# Gigajoules to Electronvolts Converter

Enter the energy in gigajoules below to get the value converted to electronvolts.

**Results in Electronvolts:**

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## How to Convert Gigajoules to Electronvolts

To convert a measurement in gigajoules to a measurement in electronvolts, multiply the energy by the following conversion ratio: 6.2415E+27 electronvolts/gigajoule.

Since one gigajoule is equal to 6.2415E+27 electronvolts, you can use this simple formula to convert:

The energy in electronvolts is equal to the energy in gigajoules multiplied by 6.2415E+27.

**For example,**here's how to convert 5 gigajoules to electronvolts using the formula above.

### How Many Electronvolts Are in a Gigajoule?

There are **6.2415E+27** electronvolts in a gigajoule, which is why we use this value in the formula above.

1 GJ = 6.2415E+27 eV

Gigajoules and electronvolts are both units used to measure energy. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

## What is a Gigajoule?

One gigajoule is equal to 1,000,000,000 joules, which is the energy equal to the force on an object of one newton at a distance of one meter.

The gigajoule is a multiple of the joule, which is the SI derived unit for energy. In the metric system, "giga" is the prefix for billions, or 10^{9}. Gigajoules can be abbreviated as *GJ*; for example, 1 gigajoule can be written as 1 GJ.

Learn more about gigajoules.

## What is an Electronvolt?

An electronvolt is the amount of energy required to accelerate an electron through a difference in electric potential of one volt in vacuum.
One electronvolt is equal to the charge of 1.602176634 × 10^{−19} C, and is equal to the energy of 1.602176634 × 10^{−19} Joules.^{[1]}

Electronvolts can be abbreviated as *eV*; for example, 1 electronvolt can be written as 1 eV.

Energy in electronvolts can be expressed using the following formula: E = qV

The energy E in electronvolts is equal to the electric charge q in elementary charge times the potential difference V in volts.

Learn more about electronvolts.

## Gigajoule to Electronvolt Conversion Table

Gigajoules | Electronvolts |
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0.000000000000000000000000001 GJ | 6.2415 eV |

0.000000000000000000000000002 GJ | 12.48 eV |

0.000000000000000000000000003 GJ | 18.72 eV |

0.000000000000000000000000004 GJ | 24.97 eV |

0.000000000000000000000000005 GJ | 31.21 eV |

0.000000000000000000000000006 GJ | 37.45 eV |

0.000000000000000000000000007 GJ | 43.69 eV |

0.000000000000000000000000008 GJ | 49.93 eV |

0.000000000000000000000000009 GJ | 56.17 eV |

0.0000000000000000000000000001 GJ | 0.624151 eV |

0.000000000000000000000000001 GJ | 6.2415 eV |

0.00000000000000000000000001 GJ | 62.42 eV |

0.0000000000000000000000001 GJ | 624.15 eV |

0.000000000000000000000001 GJ | 6,242 eV |

0.00000000000000000000001 GJ | 62,415 eV |

0.0000000000000000000001 GJ | 624,151 eV |

0.000000000000000000001 GJ | 6,241,509 eV |

0.00000000000000000001 GJ | 62,415,093 eV |

0.0000000000000000001 GJ | 624,150,934 eV |

0.000000000000000001 GJ | 6,241,509,343 eV |

0.00000000000000001 GJ | 62,415,093,433 eV |

0.0000000000000001 GJ | 624,150,934,326 eV |

0.000000000000001 GJ | 6,241,509,343,260 eV |

0.00000000000001 GJ | 62,415,093,432,602 eV |

0.0000000000001 GJ | 624,150,000,000,000 eV |

0.000000000001 GJ | 6,241,500,000,000,000 eV |

0.00000000001 GJ | 62,415,000,000,000,000 eV |

0.0000000001 GJ | 624,150,000,000,000,000 eV |

0.000000001 GJ | 6,241,500,000,000,000,000 eV |

0.00000001 GJ | 62,415,000,000,000,000,000 eV |

0.0000001 GJ | 624,150,000,000,000,065,536 eV |

0.000001 GJ | 6,241,499,999,999,999,606,784 eV |

0.00001 GJ | 62,415,000,000,000,002,359,296 eV |

0.0001 GJ | 624,149,999,999,999,956,484,096 eV |

0.001 GJ | 6,241,499,999,999,999,833,276,416 eV |

0.01 GJ | 62,414,999,999,999,996,185,280,512 eV |

0.1 GJ | 624,149,999,999,999,961,852,805,120 eV |

1 GJ | 6,241,500,000,000,000,443,161,772,032 eV |

## References

- Tatum, J., Electricity and Magnetism - 2.3: Electron-volts, https://phys.libretexts.org/Bookshelves/Electricity_and_Magnetism/Electricity_and_Magnetism_(Tatum)/02%3A_Electrostatic_Potential/2.03%3A_Electron-volts

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