›› Measurement unit: megaparsec

Full name: megaparsec

Plural form: megaparsecs

Symbol: Mpc

Category type: length

Scale factor: 3.0856776E+22

›› SI unit: metre

The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 3.2407792700054E-23 megaparsec.

›› Convert megaparsec to another unit

Convert megaparsec to  

Valid units must be of the length type.
You can use this form to select from known units:

Convert megaparsec to  

›› Definition: Megaparsec

The SI prefix "mega" represents a factor of 106, or in exponential notation, 1E6.

So 1 megaparsec = 106 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.

›› Sample conversions: megaparsec

megaparsec to meile [North Germany]
megaparsec to lap [competition]
megaparsec to chinese yard
megaparsec to zeptometre
megaparsec to pouce
megaparsec to legoa
megaparsec to bamboo
megaparsec to block [Midwest U.S.]
megaparsec to estadio [Portugal]
megaparsec to pes