G

From Rise: The Vieneo Province - The Space Simulator MMO from Unistellar Industries, LLC

The Acceleration exerted on objects at rest on earth.

The mass of the earth attracts objects with 9.8 Meters per second per second (m/s/s) acceleration.

G can be used to describe acceleration.

An object accelerating at 1 G starting at 0 speed and distance will be at

Second Speed Total distance covered from start
0 0 0
1 9.8m 9.8m
2 19.6 29.4
3 29.4 58.8
4 39.2 98
5 49 147
6 58.8 205.8
7 68.6 274.4

An object in space staying the same speed has an acceleration of 0G

An Object changing is speed 49m/s/s is experiencing a 5 G load.