## ››Convert gigapascal to petapascal

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How many gigapascal in 1 petapascal? The answer is 1000000.
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The SI derived unit for pressure is the pascal.
1 pascal is equal to 1.0E-9 gigapascal, or 1.0E-15 petapascal.
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## ››Definition: Gigapascal

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

So 1 gigapascal = 109 pascals.

The definition of a pascal is as follows:

The pascal (symbol Pa) is the SI unit of pressure.It is equivalent to one newton per square metre. The unit is named after Blaise Pascal, the eminent French mathematician, physicist and philosopher.

## ››Definition: Petapascal

The SI prefix "peta" represents a factor of 1015, or in exponential notation, 1E15.

So 1 petapascal = 1015 pascals.

The definition of a pascal is as follows:

The pascal (symbol Pa) is the SI unit of pressure.It is equivalent to one newton per square metre. The unit is named after Blaise Pascal, the eminent French mathematician, physicist and philosopher.

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