›› Measurement unit: megatonne

Full name: megatonne

Plural form: megatonnes

Alternate spelling: megaton

Category type: weight

Scale factor: 1000000000


›› 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 1.0E-9 megatonne.


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›› Definition: Megatonne

The SI prefix "mega" represents a factor of 106, or in exponential notation, 1E6.

So 1 megatonne = 106 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: megatonne

megatonne to kilogram-force
megatonne to quartern
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megatonne to oncia [Italy]
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megatonne to dram [apothecaries]
megatonne to tonelada [Spain]
megatonne to pund [Scandinavia]