## ››Convert giganewton to teranewton

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How many giganewton in 1 teranewton? The answer is 1000.
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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-12 teranewton.
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## ››Quick conversion chart of giganewton to teranewton

1 giganewton to teranewton = 0.001 teranewton

10 giganewton to teranewton = 0.01 teranewton

50 giganewton to teranewton = 0.05 teranewton

100 giganewton to teranewton = 0.1 teranewton

200 giganewton to teranewton = 0.2 teranewton

500 giganewton to teranewton = 0.5 teranewton

1000 giganewton to teranewton = 1 teranewton

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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: Teranewton

The SI prefix "tera" represents a factor of 1012, or in exponential notation, 1E12.

So 1 teranewton = 1012 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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