Milligrams to Kilograms Converter
Enter the weight in milligrams below to get the value converted to kilograms.
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How to Convert Milligrams to Kilograms
To convert a measurement in milligrams to a measurement in kilograms, divide the weight by the following conversion ratio: 1,000,000 milligrams/kilogram.
Since one kilogram is equal to 1,000,000 milligrams, you can use this simple formula to convert:
kilograms = milligrams ÷ 1,000,000
The weight in kilograms is equal to the weight in milligrams divided by 1,000,000.
Milligrams and kilograms are both units used to measure weight. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.
What Is a Milligram?
The milligram is a unit of mass equal to 1/1,000 of a gram, or 0.0154 grains.
The milligram, or milligramme, is an SI unit of weight in the metric system. In the metric system, "milli" is the prefix for thousandths, or 10-3. Milligrams can be abbreviated as mg; for example, 1 milligram can be written as 1 mg.
Learn more about milligrams.
What Is a Kilogram?
The formal definition of the kilogram changed in 2019. One kilogram was previously equal to the mass of the platinum-iridium bar, known as the International Prototype of the Kilogram, which was stored in Sèvres, France.
The kilogram, or kilogramme, is the SI base unit for weight and is also a multiple of the gram. In the metric system, "kilo" is the prefix for thousands, or 103. Kilograms can be abbreviated as kg; for example, 1 kilogram can be written as 1 kg.
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Milligram to Kilogram Conversion Table
|1 mg||0.000001 kg|
|2 mg||0.000002 kg|
|3 mg||0.000003 kg|
|4 mg||0.000004 kg|
|5 mg||0.000005 kg|
|6 mg||0.000006 kg|
|7 mg||0.000007 kg|
|8 mg||0.000008 kg|
|9 mg||0.000009 kg|
|10 mg||0.00001 kg|
|100 mg||0.0001 kg|
|1,000 mg||0.001 kg|
|10,000 mg||0.01 kg|
|100,000 mg||0.1 kg|
|1,000,000 mg||1 kg|
- International Bureau of Weights and Measures, The International System of Units, 9th Edition, 2019, https://www.bipm.org/documents/20126/41483022/SI-Brochure-9-EN.pdf