›› 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 football field [Canada]
parsec to metric mile [high school]
parsec to cuerda
parsec to diraa [Egypt]
parsec to city block [South, West U.S.]
parsec to palm [US, Roman major]
parsec to hubble
parsec to pygme [Greece]
parsec to cape inch
parsec to city block [East U.S.]