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Convert dg to kg, kg to dg

Convert dg to kg


Convert kg to dg


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

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

kg = dg x 0.0001

The formula to convert from kg to dg is:

dg = kg x 10,000

Conversion Examples

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

Decigram to Kilogram Conversion Example

Task: Convert 5,600 decigrams to kilograms (show work)

dg x 0.0001 = kg

5,600 dg x 0.0001 = 0.56 kg

5,600 dg is equal to 0.56 kg

Kilogram to Decigram Conversion Example

Task: Convert 4.5 kilograms to decigrams (show work)

kg x 10,000 = dg

4.5 kg x 10,000 = 45,000 dg

4.5 kg is equal to 45,000 dg

Conversion Tables

For quick reference purposes, below are conversion tables that you can use to convert from dg to kg, and kg to dg.

Decigrams to Kilograms Conversion Chart

decigrams (dg) kilograms (kg)
1 dg0.0001 kg
5 dg0.0005 kg
10 dg0.001 kg
25 dg0.0025 kg
50 dg0.005 kg
75 dg0.0075 kg
100 dg0.01 kg
250 dg0.025 kg
500 dg0.05 kg
750 dg0.075 kg
1,000 dg0.1 kg
2,500 dg0.25 kg
5,000 dg0.5 kg
7,500 dg0.75 kg
10,000 dg1 kg
25,000 dg2.5 kg
50,000 dg5 kg
75,000 dg7.5 kg
100,000 dg10 kg
250,000 dg25 kg

Kilograms to Decigrams Conversion Chart

kilograms (kg) decigrams (dg)
1 kg10,000 dg
2 kg20,000 dg
3 kg30,000 dg
4 kg40,000 dg
5 kg50,000 dg
6 kg60,000 dg
7 kg70,000 dg
8 kg80,000 dg
9 kg90,000 dg
10 kg100,000 dg
20 kg200,000 dg
30 kg300,000 dg
40 kg400,000 dg
50 kg500,000 dg
75 kg750,000 dg
100 kg1,000,000 dg
250 kg2,500,000 dg
500 kg5,000,000 dg
750 kg7,500,000 dg
1,000 kg10,000,000 dg

Conversion Definitions

The following is a list of definitions relating to conversions between decigrams and kilograms.

What is a decigram (dg)?

A decigram is a unit of mass in the Metric System. The symbol for decigram is dg. There are 10 decigrams 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 decigrams in a kilogram?

There are 10,000 decigrams in a kilogram.

How many kilograms in a decigram?

There are 0.0001 kilograms in a decigram.

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