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The kilotonne (or kiloton) is a unit of mass in the metric system equal to 1,000,000 kilograms (1 kt = 1,000,000 kg), the base unit of mass in the International System of Units (SI).
The kilotonne (kt) is also equal to 1,000 tonnes (t) or 1,000 metric tons (units of mass in the metric system), or about 984.2065276 long tons (an Imperial unit of mass) or 1,102.311306 short tons (a US customary unit of mass), or 2,204.6226218 × 103 pounds (lb) or 3.527396 × 107 ounces (oz), which are US customary / Imperial units of mass.
Also called: kiloton (plural: kilotons)