## Measurement unit: teragram

**Full name:** teragram

**Plural form:** teragrams

**Symbol:** Tg

**Category type:** weight

**Scale factor:** 1000000000

## 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 1.0E-9 teragram.

Valid units must be of the **weight** type.

You can use this form to select from known units:

## Definition: Teragram

The SI prefix "tera" represents a factor of
10^{12}, or in exponential notation, 1E12.

So 1 teragram = 10^{12} grams-force.

## Sample conversions: teragram