The Erg is a CGS unit of energy equivalent to the work done by the force of a Dyne (a unit of force) pushing over a centimeter distance, i.e., one gram centimeter-squared per second-squared (g·cm²/s²). 10^{7} ergs make a Joule. Referenced by: Boltzmann Constant (k) Foe Joule Kepler Telescope Stellar Flare |