How many giganewton in 1 pound-force?
The answer is 4.4482216E-9.
We assume you are converting between giganewton and pound-force.
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giganewton or pound-force
The SI derived unit for force is the newton.
1 newton is equal to 1.0E-9 giganewton, or 0.22480894387096 pound-force.
Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.
Use this page to learn how to convert between giganewtons and pounds-force.
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1 giganewton to pound-force = 224808943.87096 pound-force
2 giganewton to pound-force = 449617887.74192 pound-force
3 giganewton to pound-force = 674426831.61289 pound-force
4 giganewton to pound-force = 899235775.48385 pound-force
5 giganewton to pound-force = 1124044719.3548 pound-force
6 giganewton to pound-force = 1348853663.2258 pound-force
7 giganewton to pound-force = 1573662607.0967 pound-force
8 giganewton to pound-force = 1798471550.9677 pound-force
9 giganewton to pound-force = 2023280494.8387 pound-force
10 giganewton to pound-force = 2248089438.7096 pound-force
You can do the reverse unit conversion from pound-force to giganewton, or enter any two units below:
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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.
The pound-force is a non-SI unit of force or weight (properly abbreviated "lbf" or "lbf"). The pound-force is equal to a mass of one pound multiplied by the standard acceleration due to gravity on Earth (which is defined as exactly 9.806 65 m/s², or exactly 196,133/6096 ft/s², or approximately 32.174 05 ft/s²).
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