Measurement unit: hertz

Full name: hertz

Symbol: Hz

Alternate spelling: frequency

Category type: frequency

Scale factor: 1

SI unit: hertz

The SI derived unit for frequency is the hertz.

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Definition: Hertz

The hertz (symbol Hz) is the SI unit of frequency. It is named in honour of the German physicist Heinrich Rudolf Hertz who made some important contributions to science in the field of electromagnetism.

Sample conversions: hertz

hertz to kilohertz
hertz to terahertz
hertz to degree/minute
hertz to megahertz
hertz to millihertz
hertz to radian/second
hertz to cycle/second
hertz to revolution/minute
hertz to degree/hour