Full name: megapascal
Plural form: megapascals
Category type: pressure
Scale factor: 1000000
The SI derived unit for pressure is the pascal.
1 pascal is equal to 1.0E-6 mega pascal.
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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.