# Long Tons to Grams Conversion

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

**Results in Grams:**

## How to Convert Long Tons to Grams

To convert a long ton measurement to a gram measurement, multiply the weight by the conversion ratio.

Since one long ton is equal to 1,016,046.9 grams, you can use this simple formula to convert:

The weight in grams is equal to the long tons multiplied by 1,016,046.9.

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

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

## 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.

## 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 Ton to Gram Conversion Table

Long Tons | Grams |
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0.000001 lt | 1.016 g |

0.000002 lt | 2.0321 g |

0.000003 lt | 3.0481 g |

0.000004 lt | 4.0642 g |

0.000005 lt | 5.0802 g |

0.000006 lt | 6.0963 g |

0.000007 lt | 7.1123 g |

0.000008 lt | 8.1284 g |

0.000009 lt | 9.1444 g |

0.0000001 lt | 0.101605 g |

0.000001 lt | 1.016 g |

0.00001 lt | 10.16 g |

0.0001 lt | 101.6 g |

0.001 lt | 1,016 g |

0.01 lt | 10,160 g |

0.1 lt | 101,605 g |

1 lt | 1,016,047 g |

## References

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