Convert terajoule to erg - Conversion of Measurement Units

Convert terajoule to erg

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How many terajoule in 1 erg?
The answer is 1.0E-19.
We assume you are converting between terajoule and erg.
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The SI derived unit for energy is the joule.
1 joule is equal to 1.0E-12 terajoule, or 10000000 erg.
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Quick conversion chart of terajoule to erg

1 terajoule to erg = 1.0E+19 erg

2 terajoule to erg = 2.0E+19 erg

3 terajoule to erg = 3.0E+19 erg

4 terajoule to erg = 4.0E+19 erg

5 terajoule to erg = 5.0E+19 erg

6 terajoule to erg = 6.0E+19 erg

7 terajoule to erg = 7.0E+19 erg

8 terajoule to erg = 8.0E+19 erg

9 terajoule to erg = 9.0E+19 erg

10 terajoule to erg = 1.0E+20 erg

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The SI prefix "tera" represents a factor of
10^{12}, or in exponential notation, 1E12.

So 1 terajoule = 10^{12} 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).

Definition: Erg

An erg is the unit of energy and mechanical work in the centimetre-gram-second (CGS) system of units, symbol "erg". Its name is derived from the Greek word meaning "work".

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