›› Convert kilogram to metric tonne


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How many kilograms in 1 tonnes? The answer is 1000.
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The SI base unit for mass is the kilogram.
1 kilogram is equal to 0.001 tonnes.
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›› Quick conversion chart of kilograms to tonnes

1 kilograms to tonnes = 0.001 tonnes

10 kilograms to tonnes = 0.01 tonnes

50 kilograms to tonnes = 0.05 tonnes

100 kilograms to tonnes = 0.1 tonnes

200 kilograms to tonnes = 0.2 tonnes

500 kilograms to tonnes = 0.5 tonnes

1000 kilograms to tonnes = 1 tonnes

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›› Definition: Kilogram

The kilogram or kilogramme, (symbol: kg) is the SI base unit of mass. A gram is defined as one thousandth of a kilogram. Conversion of units describes equivalent units of mass in other systems.

›› Definition: Tonne

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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