›› Measurement unit: hectograms

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 hectograms.


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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: hectograms

hectograms to funt [Russia]
hectograms to gin [Japan]
hectograms to pound
hectograms to mic
hectograms to tael [Japan]
hectograms to gran [Germany]
hectograms to ounce [troy]
hectograms to mark [German]
hectograms to arroba [Spain]
hectograms to scruple [troy]