Convert bar to megapascal


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How many bar in 1 megapascal? The answer is 10. We assume you are converting between bar and megapascal. You can view more details on each measurement unit: bar or megapascal The SI derived unit for pressure is the pascal. 1 pascal is equal to 1.0E-5 bar, or 1.0E-6 megapascal. Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results. Use this page to learn how to convert between bars and megapascals. Type in your own numbers in the form to convert the units!

Quick conversion chart of bar to megapascal

1 bar to megapascal = 0.1 megapascal

10 bar to megapascal = 1 megapascal

20 bar to megapascal = 2 megapascal

30 bar to megapascal = 3 megapascal

40 bar to megapascal = 4 megapascal

50 bar to megapascal = 5 megapascal

100 bar to megapascal = 10 megapascal

200 bar to megapascal = 20 megapascal

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Definition: Bar

The bar is a measurement unit of pressure, equal to 1,000,000 dynes per square centimetre (baryes), or 100,000 newtons per square metre (pascals). The word bar is of Greek origin, báros meaning weight. Its official symbol is "bar"; the earlier "b" is now deprecated, but still often seen especially as "mb" rather than the proper "mbar" for millibars.

Definition: Megapascal

The SI prefix "mega" represents a factor of 106, or in exponential notation, 1E6.

So 1 megapascal = 106 pascals.

The definition of a pascal is as follows:

The pascal (symbol Pa) is the SI unit of pressure.It is equivalent to one newton per square metre. The unit is named after Blaise Pascal, the eminent French mathematician, physicist and philosopher.

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