# Milligram to Microgram Converter

## Milligram

What is the gram?

The gram is an important unit of mass in the metric system. Gram can be defined as the absolute weight of 1 cubic centimeter of water at 4 °C. Its symbol is “g”.

We can say that if a mass of 1 gram undergoes a force of 1 dyne, it will be accelerated at one centimeter per second squared (1 cm/s^{2}).

Non liquid ingredients in cooking is calibrated mainly in grams. We can say that the gram is most often used with food products.

What is the milligram?

The milligram is a unit of mass in the metric system of measurement. It equals a thousandth of a gram. It can be abbreviated as mg.

## Microgram

What is the gram?

The gram is an important unit of mass in the metric system. Gram can be defined as the absolute weight of 1 cubic centimeter of water at 4 °C. Its symbol is “g”.

We can say that if a mass of 1 gram undergoes a force of 1 dyne, it will be accelerated at one centimeter per second squared (1 cm/s^{2}).

Non liquid ingredients in cooking is calibrated mainly in grams. We can say that the gram is most often used with food products.

What is the microgram?

The microgram is a unit of mass in the metric system of measurement. It is equal to one millionth (1×10^{−6}) of a gram. It can be symbolized as “μg”.