›› Convert megaton [explosive] to gigajoule


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How many megatons in 1 gigajoule? The answer is 2.3900573613767E-7.
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The SI derived unit for energy is the joule.
1 joule is equal to 2.3900573613767E-16 megatons, or 1.0E-9 gigajoule.
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›› Quick conversion chart of megatons to gigajoule

1 megatons to gigajoule = 4184000 gigajoule

2 megatons to gigajoule = 8368000 gigajoule

3 megatons to gigajoule = 12552000 gigajoule

4 megatons to gigajoule = 16736000 gigajoule

5 megatons to gigajoule = 20920000 gigajoule

6 megatons to gigajoule = 25104000 gigajoule

7 megatons to gigajoule = 29288000 gigajoule

8 megatons to gigajoule = 33472000 gigajoule

9 megatons to gigajoule = 37656000 gigajoule

10 megatons to gigajoule = 41840000 gigajoule

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›› Definition: Gigajoule

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

So 1 gigajoule = 109 joules.

The definition of a joule is as follows:

The joule (symbol J, also called newton meter, watt second, or coulomb volt) is the SI unit of energy and work. The unit is pronounced to rhyme with "tool", and is named in honor of the physicist James Prescott Joule (1818-1889).

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