## 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 472 grams into kilograms we have to multiply 472 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

472 g → M(kg)

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

M(kg) = 472 g × 0.001 kg

M(kg) = 0.472 kg

The final result is:

472 g → 0.472 kg

We conclude that 472 grams is equivalent to 0.472 kilograms:

472 grams = 0.472 kilograms

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 kilogram is equal to 2.1186440677966 × 472 grams.

Another way is saying that 472 grams is equal to 1 ÷ 2.1186440677966 kilograms.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that four hundred seventy-two grams is approximately zero point four seven two kilograms:

472 g ≅ 0.472 kg

An alternative is also that one kilogram is approximately two point one one nine times four hundred seventy-two 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)
473 grams 0.473 kilograms
474 grams 0.474 kilograms
475 grams 0.475 kilograms
476 grams 0.476 kilograms
477 grams 0.477 kilograms
478 grams 0.478 kilograms
479 grams 0.479 kilograms
480 grams 0.48 kilograms
481 grams 0.481 kilograms
482 grams 0.482 kilograms