Power Prefixes ( Unit Conversion )

Prefixes used in electronics, physics, computers, communications, chemistry, etc. Conversion of units is the transformation between different units of measurement for the same site/quantity, typically through multiplicative modification factors!

PrefixUnit Symbol(s)Factor (power of 10)
yottaY1024
zettaZ1021
exaE1018
petaP1015
teraT1012
gigaG109
megaM106
kilok103
hectoh102
dekada101
decid10-1
centic10-2
millim10-3
microµ10-6
nanon10-9
picop10-12
femtof10-15
attoa10-18
zeptoz10-21
yoctoy10-24

Each multiplier consists of a one-letter abbreviation & the prefix that it stands for.

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