›› 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 legua [Spanish, pre-1568]
parsec to league [UK]
parsec to line [small]
parsec to arshin [iran]
parsec to furlong [survey]
parsec to bicron
parsec to foot [Netherlands]
parsec to ligne [France]
parsec to fermi
parsec to link [Ramden, engineer]