Newtons to Dynes Conversion

Enter the force in newtons below to get the value converted to dynes.

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1 N = 100,000 dyn
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How to Convert Newtons to Dynes

To convert a newton measurement to a dyne measurement, multiply the force by the conversion ratio.

Since one newton is equal to 100,000 dynes, you can use this simple formula to convert:

dynes = newtons × 100,000

The force in dynes is equal to the newtons multiplied by 100,000.

For example, here's how to convert 5 newtons to dynes using the formula above.
5 N = (5 × 100,000) = 500,000 dyn

How Many Dynes Are in a Newton?

There are 100,000 dynes in a newton, which is why we use this value in the formula above.

1 N = 100,000 dyn

Newtons and dynes are both units used to measure force. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.


The newton is a unit to for measuring force equal to the force needed to move one kilogram of mass at a rate of one meter per second squared.[1]

The newton is the SI derived unit for force in the metric system. Newtons can be abbreviated as N; for example, 1 newton can be written as 1 N.

Newtons can be expressed using the formula: 1 N = 1 kgm / s2


The dyne is the force needed to move one gram of mass at a rate of one centimeter per second squared.

The dyne is a centimeter-gram-second (CGS) unit of force. Dynes can be abbreviated as dyn; for example, 1 dyne can be written as 1 dyn.

Dynes can be expressed using the formula: 1 dyn = 1 gcm / s2

Newton to Dyne Conversion Table

Newton measurements converted to dynes
Newtons Dynes
0.00001 N 1 dyn
0.00002 N 2 dyn
0.00003 N 3 dyn
0.00004 N 4 dyn
0.00005 N 5 dyn
0.00006 N 6 dyn
0.00007 N 7 dyn
0.00008 N 8 dyn
0.00009 N 9 dyn
0.000001 N 0.1 dyn
0.00001 N 1 dyn
0.0001 N 10 dyn
0.001 N 100 dyn
0.01 N 1,000 dyn
0.1 N 10,000 dyn
1 N 100,000 dyn


  1. Z. J. Jabbour and S. L. Yaniv, The Kilogram and Measurements of Mass and Force, Journal of Research of the National Institute of Standards and Technology,

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