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megaton TNT equivalent
Symbol:  Mt (TNT) 
Category:  Energy 
SI Equivalent:  4.18×1015 J
Dimension ML2T-2 
 
Notes
Large unit of energy typically used in military applications. It is related to the energy released by the explosion of one megaton of TNT (trinitrotoluene).
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Energy
  Symbol Unit Name
6.83007×105  bboe  barrel oil equivalent 
3.96188×1012  Btu (IT)  British thermal unit (IT) 
3.95882×1012  Btu (mean)  British thermal unit (mean) 
3.96453×1012  Btu (therm.)  British thermal unit (thermochemical) 
10×1011  Cal, kcal  Calorie (diet kilocalorie) 
9.97609×1014  calmean  calorie (mean) 
9.99044×1014  cal (therm.)  calorie (thermochemical) 
2.60895×1034  eV  electronvolt 
4.18×1022  erg  erg 
3.08301×1015  ft-lbf  foot-pound force 
9.91929×1016  ft-pdl  foot-poundal 
1.55708×109  Hp-h  horsepower (550ft-lbf/s)-hour 
4.18×1015  J  joule 
9.98686×1011  kcal15  kilocalorie (15°C) 
9.94173×1011  kcal4  kilocalorie (4°C) 
4.18×1012  kJ  kilojoule 
1000  kt (TNT)  kiloton TNT equivalent 
1.16111×109  kWh  kilowatt-hour 
2.60895×1028  MeV  megaelectronvolt 
4.18×109  MJ  megajoule 
1.42711×105  tce  tce (tonne coal equivalent) 
3.96282×107    therm (US) 
10×105  ton (TNT)  ton TNT equivalent 
1.16111×1012  Wh  watt hour 
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