Convert Volts to Gigavolts

Enter the voltage in volts below to get the value converted to gigavolts.

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1 V = 1.0E-9 GV
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How to Convert Volts to Gigavolts

To convert a volt measurement to a gigavolt measurement, multiply the voltage by the conversion ratio. One volt is equal to 1.0E-9 gigavolts, so use this simple formula to convert:

gigavolts = volts × 1.0E-9

The voltage in gigavolts is equal to the volts multiplied by 1.0E-9.

For example, here's how to convert 5 volts to gigavolts using the formula above.
5 V = (5 × 1.0E-9) = 5.0E-9 GV

Volts and gigavolts are both units used to measure voltage. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

Volts

Voltage is a measurement of electromotive force and the electrical potential difference between two points of a conductor. One volt is equal to the potential difference that would move one ampere of current against one ohm of resistance.

The volt is the SI derived unit for voltage in the metric system. Volts can be abbreviated as V, for example 1 volt can be written as 1 V.

Ohm's Law states the current between two points on a conductor is proportional to the voltage and inversely proportional to the resistance. Using Ohm's Law, it's possible to express the potential difference in volts as an expression using current and resistance.

VV = IA × R

The potential difference in volts is equal to the current in amperes times the resistance in ohms.

Gigavolts

One gigavolt is equal to 1,000,000,000 volts, which are the potential difference that would move one ampere of current against one ohm of resistance.

The gigavolt is a multiple of the volt, which is the SI derived unit for voltage. In the metric system, "giga" is the prefix for 106. Gigavolts can be abbreviated as GV, for example 1 gigavolt can be written as 1 GV.

Volt Measurements and Equivalent Gigavolt Conversions

Common volt values converted to the equivalent gigavolt value
Volts Gigavolts
1 V 0.000000001 GV
2 V 0.000000002 GV
3 V 0.000000003 GV
4 V 0.000000004 GV
5 V 0.000000005 GV
6 V 0.000000006 GV
7 V 0.000000007 GV
8 V 0.000000008 GV
9 V 0.000000009 GV
10 V 0.00000001 GV
11 V 0.000000011 GV
12 V 0.000000012 GV
13 V 0.000000013 GV
14 V 0.000000014 GV
15 V 0.000000015 GV
16 V 0.000000016 GV
17 V 0.000000017 GV
18 V 0.000000018 GV
19 V 0.000000019 GV
20 V 0.00000002 GV
21 V 0.000000021 GV
22 V 0.000000022 GV
23 V 0.000000023 GV
24 V 0.000000024 GV
25 V 0.000000025 GV
26 V 0.000000026 GV
27 V 0.000000027 GV
28 V 0.000000028 GV
29 V 0.000000029 GV
30 V 0.00000003 GV
31 V 0.000000031 GV
32 V 0.000000032 GV
33 V 0.000000033 GV
34 V 0.000000034 GV
35 V 0.000000035 GV
36 V 0.000000036 GV
37 V 0.000000037 GV
38 V 0.000000038 GV
39 V 0.000000039 GV
40 V 0.00000004 GV

More Volt Voltage Conversions

SI Units
Convert to Nanovolts
1 V is equal to 1,000,000,000 nanovolts
Convert to Microvolts
1 V is equal to 1,000,000 microvolts
Convert to Millivolts
1 V is equal to 1,000 millivolts
Convert to Kilovolts
1 V is equal to 0.001 kilovolts
Convert to Megavolts
1 V is equal to 1.0E-6 megavolts
Centimetre–Gram–Second Units
Convert to Statvolts
1 V is equal to 0.003336 statvolts
Convert to Abvolts
1 V is equal to 100,000,000 abvolts