## 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 489 grams into kilograms we have to multiply 489 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

489 g → M(kg)

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

M(kg) = 489 g × 0.001 kg

M(kg) = 0.489 kg

The final result is:

489 g → 0.489 kg

We conclude that 489 grams is equivalent to 0.489 kilograms:

489 grams = 0.489 kilograms

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 kilogram is equal to 2.0449897750511 × 489 grams.

Another way is saying that 489 grams is equal to 1 ÷ 2.0449897750511 kilograms.

## Approximate result

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

489 g ≅ 0.489 kg

An alternative is also that one kilogram is approximately two point zero four five times four hundred eighty-nine 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)
490 grams 0.49 kilograms
491 grams 0.491 kilograms
492 grams 0.492 kilograms
493 grams 0.493 kilograms
494 grams 0.494 kilograms
495 grams 0.495 kilograms
496 grams 0.496 kilograms
497 grams 0.497 kilograms
498 grams 0.498 kilograms
499 grams 0.499 kilograms