## 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 490 grams into kilograms we have to multiply 490 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

490 g → M(kg)

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

M(kg) = 490 g × 0.001 kg

M(kg) = 0.49 kg

The final result is:

490 g → 0.49 kg

We conclude that 490 grams is equivalent to 0.49 kilograms:

490 grams = 0.49 kilograms

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 kilogram is equal to 2.0408163265306 × 490 grams.

Another way is saying that 490 grams is equal to 1 ÷ 2.0408163265306 kilograms.

## Approximate result

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

490 g ≅ 0.49 kg

An alternative is also that one kilogram is approximately two point zero four one times four hundred ninety 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)
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
500 grams 0.5 kilograms