Convert kilobar to petabar - Conversion of Measurement Units

Convert kilobar to petabar

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How many kilobar in 1 petabar?
The answer is 1000000000000.
We assume you are converting between kilobar and petabar.
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The SI derived unit for pressure is the pascal.
1 pascal is equal to 1.0E-8 kilobar, or 1.0E-20 petabar.
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The SI prefix "kilo" represents a factor of
10^{3}, or in exponential notation, 1E3.

So 1 kilobar = 10^{3} bars.

The definition of a bar is as follows:

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: Petabar

The SI prefix "peta" represents a factor of
10^{15}, or in exponential notation, 1E15.

So 1 petabar = 10^{15} bars.

The definition of a bar is as follows:

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.

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