››Convert parsec to kiloparsec

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How many parsec in 1 kiloparsec? The answer is 1000.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 3.2407792700054E-17 parsec, or 3.2407792700054E-20 kiloparsec.
Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.
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››Quick conversion chart of parsec to kiloparsec

1 parsec to kiloparsec = 0.001 kiloparsec

10 parsec to kiloparsec = 0.01 kiloparsec

50 parsec to kiloparsec = 0.05 kiloparsec

100 parsec to kiloparsec = 0.1 kiloparsec

200 parsec to kiloparsec = 0.2 kiloparsec

500 parsec to kiloparsec = 0.5 kiloparsec

1000 parsec to kiloparsec = 1 kiloparsec

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››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.

››Definition: Kiloparsec

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

So 1 kiloparsec = 103 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.

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