds is 1.5 times the weight of a cubic meter of Snow, and the weight of a cubic meter of Snow is 0.67 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 510 pounds. Assembled in 2008, the world record largest snowman was constructed of 13,000,000 pounds of snow and stood 37.21 m (122.1 ft) tall.
It's about two-thirds as heavy as a Polar Bear
In other words, 740.880 pounds is 0.651 times the weight of a Polar Bear, and the weight of a Polar Bear is 1.54 times that amount.
(Ursus maritimus) (adult, male)
An adult, male polar bear weighs between 1,140 pounds. Polar bears are so heavily insulated by their 9.9 cm (3.9 in) layer of blubber that they are often difficult to detect using infrared photography sensors.
It's about two-thirds as heavy as a Grizzly Bear
In other words, 740.880 pounds is 0.645 times the weight of a Grizzly Bear, and the weight of a Grizzly Bear is 1.55 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 1,150 pounds. In spite of their tremendous size, grizzly bears can run at speeds of up to 55 kph (34 mph).
It's about one-and-seven-tenths times as heavy as The Heart of a Blue Whale
In other words, 740.880 pounds is 1.7 times the weight of The Heart of a Blue Whale, and the weight of The Heart of a Blue Whale is 0.59 times that amount.
(Balaenoptera musculus) (adult)
(for a 2014 specimen)
The heart of a blue whale weighs about 440 pounds. These hearts pump an estimated 7,100 L (1,875 gal) of blood through the whale's massive body.