## ››Convert giganewton to joule/metre

 giganewton joule/meter

How many giganewton in 1 joule/meter? The answer is 1.0E-9.
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The SI derived unit for force is the newton.
1 newton is equal to 1.0E-9 giganewton, or 1 joule/meter.
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## ››Quick conversion chart of giganewton to joule/meter

1 giganewton to joule/meter = 1000000000 joule/meter

2 giganewton to joule/meter = 2000000000 joule/meter

3 giganewton to joule/meter = 3000000000 joule/meter

4 giganewton to joule/meter = 4000000000 joule/meter

5 giganewton to joule/meter = 5000000000 joule/meter

6 giganewton to joule/meter = 6000000000 joule/meter

7 giganewton to joule/meter = 7000000000 joule/meter

8 giganewton to joule/meter = 8000000000 joule/meter

9 giganewton to joule/meter = 9000000000 joule/meter

10 giganewton to joule/meter = 10000000000 joule/meter

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## ››Definition: Giganewton

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

So 1 giganewton = 109 newtons.

The definition of a newton is as follows:

In physics, the newton (symbol: N) is the SI unit of force, named after Sir Isaac Newton in recognition of his work on classical mechanics. It was first used around 1904, but not until 1948 was it officially adopted by the General Conference on Weights and Measures (CGPM) as the name for the mks unit of force.

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