›› Convert giganewton to ton-force [short]


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How many giganewton in 1 ton-force [short]? The answer is 8.8964432E-6.
We assume you are converting between giganewton and ton-force [short].
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giganewton or ton-force [short]
The SI derived unit for force is the newton.
1 newton is equal to 1.0E-9 giganewton, or 0.00011240447193548 ton-force [short].
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›› Quick conversion chart of giganewton to ton-force [short]

1 giganewton to ton-force [short] = 112404.47194 ton-force [short]

2 giganewton to ton-force [short] = 224808.94387 ton-force [short]

3 giganewton to ton-force [short] = 337213.41581 ton-force [short]

4 giganewton to ton-force [short] = 449617.88774 ton-force [short]

5 giganewton to ton-force [short] = 562022.35968 ton-force [short]

6 giganewton to ton-force [short] = 674426.83161 ton-force [short]

7 giganewton to ton-force [short] = 786831.30355 ton-force [short]

8 giganewton to ton-force [short] = 899235.77548 ton-force [short]

9 giganewton to ton-force [short] = 1011640.24742 ton-force [short]

10 giganewton to ton-force [short] = 1124044.71935 ton-force [short]



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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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