# Gigabar conversions

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## What is gigabar?

### Definition:

The gigabar is a non-SI unit of pressure equal to 1014 pascals (1 Gbar = 1014 Pa), the SI derived unit of pressure. It is also equal to 1011 kilopascals (kPa), or 108 megapascals (MPa), or 9.86923267x108 atmospheres (atm), or 109 bars (bar), or 1.450379x1010 pounds per square inch (psi), or 2.08854343x1012 pounds per square foot (psf) or 7.5006168x1011 torr (Torr).

The gigabar is equal to 1015 dynes per square centimeter (1 Gbar = 1015 dyn/cm²). The dyne (dyn) is a unit of force in the centimetre-gram-second (CGS) system of units while the square centimeter (cm²) is a unit of area in the SI.

*Note:*

The SI is an abbreviation for the International System of Units.

### Symbol:

Gbar

### Plural:

gigabars

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