Maßeinheiten

Internationale Maßeinheiten

 

Längeneinheiten:  
SI-Einheit = Meter [m]  
1 Seemeile [sm] 1.852 m
1 Meile [m] 1.609 m
1 yard [yd] = 3 ft 0,9144 m
1 foot [ft] = 12 in 0,3048 m
1 inch [in] (entspricht 1 Zoll) 0,0254 m
1 chain 20,117 m (engl. Maß)


Flächeneinheiten:  
SI-Einheit = Quadratmeter [m2]  
1 Hektar [ha] 10.000 m2
1 Ar [a] 100 m2
1 square yard [sq yd = yd2] 0,8361 m2
1 square foot [sq ft = ft2] 0,0929 m2
1 square inch [sq in = in2] 0,006452 m2
   


Volumeneinheiten:  
SI-Einheit = Kubikmeter [m3]  
1 m3 = 103 dm3
1 Liter [l] = 0,001 m3 = 1dm3
1 cubic foot [cu ft = ft3] = 28,32 l
1 cubic inch [cu in = in3] = 0,01639 l 
1 register ton [reg ton] = 100 ft3
1 bushel [bu] = 8 gal = 36,37 l
1 gallon [gal] (brit.) = 4,546 l
1 gallon [gal] (USA) = 3,785 l


Gewichtseinheiten :  
SI-Einheit = Kilogramm [kg]  
1 Tonne [t] = 1.000 kg
1 long ton [ ltn] =2240 lb = 1016,047 kg
1 short ton [sh tn] = 2000 lb = 907,185 kg
1 pound [lb] = 16 oz = 0,4536 kg
1 ounce [oz] = 0,02835 kg
1 candy = 254 kg (ostindisches Gewicht, in Bombay)
1 candy = 340 kg (ostindisches Gewicht, in Surata)