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How heavy is 33 long tons?

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It's about twelve times as heavy as The Tongue of a Blue Whale.
In other words, the weight of The Tongue of a Blue Whale is 0.083 times 33 long tons.
(Balaenoptera musculus) (adult)
The tongue of a Blue Whale can weigh up to 2.70 long tons. Despite their tremendous size, blue whales feed almost exclusively on tiny crustaceans called krill and cannot swallow anything much larger than a beach ball.
It's about thirteen times as heavy as a Giraffe.
In other words, the weight of a Giraffe is 0.077 times 33 long tons.
(Giraffa camelopardalis reticulata) (adult, male)
An adult, male giraffe weighs an average of 2.50 long tons. 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 sixteen times as heavy as a Rhinoceros.
In other words, the weight of a Rhinoceros is 0.063 times 33 long tons.
(for Black rhinoceros, Diceros bicornis) (Adult, male)
An adult black rhinoceros weighs between 2.10 long tons. Rhinoceros are extremely aggressive — nearly one of every two males will die as a result of fighting with other rhinoceros.
It's about one-twentieth as heavy as Christ the Redeemer (statue).
In other words, 33 long tons is 0.0528 times the weight of Christ the Redeemer (statue), and the weight of Christ the Redeemer (statue) is 18.90 times that amount.
(a.k.a. O Cristo Redentor, a.k.a. Christo redemptor) (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Christ the Redeemer weighs 625 long tons. 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 twenty-and-a-half times as heavy as a Car.
In other words, the weight of a Car is 0.04926 times 33 long tons.
(for 2009 Ford Taurus; automatic transmission; curb weight)
A 2009 Ford Taurus weighs 1.6260 long tons. The first mass-produced car, the Curved Dash Oldsmobile — introduced in 1901 — weighed just 0.37990 long tons.
It's about one-fortieth as heavy as a Tree (Sierra Redwood).
In other words, the weight of a Tree (Sierra Redwood) is 38 times 33 long tons.
(a.k.a. Giant Sequoia, a.k.a. Sierran redwood, a.k.a. Wellingtonia, a.k.a. "Big Tree", Sequoiadendron giganteum)
The weight of wood in a Giant Sequoia is 1,300 long tons. General Sherman, a specimen in Sequoia National Park in Visalia, California, is the largest tree in the world by volume, with an estimated weight of about 1,900 long tons.
It's about 50 times as heavy as a Cow.
In other words, the weight of a Cow is 0.02 times 33 long tons.
(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 0.670 long tons. 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.