gallon to litre

Gallon and liter both are the units which are used to define the volume of any containers. Both these units have the high application, day to day life usage to industrial application, this article is devoted to studying of both these unit, we will learn about a gallon and liter and we will learn how to convert between gallon to the liter or vice-versa.

gallon to liter

Gallon

  • Gallon is the unit which is used to measure the volume of any substance, a gallon is defined differently in both the units as US gallon and imperial gallon.

US gallon:- us gallon is equal to 128 times the volume of Us fluid ounce.

Imperial gallon:- the imperial gallon is equal to 160 times the imperial fluid ounce.

  • In late times the main use of gallon was to use measure wines and beers and they are also terms defined as wine gallon etc.
  • Mainly one gallon is equal to 3.7 liters or we can say that the volume occupied by 3.7 liters is the volume which is equal to one gallon.
  • Quarts is another unit of volume and one gallon is equal to four quarts.

Liter

  • The liter is one of the widely used units which is used to measure the volume of any container.
  • One liter can be defined as the volume which is equal to one 1,000 cubic centimeters, this means that you need to take a volume of one cubic centimeter 1,000 times to make the volume equal to one liter.
  • The thing which we need to consider about liter is that it is the SI unit which is used to measure the volume.

Conversion, under given, is an equation using which you can convert gallon to the liter.

  • One gallon is equal to 3.7 liters, this means take the count of the gallon and multiply it with 3.7 to get it in the liter.