›› 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 clove
tonne to pound
tonne to kiloton [short, US]
tonne to chin [Japan]
tonne to zettagram
tonne to seer [India]
tonne to teragram
tonne to keg [nails]
tonne to pund [Scandinavia]
tonne to exagram