Show Summary Details

Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD REFERENCE (www.oxfordreference.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2013. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single entry from a reference work in OR for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

Subscriber: null; date: 23 September 2018

Prefixes for International System of Units

Source:
The Oxford Companion to Global Change

Prefixes for International System of Units

yotta (Y)

1024

zetta (Z)

1021

exa (E)

1018

peta (P)

1015

tera (T)

1012

giga (G)

109

mega (M)

106

kilo (k)

103

hecto (h)

102

deca (da)

101

deci (d)

10−1

centi (c)

10−2

milli (m)

10−3

micro (µ)

10−6

nano (n)

10−9

pico (p)

10−12

femto (f)

10−15

atto (a)

10−18

zepto (z)

10−21

yocto (y)

10−24