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Difference between g and G

What is the difference between capital ‘G’ and small ‘g’ in the chapter gravitation?

 g  G
 Acceleration due to gravity  Universal constant of gravitation
 varies from place to place  A constant everywhere on earth
 vector quantity  A dimensional constant
 unit is ms-2  unit is Nm2kg-2

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