Gigahenries to Henries Converter

Enter the electrical inductance in gigahenries below to get the value converted to henries.

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1 GH = 1,000,000,000 H

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How to Convert Gigahenries to Henries

To convert a measurement in gigahenries to a measurement in henries, multiply the electrical inductance by the following conversion ratio: 1,000,000,000 henries/gigahenry.

Since one gigahenry is equal to 1,000,000,000 henries, you can use this simple formula to convert:

henries = gigahenries × 1,000,000,000

The electrical inductance in henries is equal to the electrical inductance in gigahenries multiplied by 1,000,000,000.

For example, here's how to convert 5 gigahenries to henries using the formula above.
henries = (5 GH × 1,000,000,000) = 5,000,000,000 H

How Many Henries Are in a Gigahenry?

There are 1,000,000,000 henries in a gigahenry, which is why we use this value in the formula above.

1 GH = 1,000,000,000 H

Gigahenries and henries are both units used to measure electrical inductance. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

What Is a Gigahenry?

One gigahenry is equal to 1,000,000,000 henries, which are the inductance of a conductor with one volt of electromotive force when the current is increased by one ampere per second.

The gigahenry is a multiple of the henry, which is the SI derived unit for electrical inductance. In the metric system, "giga" is the prefix for billions, or 109. Gigahenries can be abbreviated as GH; for example, 1 gigahenry can be written as 1 GH.

Learn more about gigahenries.

What Is a Henry?

One henry is equal to the inductance of a conductor in which there is one volt of electromotive force when the current through the conductor is increased by one ampere per second.[1]

The henry is the SI derived unit for electrical inductance in the metric system. Henries can be abbreviated as H; for example, 1 henry can be written as 1 H.

The National Institute of Standards and Technology recommends using "henries" as the plural form of the unit, however the usage of "henrys" is also common.[2]

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Gigahenry to Henry Conversion Table

Table showing various gigahenry measurements converted to henries.
Gigahenries Henries
0.000000001 GH 1 H
0.000000002 GH 2 H
0.000000003 GH 3 H
0.000000004 GH 4 H
0.000000005 GH 5 H
0.000000006 GH 6 H
0.000000007 GH 7 H
0.000000008 GH 8 H
0.000000009 GH 9 H
0.0000000001 GH 0.1 H
0.000000001 GH 1 H
0.00000001 GH 10 H
0.0000001 GH 100 H
0.000001 GH 1,000 H
0.00001 GH 10,000 H
0.0001 GH 100,000 H
0.001 GH 1,000,000 H
0.01 GH 10,000,000 H
0.1 GH 100,000,000 H
1 GH 1,000,000,000 H

References

  1. International Bureau of Weights and Measures, The International System of Units, 9th Edition, 2019, https://www.bipm.org/documents/20126/41483022/SI-Brochure-9-EN.pdf
  2. Ambler Thompson and Barry N. Taylor, Guide for the Use of the International System of Units (SI), National Institute of Standards and Technology, https://physics.nist.gov/cuu/pdf/sp811.pdf

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