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Kilograms to pounds

How many pounds in a kilogram. Kilograms to pounds conversion

Kilograms to Pounds Converter

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Definition of kilogram

The kilogram (kg) is the SI unit of mass. It is equal to the mass of the international prototype of the kilogram. This prototype is a platinum-iridium international prototype kept at the International Bureau of Weights and Measures. One kg is approximately equal to 2.20462262184878 pounds.

Definition of pound

One pound, the international avoirdupois pound, is legally defined as exactly 0.45359237 kilograms.

Kilogram to pounds formula and conversion factor

To calculate a kilogram value to the corresponding value in pound, just multiply the quantity in kilogram by 2.20462262184878 (the conversion factor).

Kilogram to pounds formulae

Pounds = kilograms * 2.20462262184878

The factor 2.20462262184878 is the result from the division 1/0.45359237 (pound definition). So, a better formula is

Pounds = kilograms / 0.45359237

Values around 1 Kilogram(s)

KilogramsPounds
0.61.323
0.71.543
0.81.764
0.91.984
12.205
1.12.425
1.22.646
1.32.866
1.43.086
1.53.307

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