It's about 150 times as heavy as a Chihuahua.
In other words, 343 kilograms is 152 times the weight of a Chihuahua, and the weight of a Chihuahua is 0.00658 times that amount.(a.k.a. Chihuahue(o) (FCI standard)
The F&d&ration Cynologique Internationale (FCI) calls for Chihuahuas to weigh about 1.5 to 3 kg. Relative to their body sizes, Chihuahuas have the largest brain size of any dog breed.
It's about one-two-hundredth as heavy as The Space Shuttle.
In other words, 343 kilograms is 0.0048 times the weight of The Space Shuttle, and the weight of The Space Shuttle is 210 times that amount.(for Endeavour, a.k.a. OV-105, a.k.a. Orbiter Vehicle-105) (empty weight, excluding main engines)
When empty, the space shuttle Endeavour weighs 71,000 kilograms. The shuttle's spacious cargo bay carried the Chandra X-ray Observatory into orbit in 1999 — a payload that weighed 19,737 kg.
It's about 250 times as heavy as a Human Brain.
In other words, 343 kilograms is 254 times the weight of a Human Brain, and the weight of a Human Brain is 0.00394 times that amount.(adult)
The average weight of an adult human brain is between 1.350 kilograms. In humans and primates, sight and vision utilize about 30 different parts of the brain which together account for about half of the brain's size.
It's about one-three-hundredth as heavy as a Blue Whale.
In other words, 343 kilograms is 0.00328 times the weight of a Blue Whale, and the weight of a Blue Whale is 305 times that amount.(Balaenoptera musculus)
Blue whales weigh between 73,000 and 136,000 kg. The largest mammal to have ever lived, blue whales feed almost exclusively on krill — tiny invertebrates weighing about 0.001 kilograms each.
It's about 350 times as heavy as a liter of Water.
In other words, 343 kilograms is 342.99040 times the weight of a liter of Water, and the weight of a liter of Water is 0.002915533 times that amount.(fresh; 4° C / 39.2° F; maximum density)
Contrary to popular belief, 1 liter (0.0.264172052358148 gal) of water at 4° C / 39.2° F (its point of maximum density) weighs 1.000028 kg rather than 1 kg exactly. The total volume of water on the planet Earth is about 13,590,000,000,000,000,000 (13.59 quntillion) L (3,590,000,000,000,000,000 gallons).
It's about one-four-hundred-fiftieth as heavy as a House.
In other words, the weight of a House is 455 times 343 kilograms.(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 550 times as heavy as a Basketball.
In other words, 343 kilograms is 549.953134030 times the weight of a Basketball, and the weight of a Basketball is 0.0018183367602 times that amount.(NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
A regulation NBA basketball, manufactured by Spalding, is known as a Size 7 ball and weighs 0.623689508750 kilograms. These balls have 4,118 pebbles each with a diameter of 2.5 mm