Convert cg to kg, kg to cg - Weight/Mass Conversion
Online calculators to convert centigrams to kilograms (cg to kg) and kilograms to centigrams (kg to cg) with formulas, examples, and tables. Our conversions provide a quick and easy way to convert between Weight/Mass units.
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The following is a list of definitions relating to conversions between centigrams and kilograms.
What is a centigram (cg)?
A centigram is a unit of mass in the Metric System. The symbol for centigram is cg. There are 100,000 centigrams in a kilogram.
What is a kilogram (kg)?
A kilogram is a unit of mass in the Metric System. The symbol for kilogram is kg. There are 0.00001 kilograms in a centigram.
Let's take a closer look at the conversion formulas so that you can do these conversions yourself with a calculator or with an old-fashioned pencil and paper.
The formula to convert from cg to kg is:
kg = cg ÷ 100,000
The formula to convert from kg to cg is:
cg = kg x 100,000
Next, let's look at some examples showing the work and calculations that are involved in converting from centigrams to kilograms (cg to kg) or converting from kilograms to centigrams (kg to cg).
Centigram to Kilogram Conversion Example
Task: Convert 25,400 centigrams to kilograms (show work) Formula: cg ÷ 100,000 = kg Calculations: 25,400 cg ÷ 100,000 = 0.254 kg Result: 25,400 cg is equal to 0.254 kg
Kilogram to Centigram Conversion Example
Task: Convert 35 kilograms to centigrams (show work) Formula: kg x 100,000 = cg Calculations: 35 kg x 100,000 = 3,500,000 cg Result: 35 kg is equal to 3,500,000 cg
For quick reference purposes, below are conversion tables that you can use to convert from cg to kg, and kg to cg.
Centigrams to Kilograms Conversion Chart
|centigrams (cg)||kilograms (kg)|
|1 cg||0.00001 kg|
|2 cg||0.00002 kg|
|3 cg||0.00003 kg|
|4 cg||0.00004 kg|
|5 cg||0.00005 kg|
|6 cg||0.00006 kg|
|7 cg||0.00007 kg|
|8 cg||0.00008 kg|
|9 cg||0.00009 kg|
|10 cg||0.0001 kg|
|20 cg||0.0002 kg|
|30 cg||0.0003 kg|
|40 cg||0.0004 kg|
|50 cg||0.0005 kg|
|75 cg||0.00075 kg|
|100 cg||0.001 kg|
|250 cg||0.0025 kg|
|500 cg||0.005 kg|
|750 cg||0.0075 kg|
|1,000 cg||0.01 kg|
|2,500 cg||0.025 kg|
|5,000 cg||0.05 kg|
|7,500 cg||0.075 kg|
|10,000 cg||0.1 kg|
|25,000 cg||0.25 kg|
|50,000 cg||0.5 kg|
|75,000 cg||0.75 kg|
|100,000 cg||1 kg|
|250,000 cg||2.5 kg|
Kilograms to Centigrams Conversion Chart
|kilograms (kg)||centigrams (cg)|
|1 kg||100,000 cg|
|2 kg||200,000 cg|
|3 kg||300,000 cg|
|4 kg||400,000 cg|
|5 kg||500,000 cg|
|6 kg||600,000 cg|
|7 kg||700,000 cg|
|8 kg||800,000 cg|
|9 kg||900,000 cg|
|10 kg||1,000,000 cg|
|20 kg||2,000,000 cg|
|30 kg||3,000,000 cg|
|40 kg||4,000,000 cg|
|50 kg||5,000,000 cg|
|75 kg||7,500,000 cg|
|100 kg||10,000,000 cg|
|250 kg||25,000,000 cg|
|500 kg||50,000,000 cg|
|750 kg||75,000,000 cg|
|1,000 kg||100,000,000 cg|
|2,500 kg||250,000,000 cg|
|5,000 kg||500,000,000 cg|
|7,500 kg||750,000,000 cg|
|10,000 kg||1,000,000,000 cg|
|25,000 kg||2,500,000,000 cg|
|50,000 kg||5,000,000,000 cg|
|75,000 kg||7,500,000,000 cg|
|100,000 kg||10,000,000,000 cg|
|250,000 kg||25,000,000,000 cg|
Understanding the Weight/Mass Units
This table provides a summary of the Weight/Mass units within their respective measurement systems.
|ounces||oz||US Customary Units/Imperial System|
|pounds||lbs or lb||US Customary Units/Imperial System||1 lb = 16 oz|
|stones||st||Imperial System||1 stone = 14 lbs|
|short tons||T||US Customary Units||1 short ton = 2000 lbs|
|long tons||long tn||Imperial System||1 long ton = 2240 lbs|
|micrograms||mcg or μg||Metric System||1 g = 1,000,000 mcg|
|milligrams||mg||Metric System||1 g = 1,000 mg|
|centigrams||cg||Metric System||1 g = 100 cg|
|decigrams||dg||Metric System||1 g = 10 dg|
|grams||g||Metric System||base unit|
|kilograms||kg||Metric System||1,000 g = 1 kg|
|metric tons||t||Metric System||1,000,000 g = 1 metric ton|
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