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  1. gigatons

    The tonne ( (listen) or ; symbol: t) is a unit of mass equal to 1000 kilograms. It is a non-SI unit accepted for use with SI. It is also referred to as a metric ton to distinguish it from the non-metric units of the short ton (United States customary units), and the long ton (British imperial units). It is equivalent to approximately 2204.6 pounds, 1.102 short tons, and 0.984 long tons. The official SI unit is the megagram (symbol: Mg), a less common way to express the same mass.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gigatons in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gigatons in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of gigatons in a Sentence

  1. Marty Odlin:

    The intentional removal of eight hundred gigatons of carbon from the atmosphere will probably be the biggest engineering challenge in human history, it's essentially running 150 years of the oil industry in reverse in 15 years.

  2. Marco Tedesco:

    The response of a single glacier does not imply that things have shifted, greenland is currently [ losing ] about 270 gigatons( a gigaton is a billion tons) of ice per year... its mass loss has been accelerating over the past decades, with Greenland being the single largest contributor to sea level rise.


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