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inHg
millimeter of mercury


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How many inHg in 1 millimeter of mercury? The answer is 0.039370079197446.
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The SI derived unit for pressure is the pascal.
1 pascal is equal to 0.00029529983071445 inHg, or 0.0075006156130264 millimeter of mercury.
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›› Quick conversion chart of inHg to millimeter of mercury

1 inHg to millimeter of mercury = 25.4 millimeter of mercury

2 inHg to millimeter of mercury = 50.8 millimeter of mercury

3 inHg to millimeter of mercury = 76.2 millimeter of mercury

4 inHg to millimeter of mercury = 101.6 millimeter of mercury

5 inHg to millimeter of mercury = 127 millimeter of mercury

6 inHg to millimeter of mercury = 152.4 millimeter of mercury

7 inHg to millimeter of mercury = 177.8 millimeter of mercury

8 inHg to millimeter of mercury = 203.2 millimeter of mercury

9 inHg to millimeter of mercury = 228.6 millimeter of mercury

10 inHg to millimeter of mercury = 254 millimeter of mercury



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›› Definition: Inch of mercury

Inches of mercury or inHg is a non-SI unit for pressure. It is still widely used for barometric pressure in weather reports and aviation in the United States, but is considered somewhat outdated elsewhere.

It is defined as the pressure exerted by a column of mercury of 1 inch in height at 32 °F (0 °C) at the standard acceleration of gravity.

1 inHg = 3,386.389 pascals at 0 °C.

Aircraft operating at higher altitudes (above 18,000 feet) set their barometric altimeters to a standard pressure of 29.92 inHg or 1,013.2 hPa (1 hPa = 1 mbar) regardless of the actual sea level pressure, with inches of mercury used in the U.S. and Canada. The resulting altimeter readings are known as flight levels.

Piston engine aircraft with constant-speed propellers also use inHg to measure manifold pressure, which is indicative of engine power produced.


›› Definition: Millimeter of mercury

The torr (symbol: Torr) or millimetre of mercury (mmHg) is a non-SI unit of pressure. It is the atmospheric pressure that supports a column of mercury 1 millimetre high. The unit is named after Evangelista Torricelli, Italian physicist and mathematician, for his discovery of the principle of the barometer in 1643.


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