# Grams to Long Tons Conversion

Enter the weight in grams below to get the value converted to long tons.

**Results in Long Tons:**

## How to Convert Grams to Long Tons

To convert a gram measurement to a long ton measurement, multiply the weight by the conversion ratio. One gram is equal to 9.8421E-7 long tons, so use this simple formula to convert:

The weight in long tons is equal to the grams multiplied by 9.8421E-7.

**For example,**here's how to convert 5,000,000 grams to long tons using the formula above.

Grams and long tons are both units used to measure weight. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

## Grams

A gram is the mass/weight equal to 1/1,000 of a kilogram and is roughly equivalent to the mass of one cubic centimeter of water.

The gram, or gramme, is an SI unit of weight in the metric system. Grams can be abbreviated as *g*; for example, 1 gram can be written as 1 g.

## Long Tons

One long ton is equal to 2,240 pounds and is mostly used in the United Kingdom as a unit of mass/weight.^{[1]} Long tons are not the same as the short ton, which is used mostly in the United States, or the metric ton which is used throughout the world.

The long ton is an imperial unit of weight. A long ton is sometimes also referred to as an imperial ton or displacement ton. Long tons can be abbreviated as *lt*, and are also sometimes abbreviated as *t*. For example, 1 long ton can be written as 1 lt or 1 t.

## Gram to Long Ton Conversion Table

Grams | Long Tons |
---|---|

1 g | 0.00000098421 lt |

2 g | 0.0000019684 lt |

3 g | 0.0000029526 lt |

4 g | 0.0000039368 lt |

5 g | 0.000004921 lt |

6 g | 0.0000059052 lt |

7 g | 0.0000068894 lt |

8 g | 0.0000078737 lt |

9 g | 0.0000088579 lt |

10 g | 0.0000098421 lt |

100 g | 0.000098421 lt |

1,000 g | 0.000984 lt |

10,000 g | 0.009842 lt |

100,000 g | 0.098421 lt |

1,000,000 g | 0.984207 lt |

10,000,000 g | 9.8421 lt |

## References

- State of California Division of Measurement Standards, Brief History of Weights and Measures, https://www.cdfa.ca.gov/dms/trainingmodules/Module_05.pdf