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Convert cg to kg, kg to cg

Convert cg to kg

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Convert kg to cg

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How to convert cg to kg : Use the conversion calculator titled "Convert cg to kg". Enter a value in the cg field and click on the "Calculate kg" button. Your answer will appear in the kg field.

How to convert kg to cg : Use the conversion calculator titled "Convert kg to cg". Enter a value in the kg field and click on the "Calculate cg" button. Your answer will appear in the cg field.

Conversion Formulas

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 x 0.00001

The formula to convert from kg to cg is:

cg = kg x 100,000

Conversion Examples

Next, let's look at some examples showing the work and calculations that are involved in converting between centigrams (cg) and kilograms (kg).

Centigram to Kilogram Conversion Example

Task: Convert 25,400 centigrams to kilograms (show work)

Formula:
cg x 0.00001 = kg

Calculations:
25,400 cg x 0.00001 = 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

Conversion Tables

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 cg0.00001 kg
5 cg0.00005 kg
10 cg0.0001 kg
25 cg0.00025 kg
50 cg0.0005 kg
75 cg0.00075 kg
100 cg0.001 kg
250 cg0.0025 kg
500 cg0.005 kg
750 cg0.0075 kg
1,000 cg0.01 kg
2,500 cg0.025 kg
5,000 cg0.05 kg
7,500 cg0.075 kg
10,000 cg0.1 kg
25,000 cg0.25 kg
50,000 cg0.5 kg
75,000 cg0.75 kg
100,000 cg1 kg
250,000 cg2.5 kg

Kilograms to Centigrams Conversion Chart

kilograms (kg) centigrams (cg)
1 kg100,000 cg
2 kg200,000 cg
3 kg300,000 cg
4 kg400,000 cg
5 kg500,000 cg
6 kg600,000 cg
7 kg700,000 cg
8 kg800,000 cg
9 kg900,000 cg
10 kg1,000,000 cg
20 kg2,000,000 cg
30 kg3,000,000 cg
40 kg4,000,000 cg
50 kg5,000,000 cg
75 kg7,500,000 cg
100 kg10,000,000 cg
250 kg25,000,000 cg
500 kg50,000,000 cg
750 kg75,000,000 cg
1,000 kg100,000,000 cg

Conversion Definitions

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 centigrams in a gram.

What is a kilogram (kg)?

A kilogram is a unit of mass in the Metric System. The symbol for kilogram is kg. There are 1,000 grams in a kilogram.

How many centigrams in a kilogram?

There are 100,000 centigrams in a kilogram.

How many kilograms in a centigram?

There are 0.00001 kilograms in a centigram.

Understanding the Weight/Mass Units

This table provides a summary of the Weight/Mass units within their respective measurement systems.

Unit Symbol Measurement System Description
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 1,000,000 mcg = 1 g
milligrams mg Metric System 1000 mg = 1 g
centigrams cg Metric System 100 cg = 1 g, 1 cg = 10 mg
decigrams dg Metric System 10 dg = 1 g, 1 dg = 10 cg
grams g Metric System 1 g = 1000 mg or 100 cg or 10 dg
kilograms kg Metric System 1 kg = 1000 g
metric tons t Metric System 1 metric ton = 1000 kg