›› Measurement unit: terapascal

Full name: terapascal

Plural form: terapascals

Symbol: TPa

Category type: pressure

Scale factor: 1000000000000


›› SI unit: pascal

The SI derived unit for pressure is the pascal.
1 pascal is equal to 1.0E-12 terapascal.


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›› Definition: Terapascal

The SI prefix "tera" represents a factor of 1012, or in exponential notation, 1E12.

So 1 terapascal = 1012 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.


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