›› Measurement unit: hectogram

Full name: hectogram

Plural form: hectograms

Symbol: hg

Category type: weight

Scale factor: 0.1


›› SI unit: kilogram

The SI base unit for mass is the kilogram. The SI derived unit for weight or force is the newton.
1 kilogram is equal to 10 hectogram.


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›› Definition: Hectogram

The SI prefix "hecto" represents a factor of 102, or in exponential notation, 1E2.

So 1 hectogram = 102 grams-force.


›› Sample conversions: hectogram

hectogram to kilodalton
hectogram to tan [China]
hectogram to quintal [Spanish]
hectogram to tonelada [Spain]
hectogram to arroba [Spain]
hectogram to qintar [Arab]
hectogram to clove
hectogram to gin [Japan]
hectogram to packen [Russia]
hectogram to millimass unit