How many gigatonne in 1 metric ton?
The answer is 1.0E-9.
We assume you are converting between gigatonne and metric ton.
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The SI base unit for mass is the kilogram.
1 kilogram is equal to 1.0E-12 gigatonne, or 0.001 metric ton.
Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.
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››Quick conversion chart of gigatonne to metric ton

1 gigatonne to metric ton = 1000000000 metric ton

2 gigatonne to metric ton = 2000000000 metric ton

3 gigatonne to metric ton = 3000000000 metric ton

4 gigatonne to metric ton = 4000000000 metric ton

5 gigatonne to metric ton = 5000000000 metric ton

6 gigatonne to metric ton = 6000000000 metric ton

7 gigatonne to metric ton = 7000000000 metric ton

8 gigatonne to metric ton = 8000000000 metric ton

9 gigatonne to metric ton = 9000000000 metric ton

10 gigatonne to metric ton = 10000000000 metric ton

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The SI prefix "giga" represents a factor of
10^{9}, or in exponential notation, 1E9.

So 1 gigatonne = 10^{9} 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 (= 10^{6} g).

››Definition: Metric ton

A tonne (also called metric ton) is a non-SI unit of mass, accepted for use with SI, defined as: 1 tonne = 1000 kg (= 10^{6} g).

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