How many kilo newton in 1 metric tonne?
The answer is 9.80665002864.

We assume you are converting between **kilonewton** and **metric tonne**.

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The SI base unit for **mass** is the kilogram.

1 kilogram is equal to 0.00980665002864 kilo newton, or 0.001 metric tonne.

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The SI prefix "kilo" represents a factor of
10^{3}, or in exponential notation, 1E3.

So 1 kilonewton = 10^{3} newtons.

The definition of a newton is as follows:

In physics, the newton (symbol: N) is the SI unit of force, named after Sir Isaac Newton in recognition of his work on classical mechanics. It was first used around 1904, but not until 1948 was it officially adopted by the General Conference on Weights and Measures (CGPM) as the name for the mks unit of force.

A tonne (also called metric ton) is a non-SI unit of mass, accepted for use with SI, defined as: 1 tonne = 1000 kg (= 106 g).

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