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How heavy is 88 kilograms?

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It's about as heavy as a Kangaroo.
(for red kangaroo, Macropus rufus) (adult, male)
It's about three-fifths as heavy as a Panda Bear.
In other words, 88 kilograms is 0.59 times the weight of a Panda Bear, and the weight of a Panda Bear is 1.7 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Giant Panda, Ailuropoda melanoleuca)(Adult, male)
It's about one-and-four-fifths times as heavy as an Octopus.
In other words, the weight of an Octopus is 0.56 times 88 kilograms.
(for Giant Pacific Octopus, Enteroctopus) (Adult, average)
The adult North Pacific Giant Octopus usually weighs around 50 kg. It is the largest octopus species and is known for its considerable intelligence, including the ability to open jars, solve mazes, and mimic other octopuses.
It's about half as heavy as a Reindeer.
In other words, 88 kilograms is 0.532 times the weight of a Reindeer, and the weight of a Reindeer is 1.88 times that amount.
(for Rangifer tarandus granti, adult, bull) (a.k.a. Caribou) ()Rangifer tarandus)
It's about two times as heavy as a Toilet.
In other words, 88 kilograms is 2.02 times the weight of a Toilet, and the weight of a Toilet is 0.495 times that amount.
(KOHLER Round front sitting flush toilet, model #K-11471-0)
It's about two-fifths as heavy as a cubic meter of Snow.
In other words, 88 kilograms is 0.38 times the weight of a cubic meter of Snow, and the weight of a cubic meter of Snow is 2.6 times that amount.
(Freshly fallen, standard conditions; measurements taken in Norway, 1965-68)
It's about one-third as heavy as a Pig.
In other words, the weight of a Pig is 2.9 times 88 kilograms.
(Domestic pig, Sus scrofa domesticus, a.k.a. S. domesticus) (adult)