›› Convert giganewton to meganewton


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How many giganewton in 1 meganewton? The answer is 0.001.
We assume you are converting between giganewton and meganewton.
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The SI derived unit for force is the newton.
1 newton is equal to 1.0E-9 giganewton, or 1.0E-6 meganewton.
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›› Quick conversion chart of giganewton to meganewton

1 giganewton to meganewton = 1000 meganewton

2 giganewton to meganewton = 2000 meganewton

3 giganewton to meganewton = 3000 meganewton

4 giganewton to meganewton = 4000 meganewton

5 giganewton to meganewton = 5000 meganewton

6 giganewton to meganewton = 6000 meganewton

7 giganewton to meganewton = 7000 meganewton

8 giganewton to meganewton = 8000 meganewton

9 giganewton to meganewton = 9000 meganewton

10 giganewton to meganewton = 10000 meganewton



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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.


›› Definition: Meganewton

The SI prefix "mega" represents a factor of 106, or in exponential notation, 1E6.

So 1 meganewton = 106 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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