›› Measurement unit: parsec

Full name: parsec

Plural form: parsecs

Category type: length

Scale factor: 3.0856776E+16


›› SI unit: metre

The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 3.24077927001E-17 parsec.


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›› Definition: Parsec

The parsec (symbol pc) is a unit of length used in astronomy. It stands for "parallax of one arc second", and is approximately 19,131,554,073,600 (19 trillion) miles.


›› Sample conversions: parsec

parsec to city block [South, West U.S.]
parsec to cubit [English]
parsec to kind
parsec to douzičme [print]
parsec to digit
parsec to palm [US, Roman major]
parsec to pes
parsec to fall [English]
parsec to miil (mijl) [Danish]
parsec to faust [Hungary]