Kilograms to Short Tons (US)

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US t =
kg * 0.0011023
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The kg is defined as being equal to the mass of the International Prototype of the Kilogram (IPK), a block of platinum-iridium alloy manufactured in 1889 and stored at the International Bureau of Weights and Measures in Sèvres, France.

It is the only SI unit that is defined by a physical object rather than a fundamental physical property that can be reproduced in laboratories.

US t =
kg * 0.0011023

Short Tons (US)

United States measurement also known as a short ton that equals 2,000 pounds

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