›› Measurement unit: metric tonne

Full name: metric tonne

Plural form: tonnes

Alternate spelling: metric tonnes

Category type: weight

Scale factor: 1000


›› SI unit: kilogram

The SI base unit for mass is the kilogram. The SI derived unit for weight or force is the newton.
1 kilogram is equal to 0.001 metric tonne.


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›› 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).


›› Sample conversions: metric tonne

metric tonne to keel [coal]
metric tonne to quarter [US]
metric tonne to lot [Germany]
metric tonne to teragram
metric tonne to flask
metric tonne to tonelada [Portugal]
metric tonne to atomic mass unit [1973]
metric tonne to troy pound
metric tonne to carat [UK]
metric tonne to mark [German]