## 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 842 grams into kilograms we have to multiply 842 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

842 g → M(kg)

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

M(kg) = 842 g × 0.001 kg

M(kg) = 0.842 kg

The final result is:

842 g → 0.842 kg

We conclude that 842 grams is equivalent to 0.842 kilograms:

842 grams = 0.842 kilograms

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 kilogram is equal to 1.187648456057 × 842 grams.

Another way is saying that 842 grams is equal to 1 ÷ 1.187648456057 kilograms.

## Approximate result

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

842 g ≅ 0.842 kg

An alternative is also that one kilogram is approximately one point one eight eight times eight hundred forty-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)
843 grams 0.843 kilograms
844 grams 0.844 kilograms
845 grams 0.845 kilograms
846 grams 0.846 kilograms
847 grams 0.847 kilograms
848 grams 0.848 kilograms
849 grams 0.849 kilograms
850 grams 0.85 kilograms
851 grams 0.851 kilograms
852 grams 0.852 kilograms