›› Convert gigajoule to ton [explosive]


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How many gigajoule in 1 ton? The answer is 4.184.
We assume you are converting between gigajoule and ton [explosive].
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The SI derived unit for energy is the joule.
1 joule is equal to 1.0E-9 gigajoule, or 2.3900573613767E-10 ton.
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›› Quick conversion chart of gigajoule to ton

1 gigajoule to ton = 0.23901 ton

5 gigajoule to ton = 1.19503 ton

10 gigajoule to ton = 2.39006 ton

20 gigajoule to ton = 4.78011 ton

30 gigajoule to ton = 7.17017 ton

40 gigajoule to ton = 9.56023 ton

50 gigajoule to ton = 11.95029 ton

75 gigajoule to ton = 17.92543 ton

100 gigajoule to ton = 23.90057 ton

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›› Definition: Gigajoule

The SI prefix "giga" represents a factor of 109, or in exponential notation, 1E9.

So 1 gigajoule = 109 joules.

The definition of a joule is as follows:

The joule (symbol J, also called newton meter, watt second, or coulomb volt) is the SI unit of energy and work. The unit is pronounced to rhyme with "tool", and is named in honor of the physicist James Prescott Joule (1818-1889).

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