Newton to Rømer

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Convert Newton to Rømer

°Rø =
ºN * 1.5909
+ 7.50
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The Newton scale was devised by Isaac Newton. He defined the "zeroth degree of heat" as melting snow and "33 degrees of heat" as boiling water. His scale is thus a precursor of the Celsius scale, being defined by the same temperature references. Thus the unit of this scale, the Newton degree, equals 10033 Kelvin conversion or degrees Celsius and has the same zero as the Celsius scale.


Convert Newton to Rømer

°Rø =
ºN * 1.5909
+ 7.50


Rømer is a temperature scale named after the Danish astronomer Ole Christensen Rømer, who proposed it in 1701. In this scale, the zero was initially set using freezing brine. The boiling point of water was defined as 60 degrees. Rømer then saw that the freezing point of pure water was roughly one eighth of the way (about 7.5 degrees) between these two points, so he redefined the lower fixed point to be the freezing point of water at precisely 7.5 degrees. The inventor of the Fahrenheit scale Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit learned of Rømer's work increasing the number of divisions by a factor of four and establishing what is now known as the Fahrenheit scale.


Newton to Rømer table
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Newton Rømer
0ºN 7.50°Rø
1ºN 9.09°Rø
2ºN 10.68°Rø
3ºN 12.27°Rø
4ºN 13.86°Rø
5ºN 15.45°Rø
6ºN 17.05°Rø
7ºN 18.64°Rø
8ºN 20.23°Rø
9ºN 21.82°Rø
10ºN 23.41°Rø
11ºN 25.00°Rø
12ºN 26.59°Rø
13ºN 28.18°Rø
14ºN 29.77°Rø
15ºN 31.36°Rø
16ºN 32.95°Rø
17ºN 34.55°Rø
18ºN 36.14°Rø
19ºN 37.73°Rø
Newton Rømer
20ºN 39.32°Rø
21ºN 40.91°Rø
22ºN 42.50°Rø
23ºN 44.09°Rø
24ºN 45.68°Rø
25ºN 47.27°Rø
26ºN 48.86°Rø
27ºN 50.45°Rø
28ºN 52.05°Rø
29ºN 53.64°Rø
30ºN 55.23°Rø
31ºN 56.82°Rø
32ºN 58.41°Rø
33ºN 60.00°Rø
34ºN 61.59°Rø
35ºN 63.18°Rø
36ºN 64.77°Rø
37ºN 66.36°Rø
38ºN 67.95°Rø
39ºN 69.55°Rø
Newton Rømer
40ºN 71.14°Rø
41ºN 72.73°Rø
42ºN 74.32°Rø
43ºN 75.91°Rø
44ºN 77.50°Rø
45ºN 79.09°Rø
46ºN 80.68°Rø
47ºN 82.27°Rø
48ºN 83.86°Rø
49ºN 85.45°Rø
50ºN 87.05°Rø
51ºN 88.64°Rø
52ºN 90.23°Rø
53ºN 91.82°Rø
54ºN 93.41°Rø
55ºN 95.00°Rø
56ºN 96.59°Rø
57ºN 98.18°Rø
58ºN 99.77°Rø
59ºN 101.36°Rø
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