Pound per gallon (US) conversions

Convert pounds per gallon (US) to

pound per gallon (US liquid) (unit of density), pl. pounds per gallon (US), abbr. lb/gal

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About pound per gallon (US)

The pound per gallon (US liquid) is a unit of density equal to 119.8264 kilograms per cubic meter (1 lb/gal (US liquid) = 119.8264 kg/m3), the derived unit of density in the International System of Units (SI).

The pound per gallon (US liquid) is also equal to 0.1198264 kilograms per cubic decimeter (kg/dm3), or 119.8264 grams per cubic decimeter (g/dm3), or 0.1198264 grams per cubic centimeter (g/cm3), or 0.1198264 kilograms per liter (kg/L), or 119.8264 grams per liter (g/L) or 0.1198264 grams per milliliter (g/mL).

Comparison between pounds per gallon (UK) and pounds per gallon (US):

  • The pound per gallon (UK) or pound per Imperial gallon is equal to 99.7763 × 10-3 grams per milliliter
  • The pound per gallon (US liquid) or pound per US gallon is equal to 119.8264 × 10-3 grams per milliliter

The density of a material expresses the mass of the material per unit of volume. Thus, the pounds per gallon (US liquid) (lb/gal (US liquid)) show how many pounds are in one gallon (US liquid). The pound (or international avoirdupois pound) is a unit of mass in the Imperial and US customary systems of units while the gallon (US liquid) (or US liquid gallon) is a unit of volume in the US customary system of units.

Symbol: lb/gal

Plural: pounds per gallon (US)

Also known as: pound per US gallon (plural: pounds per US gallon)

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