How many ton [metric] in 1 short ton?
The answer is 0.90718474.
We assume you are converting between ton [metric] and short ton.
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The SI base unit for mass is the kilogram.
1 kilogram is equal to 0.001 ton [metric], or 0.0011023113109244 short ton.
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››Quick conversion chart of ton [metric] to short ton

1 ton [metric] to short ton = 1.10231 short ton

5 ton [metric] to short ton = 5.51156 short ton

10 ton [metric] to short ton = 11.02311 short ton

15 ton [metric] to short ton = 16.53467 short ton

20 ton [metric] to short ton = 22.04623 short ton

25 ton [metric] to short ton = 27.55778 short ton

30 ton [metric] to short ton = 33.06934 short ton

40 ton [metric] to short ton = 44.09245 short ton

50 ton [metric] to short ton = 55.11557 short ton

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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: 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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