›› Measurement unit: dekatonne

Full name: dekatonne

Plural form: dekatonnes

Alternate spelling: dekaton

Category type: weight

Scale factor: 10000

›› SI unit: kilogram

The SI base unit for mass is the kilogram. The SI derived unit for weight or force is the newton.
1 kilogram is equal to 0.0001 dekatonne.

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›› Definition: Dekatonne

The SI prefix "deka" represents a factor of 101, or in exponential notation, 1E1.

So 1 dekatonne = 101 tonnes.

The definition of a tonne is as follows:

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).

›› Sample conversions: dekatonne

dekatonne to atomic mass unit [1986]
dekatonne to tetradrachm [Hebrew]
dekatonne to millier
dekatonne to hundredweight [long, UK]
dekatonne to centner [Russia]
dekatonne to truss
dekatonne to gran [Germany]
dekatonne to quartern
dekatonne to ton [metric]
dekatonne to pond [Dutch]