### How many metric tons in 500000 barrels of oil?

a barrel of oil is 42 gallons, a gallon of oil averages 7.67 lbs in weight so a barrel weighs on average 322 lbs or 147 kg 1000 kg = 1 metric ton so 500,000 bbl of oil should weigh in the vicinity of 73,500 metric tons **fuel oil weights are based on API gravities and vary between 6 lbs/gallon and 9 lbs/gallon typically

### How do you convert metric ton to American barrel?

You don't. Tons measure mass, whilst barrels measure volume. Actually, you can. To convert barrels to metric tons, you have to first know the API or specific gravity of the product. So let's take a gasoline with an API of 57.0. and we'll say we have 25k bbls. You must first convert the barrels to gallons. 25,000 x 42 = 1,050,000.00 gallons Then you have to know what the pounds per gallon for that gasoline…

### How many pounds are in a kiloton?

2,000,000 pounds A kiloton is 2000000 pounds I think kilo means 1000 and there are 2000 pounds in a ton so just do the math 1000x2000 and you should have your pounds. CORRECTION!!!!!!!!!!!!! there are exactly 41,887,829.815127 pounds in 1 kiloton. That's roughly 42 million. NO! NO NO Well to be honest 1 metric ton is 1000 kilos witch is 2204lbs 1 kiloton is 1000 metric tons so 1 kiloton is 2.204 million lbs so…

### How many metric tons are in 2 million barrels of oil?

A barrel of crude oil contains 42 US gallons and each gallon of crude oil weighs about 7 pounds. Two million barrels contains 84 million US gallons of crude oil weighing about 588,000,000 pounds. One metric ton is equal to 2,240 pounds, so: 588,000,000 pounds / 2,240 = about 262,500 metric tons in 2 million barrels