How many barn in 1 square mile?
The answer is 2.589988110336E+34.
We assume you are converting between barn and square mile.
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square mile
The SI derived unit for area is the square meter.
1 square meter is equal to 1.0E+28 barn, or 3.8610215854245E-7 square mile.
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A barn is a unit of area, abbreviated mostly as "bn", equal to 10^{-28} m^{2}. Although not an official SI unit, it is widely used by nuclear physicists, since it is convenient for expressing the cross sectional area of nuclei and nuclear reactions. A barn is approximately equal to the area of a uranium nucleus.

››Definition: Square mile

A square mile is defined as the area of a square
with sides one mile in length.

The definition of a mile is as follows:

A mile is any of several units of distance, or, in physics terminology, of length. Today, one mile is mainly equal to about 1609 m on land and 1852 m at sea and in the air, but see below for the details. The abbreviation for mile is 'mi'. There are more specific definitions of 'mile' such as the metric mile, statute mile, nautical mile, and survey mile. On this site, we assume that if you only specify 'mile' you want the statute mile.

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