Convert dg to kg, kg to dg - Weight/Mass Conversion
Online calculators to convert decigrams to kilograms (dg to kg) and kilograms to decigrams (kg to dg) 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 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 10,000 decigrams 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 0.0001 kilograms in a decigram.
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 ÷ 10,000
The formula to convert from kg to dg is:
dg = kg x 10,000
Next, let's look at some examples showing the work and calculations that are involved in converting from decigrams to kilograms (dg to kg) or converting from kilograms to decigrams (kg to dg).
Decigram to Kilogram Conversion Example
Task: Convert 5,600 decigrams to kilograms (show work) Formula: dg ÷ 10,000 = kg Calculations: 5,600 dg ÷ 10,000 = 0.56 kg Result: 5,600 dg is equal to 0.56 kg
Kilogram to Decigram Conversion Example
Task: Convert 4.5 kilograms to decigrams (show work) Formula: kg x 10,000 = dg Calculations: 4.5 kg x 10,000 = 45,000 dg Result: 4.5 kg is equal to 45,000 dg
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 dg||0.0001 kg|
|2 dg||0.0002 kg|
|3 dg||0.0003 kg|
|4 dg||0.0004 kg|
|5 dg||0.0005 kg|
|6 dg||0.0006 kg|
|7 dg||0.0007 kg|
|8 dg||0.0008 kg|
|9 dg||0.0009 kg|
|10 dg||0.001 kg|
|20 dg||0.002 kg|
|30 dg||0.003 kg|
|40 dg||0.004 kg|
|50 dg||0.005 kg|
|75 dg||0.0075 kg|
|100 dg||0.01 kg|
|250 dg||0.025 kg|
|500 dg||0.05 kg|
|750 dg||0.075 kg|
|1,000 dg||0.1 kg|
|2,500 dg||0.25 kg|
|5,000 dg||0.5 kg|
|7,500 dg||0.75 kg|
|10,000 dg||1 kg|
|25,000 dg||2.5 kg|
|50,000 dg||5 kg|
|75,000 dg||7.5 kg|
|100,000 dg||10 kg|
|250,000 dg||25 kg|
Kilograms to Decigrams Conversion Chart
|kilograms (kg)||decigrams (dg)|
|1 kg||10,000 dg|
|2 kg||20,000 dg|
|3 kg||30,000 dg|
|4 kg||40,000 dg|
|5 kg||50,000 dg|
|6 kg||60,000 dg|
|7 kg||70,000 dg|
|8 kg||80,000 dg|
|9 kg||90,000 dg|
|10 kg||100,000 dg|
|20 kg||200,000 dg|
|30 kg||300,000 dg|
|40 kg||400,000 dg|
|50 kg||500,000 dg|
|75 kg||750,000 dg|
|100 kg||1,000,000 dg|
|250 kg||2,500,000 dg|
|500 kg||5,000,000 dg|
|750 kg||7,500,000 dg|
|1,000 kg||10,000,000 dg|
|2,500 kg||25,000,000 dg|
|5,000 kg||50,000,000 dg|
|7,500 kg||75,000,000 dg|
|10,000 kg||100,000,000 dg|
|25,000 kg||250,000,000 dg|
|50,000 kg||500,000,000 dg|
|75,000 kg||750,000,000 dg|
|100,000 kg||1,000,000,000 dg|
|250,000 kg||2,500,000,000 dg|
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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