›› Convert kilopascal to megapascal


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How many kilopascal in 1 megapascal? The answer is 1000.
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The SI derived unit for pressure is the pascal.
1 pascal is equal to 0.001 kilopascal, or 1.0E-6 megapascal.
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›› Quick conversion chart of kilopascal to megapascal

1 kilopascal to megapascal = 0.001 megapascal

10 kilopascal to megapascal = 0.01 megapascal

50 kilopascal to megapascal = 0.05 megapascal

100 kilopascal to megapascal = 0.1 megapascal

200 kilopascal to megapascal = 0.2 megapascal

500 kilopascal to megapascal = 0.5 megapascal

1000 kilopascal to megapascal = 1 megapascal


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›› Definition: Kilopascal

The SI prefix "kilo" represents a factor of 103, or in exponential notation, 1E3.

So 1 kilopascal = 103 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.


›› 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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