## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from pounds to kilograms is 0.45359237, which means that 1 pound is equal to 0.45359237 kilograms:

1 lb = 0.45359237 kg

To convert 60 pounds into kilograms we have to multiply 60 by the conversion factor in order to get the mass amount from pounds to kilograms. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 lb → 0.45359237 kg

60 lb → M(kg)

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

M(kg) = 60 lb × 0.45359237 kg

M(kg) = 27.2155422 kg

The final result is:

60 lb → 27.2155422 kg

We conclude that 60 pounds is equivalent to 27.2155422 kilograms:

60 pounds = 27.2155422 kilograms

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 kilogram is equal to 0.036743710364146 × 60 pounds.

Another way is saying that 60 pounds is equal to 1 ÷ 0.036743710364146 kilograms.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that sixty pounds is approximately twenty-seven point two one six kilograms:

60 lb ≅ 27.216 kg

An alternative is also that one kilogram is approximately zero point zero three seven times sixty pounds.

## Conversion table

### pounds to kilograms chart

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

pounds (lb) kilograms (kg)
61 pounds 27.669 kilograms
62 pounds 28.123 kilograms
63 pounds 28.576 kilograms
64 pounds 29.03 kilograms
65 pounds 29.484 kilograms
66 pounds 29.937 kilograms
67 pounds 30.391 kilograms
68 pounds 30.844 kilograms
69 pounds 31.298 kilograms
70 pounds 31.751 kilograms