# Milliwatts To Megawatts Conversion

1 mW = 0.000000001 MW

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## How to convert milliwatts to megawatts (mW to MW)

The formula for converting milliwatts to megawatts is: MW = mW × 0.000000001. To calculate the milliwatt value in megawatts first substitute the milliwatt value into the preceding formula, and then perform the calculation. If we wanted to calculate 1 milliwatt in megawatts we follow these steps:

MW = mW × 0.000000001

MW = 1 × 0.000000001

MW = 0.000000001

In other words, 1 milliwatt is equal to 0.000000001 megawatts.

## Example Conversion

Let's take a look at an example. The step-by-step process to convert 3 milliwatts to megawatts is:

- Understand the conversion formula: MW = mW × 0.000000001
- Substitute the required value. In this case we substitute 3 for mW so the formula becomes: MW = 3 × 0.000000001
- Calculate the result using the provided values. In our example the result is: 3 × 0.000000001 = 0.000000003 MW

In summary, 3 milliwatts is equal to 0.000000003 megawatts.

## Converting megawatts to milliwatts

In order to convert the other way around i.e. megawatts to milliwatts, you would use the following formula: mW = MW × 1000000000. To convert megawatts to milliwatts first substitute the megawatt value into the above formula, and then execute the calculation. If we wanted to calculate 1 megawatt in milliwatts we follow these steps:

mW = MW × 1000000000

mW = 1 × 1000000000

mW = 1000000000

Or in other words, 1 megawatt is equal to 1000000000 milliwatts.

## Conversion Unit Definitions

### What is a Milliwatt?

### What is a Megawatt?

## Milliwatts To Megawatts Conversion Table

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

Milliwatt (mW) | Megawatt (MW) |
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1 mW | 0.000000001 MW |

2 mW | 0.000000002 MW |

3 mW | 0.000000003 MW |

4 mW | 0.000000004 MW |

5 mW | 0.000000005 MW |

6 mW | 0.000000006 MW |

7 mW | 0.000000007 MW |

8 mW | 0.000000008 MW |

9 mW | 0.000000009 MW |

10 mW | 0.00000001 MW |

11 mW | 0.000000011 MW |

12 mW | 0.000000012 MW |

13 mW | 0.000000013 MW |

## 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 gigawatts | 0.000000000001 GW |