# Nanoseconds To Seconds Conversion

1 ns = 0.000000001 s

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## How to convert nanoseconds to seconds (ns to s)

The formula for converting nanoseconds to seconds is: s = ns × 0.000000001. To calculate the nanosecond value in seconds first substitute the nanosecond value into the preceding formula, and then perform the calculation. If we wanted to calculate 1 nanosecond in seconds we follow these steps:

s = ns × 0.000000001

s = 1 × 0.000000001

s = 0.000000001

In other words, 1 nanosecond is equal to 0.000000001 seconds.

## Example Conversion

Let's take a look at an example. The step-by-step process to convert 2 nanoseconds to seconds is:

- Understand the conversion formula: s = ns × 0.000000001
- Substitute the required value. In this case we substitute 2 for ns so the formula becomes: s = 2 × 0.000000001
- Calculate the result using the provided values. In our example the result is: 2 × 0.000000001 = 0.000000002 s

In summary, 2 nanoseconds is equal to 0.000000002 seconds.

## Converting seconds to nanoseconds

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

ns = s × 1000000000

n1 = s × 1000000000

ns = 1000000000

Or in other words, 1 second is equal to 1000000000 nanoseconds.

## Conversion Unit Definitions

### What is a Nanosecond?

### What is a Second?

## Nanoseconds To Seconds Conversion Table

Below is a lookup table showing common nanoseconds to seconds conversion values.

Nanosecond (ns) | Second (s) |
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1 ns | 0.000000001 s |

2 ns | 0.000000002 s |

3 ns | 0.000000003 s |

4 ns | 0.000000004 s |

5 ns | 0.000000005 s |

6 ns | 0.000000006 s |

7 ns | 0.000000007 s |

8 ns | 0.000000008 s |

9 ns | 0.000000009 s |

10 ns | 0.00000001 s |

11 ns | 0.000000011 s |

12 ns | 0.000000012 s |

13 ns | 0.000000013 s |

## Other Common Nanosecond Conversions

Below is a table of common conversions from nanoseconds to other time units.

Conversion | Result |
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1 nanosecond in years | 0.0000000000000000317057704502219403931515535828 yr |