›› Convert gigatonne to metric ton


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How many gigatonne in 1 tonne? 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 tonne.
Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.
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›› Quick conversion chart of gigatonne to tonne

1 gigatonne to tonne = 1000000000 tonne

2 gigatonne to tonne = 2000000000 tonne

3 gigatonne to tonne = 3000000000 tonne

4 gigatonne to tonne = 4000000000 tonne

5 gigatonne to tonne = 5000000000 tonne

6 gigatonne to tonne = 6000000000 tonne

7 gigatonne to tonne = 7000000000 tonne

8 gigatonne to tonne = 8000000000 tonne

9 gigatonne to tonne = 9000000000 tonne

10 gigatonne to tonne = 10000000000 tonne

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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: 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 (= 106 g).

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