Pounds (lb) to Hectograms (hg) calculator

Input the amount of pounds you want to convert to hectograms in the below input field, and then click in the "Convert" button. But if you want to convert from hectograms to pounds, please checkout this tool.


Formula used to convert lb to hg:

F(x) = x * 4.5359237

For example, if you want to convert 15 lb to hg, just replace x by 15 [lb]:

15 lb = 15*4.5359237 = 68.0388555 hg


  1. Multiply the amount of pounds by 4.5359237.
  2. The result will be expressed in hectograms.

Pound to Hectogram Conversion Table

The following table will show the most common conversions for Pounds (lb) to Hectograms (hg):

Pounds (lb) Hectograms (hg)
0.001 lb 0.0045359237 hg
0.01 lb 0.045359237 hg
0.1 lb 0.45359237 hg
1 lb 4.5359237 hg
2 lb 9.0718474 hg
3 lb 13.6077711 hg
4 lb 18.1436948 hg
5 lb 22.6796185 hg
6 lb 27.2155422 hg
7 lb 31.7514659 hg
8 lb 36.2873896 hg
9 lb 40.8233133 hg
10 lb 45.359237 hg
20 lb 90.718474 hg
30 lb 136.077711 hg
40 lb 181.436948 hg
50 lb 226.796185 hg
60 lb 272.155422 hg
70 lb 317.514659 hg
80 lb 362.873896 hg
90 lb 408.233133 hg
100 lb 453.59237 hg

About Pounds (lb)

The pound or pound-mass is a unit of mass. The most common definition today of a pound is the international avoirdupois pound, which is defined as exactly 0.45359237 kilograms. The symbol used to express pounds is lb.

An avoirdupois pound (traditional pound) is equal to 16 avoirdupois ounces and to exactly 7,000 grains. The conversion factor between the kilogram and the international pound was therefore chosen to be divisible by 7.

About Hectograms (hg)

A hectogram is a rarely used unit of weight, defined on the International System of Units (SI). One hectogram is equal to 100 grams. The symbol used to represent hectograms is hg.

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FAQs for Pound to Hectogram calculator

What is Pound to Hectogram calculator?

Pound to Hectogram is a free and online calculator that converts Pounds to Hectograms.

How do I use Pound to Hectogram?

You just have to insert the amount of Pounds you want to convert and press the "Convert" button. The amount of Hectograms will be outputed in the input field below the button.

Which browsers are supported?

All mayor web browsers are supported, including Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Firefox, Chrome, Safari and Opera.

Which devices does Pound to Hectogram work on?

Pound to Hectogram calculator works in any device that supports any of the browsers mentioned before. It can be a smartphone, desktop computer, notebook, tablet, etc.