›› Measurement unit: tonne

Full name: metric ton

Plural form: metric tons

Alternate spelling: tonne

Category type: weight

Scale factor: 1000


›› Similar units

metric ton
metric tonne


›› 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 tonne.


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›› 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).


›› Sample conversions: tonne

tonne to gigatonne
tonne to drachme
tonne to hectogram
tonne to atomic mass unit [1973]
tonne to tahil [China]
tonne to uncia [Rome]
tonne to clove
tonne to onša [Portuguese]
tonne to kilotonne
tonne to qintar [Arab]