Abfarads to Nanofarads Conversion

Enter the capacitance in abfarads below to get the value converted to nanofarads.

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1 abF = 1.0E+18 nF
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How to Convert Abfarads to Nanofarads

To convert an abfarad measurement to a nanofarad measurement, multiply the capacitance by the conversion ratio.

Since one abfarad is equal to 1.0E+18 nanofarads, you can use this simple formula to convert:

nanofarads = abfarads × 1.0E+18

The capacitance in nanofarads is equal to the abfarads multiplied by 1.0E+18.

For example, here's how to convert 5 abfarads to nanofarads using the formula above.
5 abF = (5 × 1.0E+18) = 5.0E+18 nF

How Many Nanofarads Are in an Abfarad?

There are 1.0E+18 nanofarads in an abfarad, which is why we use this value in the formula above.

1 abF = 1.0E+18 nF

Abfarads and nanofarads are both units used to measure capacitance. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.


The abfarad is capacitance of a capacitor that has a potential difference of one abvolt when charged with one abcoulomb of electricity. Although the abfarad contains the term "farad," it is not a multiple of the farad in the SI, and is actually equal to one billion farads, or one gigafarad. The abfarad is an obsolete unit with rare practical uses.

The abfarad is a centimeter-gram-second (CGS) electromagnetic unit of capacitance. An abfarad is sometimes also referred to as an EMU. Abfarads can be abbreviated as abF; for example, 1 abfarad can be written as 1 abF.


The nanofarad is 1/1,000,000,000 of a farad, which is the capacitance of a capacitor with a potential difference of one volt when it is charged by one coulomb of electricity.

The nanofarad is a multiple of the farad, which is the SI derived unit for capacitance. In the metric system, "nano" is the prefix for 10-9. Nanofarads can be abbreviated as nF; for example, 1 nanofarad can be written as 1 nF.

Abfarad to Nanofarad Conversion Table

Abfarad measurements converted to nanofarads
Abfarads Nanofarads
0.000000000000000001 abF 1 nF
0.000000000000000002 abF 2 nF
0.000000000000000003 abF 3 nF
0.000000000000000004 abF 4 nF
0.000000000000000005 abF 5 nF
0.000000000000000006 abF 6 nF
0.000000000000000007 abF 7 nF
0.000000000000000008 abF 8 nF
0.000000000000000009 abF 9 nF
0.0000000000000000001 abF 0.1 nF
0.000000000000000001 abF 1 nF
0.00000000000000001 abF 10 nF
0.0000000000000001 abF 100 nF
0.000000000000001 abF 1,000 nF
0.00000000000001 abF 10,000 nF
0.0000000000001 abF 100,000 nF
0.000000000001 abF 1,000,000 nF
0.00000000001 abF 10,000,000 nF
0.0000000001 abF 100,000,000 nF
0.000000001 abF 1,000,000,000 nF
0.00000001 abF 10,000,000,000 nF
0.0000001 abF 100,000,000,000 nF
0.000001 abF 1,000,000,000,000 nF
0.00001 abF 10,000,000,000,000 nF
0.0001 abF 100,000,000,000,000 nF
0.001 abF 1,000,000,000,000,000 nF
0.01 abF 10,000,000,000,000,000 nF
0.1 abF 100,000,000,000,000,000 nF
1 abF 1,000,000,000,000,000,000 nF

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