Convert millicandela to carcel unit - Conversion of Measurement Units

Convert millicandela to carcel unit

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How many millicandela in 1 carcel unit?
The answer is 9800.
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The SI base unit for luminous intensity is the candela.
1 candela is equal to 1000 millicandela, or 0.10204081632653 carcel unit.
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The SI prefix "milli" represents a factor of
10^{-3}, or in exponential notation, 1E-3.

So 1 millicandela = 10^{-3} candelas.

The definition of a candela is as follows:

The candela (symbol: cd) is the SI base unit of luminous intensity. It is the power emitted by a light source in a particular direction, weighted by the luminosity function. A common candle emits light with a luminous intensity of roughly one candela. The candela is officially defined as the luminous intensity of a source that emits monochromatic radiation of frequency 540×10^{12} hertz and that has a radiant intensity of 1/683 watt per steradian.

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