Newtons to Nanonewtons Conversion

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

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1 N = 1,000,000,000 nN

How to Convert Newtons to Nanonewtons

To convert a newton measurement to a nanonewton measurement, multiply the force by the conversion ratio. One newton is equal to 1,000,000,000 nanonewtons, so use this simple formula to convert:

nanonewtons = newtons × 1,000,000,000

The force in nanonewtons is equal to the newtons multiplied by 1,000,000,000.

For example, here's how to convert 5 newtons to nanonewtons using the formula above.
5 N = (5 × 1,000,000,000) = 5,000,000,000 nN

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

Newtons

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 kgms2

Nanonewtons

One nanonewton is equal to 1/1,000,000,000 of a newton, which is equal to the force needed to move one kilogram of mass at a rate of one meter per second squared.

The nanonewton is a multiple of the newton, which is the SI derived unit for force. In the metric system, "nano" is the prefix for 10-9. Nanonewtons can be abbreviated as nN; for example, 1 nanonewton can be written as 1 nN.

Newton to Nanonewton Conversion Table

Newton measurements converted to nanonewtons
Newtons Nanonewtons
0.000000001 N 1 nN
0.000000002 N 2 nN
0.000000003 N 3 nN
0.000000004 N 4 nN
0.000000005 N 5 nN
0.000000006 N 6 nN
0.000000007 N 7 nN
0.000000008 N 8 nN
0.000000009 N 9 nN
0.0000000001 N 0.1 nN
0.000000001 N 1 nN
0.00000001 N 10 nN
0.0000001 N 100 nN
0.000001 N 1,000 nN
0.00001 N 10,000 nN
0.0001 N 100,000 nN
0.001 N 1,000,000 nN
0.01 N 10,000,000 nN
0.1 N 100,000,000 nN
1 N 1,000,000,000 nN

References

  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, https://www.nist.gov/system/files/documents/calibrations/j61jab.pdf