# Convert Long Ton to Kilogram (lton to kg)

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**Definitions:**

**Long Ton** (abbreviations: **Lton, or ton imperial**): is a non-SI metric unit of mass. Although, it is used principally as a unit of mass, it has acquired a number of meanings and uses over long years. It is equivalent to 1,016 kilograms (Kg), or approximately 2,239.859 pounds (lb), or 1.119929 short tons (US), or 1.016 metric tons.

**Kilogram** (abbreviations: **kg, or kgm**): is a SI (metric) system unit of mass (IPK, also known as "Le Grand K" or "Big K") and equivalent to 1/1000 of one gram. Where, at the temperature of melting ice, one gram is the absolute weight of a volume equal to the hundredth part of a metre cube of pure water.

## How to Convert Long Tons to Kilograms

*Example: How many kilograms are equivalent to 53.28 Long tons?*

As;

1 Long tons = 1016.0469088 kilograms

53.28 Long tons = Y kilograms

Assuming Y is the answer, and by criss-cross principle;

Y equals 53.28 times 1016.0469088 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 53.28 * 1016.0469088 / 1 = 54134.979300864 kilograms

Answer is: 54134.979300864 kilograms are equivalent to 53.28 Long tons.

*Practice Question: Convert the following units into kg:*

N.B.: After working out the answer to each of the next questions, click adjacent button to see the correct answer.

( i ) 50.47 lton

( ii ) 94.25 lton

( iii ) 60.97 lton