## ››Convert picometre to light second

 picometer light-second

How many picometer in 1 light-second? The answer is 2.99792458E+20.
We assume you are converting between picometre and light second.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 1000000000000 picometer, or 3.3356409519815E-9 light-second.
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## ››Definition: Picometre

The SI prefix "pico" represents a factor of 10-12, or in exponential notation, 1E-12.

So 1 picometre = 10-12 metre.

## ››Definition: Light-second

A light-second is a unit of length. It is defined as the distance light travels in an absolute vacuum in one second or 299,792,458 meters. Note that this value is considered exact, since the meter is actually (as of 1983) defined in terms of the light second. It is just over 186,282 miles and almost 109 feet.

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