# Mass Converter

# Mass Converter

### Mass

Mass is a fundamental property of matter that represents the quantity of matter in an object. It is a measure of the inertia and resistance to acceleration of an object when a force is applied to it. Mass is an essential concept in physics, engineering, and everyday life.

Below is a table showcasing various units of mass and their common conversions:

Unit Name | Unit Symbol | Conversion to Kilogram |
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Kilogram | kg | 1 kilogram |

Gram | g | 1 gram = 0.001 kilograms |

Milligram | mg | 1 milligram = 0.000001 kilograms |

Pound | lb | 1 pound = 0.453592 kilograms |

Ounce | oz | 1 ounce = 0.0283495 kilograms |

Tonne | t | 1 tonne = 1000 kilograms |

##### Kilogram

SI Unit of mass defined by a specific atomic transition frequency, the speed of light & Planks constant

##### Gram

1/1000 of a kilogram.