## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from grams to kilograms is 0.001, which means that 1 gram is equal to 0.001 kilograms:

1 g = 0.001 kg

To convert 17 grams into kilograms we have to multiply 17 by the conversion factor in order to get the mass amount from grams to kilograms. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 g → 0.001 kg

17 g → M(kg)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the mass M in kilograms:

M(kg) = 17 g × 0.001 kg

M(kg) = 0.017 kg

The final result is:

17 g → 0.017 kg

We conclude that 17 grams is equivalent to 0.017 kilograms:

17 grams = 0.017 kilograms

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 kilogram is equal to 58.823529411765 × 17 grams.

Another way is saying that 17 grams is equal to 1 ÷ 58.823529411765 kilograms.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that seventeen grams is approximately zero point zero one seven kilograms:

17 g ≅ 0.017 kg

An alternative is also that one kilogram is approximately fifty-eight point eight two four times seventeen grams.

## Conversion table

### grams to kilograms chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from grams to kilograms

grams (g) kilograms (kg)
18 grams 0.018 kilograms
19 grams 0.019 kilograms
20 grams 0.02 kilograms
21 grams 0.021 kilograms
22 grams 0.022 kilograms
23 grams 0.023 kilograms
24 grams 0.024 kilograms
25 grams 0.025 kilograms
26 grams 0.026 kilograms
27 grams 0.027 kilograms