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It's about one-fifteen-thousandth as heavy as a House
In other words, 358 ounces is 0.0000651 times the weight of a House, and the weight of a House is 15,400 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 5,500,000 ounces, 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 16,200 ounces.
It's about 50,000 times as heavy as a Raindrop
In other words, 358 ounces is 50,000 times the weight of a Raindrop, and the weight of a Raindrop is 0.000020 times that amount.
(a.k.a. drop, a.k.a. droplet) (average)
The weight of a raindrop depends heavily on the type of weather, but averages about 0.007 ounces. The familiar teardrop shape of a raindrop is actually an optical illusion, caused by the reflection of the light and the motion of the drop.
It's about one-sixty-five-thousandth as heavy as Christ the Redeemer (statue)
In other words, 358 ounces is 0.000016 times the weight of Christ the Redeemer (statue), and the weight of Christ the Redeemer (statue) is 62,500 times that amount.
(a.k.a. O Cristo Redentor, a.k.a. Christo redemptor) (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Christ the Redeemer weighs 22,400,000 ounces. 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 one-one-hundred-fifty-thousandth as heavy as a Tree (Sierra Redwood)
In other words, 358 ounces is 0.0000078 times the weight of a Tree (Sierra Redwood), and the weight of a Tree (Sierra Redwood) is 130,000 times that amount.
(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 46,000,000 ounces. 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 67,000,000 ounces.
It's about 500,000 times as heavy as a Grain of Rice
In other words, 358 ounces is 480,000 times the weight of a Grain of Rice, and the weight of a Grain of Rice is 0.0000021 times that amount.
(conventional; US; long-, medium-, and short-gran varieties; uncooked)
With great differences in variety, the average among a sampling of common short-, medium- and long-grain rices finds that a single grain weighs about 0.00074 ounces before cooking. A staple through most of human history, archaeological evidence indicates that the earliest rice cultivation was about 11,500 years ago.
It's about one-one-millionth as heavy as The Eiffel Tower
In other words, 358 ounces is 0.00000100 times the weight of The Eiffel Tower, and the weight of The Eiffel Tower is 1,000,000 times that amount.
(a.k.a. La Tour Eiffel) (Paris, France) (total weight)
The Eiffel Tower weighs approximately 356,000,000 ounces. Architected to be quickly assembled, the Tower contains only 930 cu. meters of solid material.
It's about 0.0000008 times as heavy as The Brooklyn Bridge
In other words, 358 ounces is 0.0000007619 times the weight of The Brooklyn Bridge, and the weight of The Brooklyn Bridge is 1,313,000 times that amount.
(a.k.a. New York and Brooklyn Bridge) (Manhattan and Brooklyn, New York City, New York) (total weight)
The total weight of the Brooklyn Bridge is approximately 469,800,000 ounces. In a promotional event to prove the bridge's stability shortly after it opened, entertainer P. T. Barnum led a parade of 21 elephants across it in May of 1884.