# Milliwatts To Gigawatts Conversion

1 mW = 0.000000000001 GW

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## How to convert milliwatts to gigawatts (mW to GW)

The formula for converting milliwatts to gigawatts is: GW = mW × 0.000000000001. To calculate the milliwatt value in gigawatts first substitute the milliwatt value into the preceding formula, and then perform the calculation. If we wanted to calculate 1 milliwatt in gigawatts we follow these steps:

GW = mW × 0.000000000001

GW = 1 × 0.000000000001

GW = 0.000000000001

In other words, 1 milliwatt is equal to 0.000000000001 gigawatts.

## Example Conversion

Let's take a look at an example. The step-by-step process to convert 6 milliwatts to gigawatts is:

- Understand the conversion formula: GW = mW × 0.000000000001
- Substitute the required value. In this case we substitute 6 for mW so the formula becomes: GW = 6 × 0.000000000001
- Calculate the result using the provided values. In our example the result is: 6 × 0.000000000001 = 6e-12 GW

In summary, 6 milliwatts is equal to 6e-12 gigawatts.

## Converting gigawatts to milliwatts

In order to convert the other way around i.e. gigawatts to milliwatts, you would use the following formula: mW = GW × 1000000000000. To convert gigawatts to milliwatts first substitute the gigawatt value into the above formula, and then execute the calculation. If we wanted to calculate 1 gigawatt in milliwatts we follow these steps:

mW = GW × 1000000000000

mW = 1 × 1000000000000

mW = 1000000000000

Or in other words, 1 gigawatt is equal to 1000000000000 milliwatts.

## Conversion Unit Definitions

### What is a Milliwatt?

### What is a Gigawatt?

## Milliwatts To Gigawatts Conversion Table

Below is a lookup table showing common milliwatts to gigawatts conversion values.

Milliwatt (mW) | Gigawatt (GW) |
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1 mW | 1e-12 GW |

2 mW | 2e-12 GW |

3 mW | 3e-12 GW |

4 mW | 4e-12 GW |

5 mW | 5e-12 GW |

6 mW | 6e-12 GW |

7 mW | 7e-12 GW |

8 mW | 8e-12 GW |

9 mW | 9e-12 GW |

10 mW | 1e-11 GW |

11 mW | 1.1e-11 GW |

12 mW | 1.2e-11 GW |

13 mW | 1.3e-11 GW |

## Other Common Milliwatt Conversions

Below is a table of common conversions from milliwatts to other power units.

Conversion | Result |
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1 milliwatt in watts | 0.001 W |

1 milliwatt in kilowatts | 0.000001 kW |

1 milliwatt in megawatts | 0.000000001 MW |