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How many gigatonne in 1 short ton? The answer is 9.0718474E-10.
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The SI base unit for mass is the kilogram.
1 kilogram is equal to 1.0E-12 gigatonne, or 0.0011023113109244 short ton.
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›› Quick conversion chart of gigatonne to short ton

1 gigatonne to short ton = 1102311310.9244 short ton

2 gigatonne to short ton = 2204622621.8488 short ton

3 gigatonne to short ton = 3306933932.7732 short ton

4 gigatonne to short ton = 4409245243.6976 short ton

5 gigatonne to short ton = 5511556554.6219 short ton

6 gigatonne to short ton = 6613867865.5463 short ton

7 gigatonne to short ton = 7716179176.4707 short ton

8 gigatonne to short ton = 8818490487.3951 short ton

9 gigatonne to short ton = 9920801798.3195 short ton

10 gigatonne to short ton = 11023113109.244 short ton

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›› Definition: Gigatonne

The SI prefix "giga" represents a factor of 109, or in exponential notation, 1E9.

So 1 gigatonne = 109 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).

›› Definition: Short ton

The short ton is a unit of mass equal to 2000 lb (exactly 907.18474 kg). In the United States it is often called simply "ton" without distinguishing it from the metric ton (or tonne) and the long ton —rather, the other two are specifically noted. There are, however, some U.S. applications for which "tons", even if unidentified, are usually long tons (e.g., Navy ships) or metric tons (e.g., world grain production figures).

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