›› Measurement unit: tonnes

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 tonnes.


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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: tonnes

tonnes to dan [China]
tonnes to kilogram-force
tonnes to quintal [French]
tonnes to catti [Japan]
tonnes to funt [Russia]
tonnes to onša [Portuguese]
tonnes to slinch
tonnes to atomic mass unit [1998]
tonnes to pond [Dutch]
tonnes to shekel [Hebrew]