How many kiloparsec in 1 parsec?
The answer is 0.001.
We assume you are converting between kiloparsec and parsec.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 3.2407792700054E-20 kiloparsec, or 3.2407792700054E-17 parsec.
Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.
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››Quick conversion chart of kiloparsec to parsec

1 kiloparsec to parsec = 1000 parsec

2 kiloparsec to parsec = 2000 parsec

3 kiloparsec to parsec = 3000 parsec

4 kiloparsec to parsec = 4000 parsec

5 kiloparsec to parsec = 5000 parsec

6 kiloparsec to parsec = 6000 parsec

7 kiloparsec to parsec = 7000 parsec

8 kiloparsec to parsec = 8000 parsec

9 kiloparsec to parsec = 9000 parsec

10 kiloparsec to parsec = 10000 parsec

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The SI prefix "kilo" represents a factor of
10^{3}, or in exponential notation, 1E3.

So 1 kiloparsec = 10^{3} parsecs.

The definition of a parsec is as follows:

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.

››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.

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