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# Orders of magnitude (power)

Orders of magnitude (power)

 Powers of 103 equal to... examples orders of magnitude 1 microwatt -- -- 10-6 W, 10-5 W, 10-4 W 1 milliwatt -- -- 10-3 W, 10-2 W, 10-1 W 1 watt -- horsepower = 745.7 W 1 W, 10 W, 102 W 1 kilowatt -- -- 103 W, 104 W, 105 W 1 megawatt -- -- 106 W, 107 W, 108 W 1 gigawatt -- -- 109 W, 1010 W, 1011 W 1012 watts -- -- 1012 W, 1013 W, 1014 W 1015 watts -- -- 1015 W, 1016 W, 1017 W 1018 watts -- -- 1018 W, 1019 W, 1020 W 1021 watts -- -- 1021 W, 1022 W, 1023 W 1024 watts -- Sun's Luminosity = 3.86 × 1026W 1024 W, 1025 W, 1026 W 1027 watts -- -- 1027 W, 1028 W, 1029 W 1030 watts -- -- 1030 W, 1031 W, 1032 W 1033 watts -- -- 1033 W, 1034 W, 1035 W 1036 watts -- -- 1036 W, 1037 W, 1038 W 1039 watts -- -- 1039 W, 1040 W, 1041 W

The pages linked in the right-hand column contain lists of powers that are of the same order of magnitude (power of ten). Rows in the table represent increasing powers of a thousand.

Orders of magnitude of other quantities: energy[?], time, length, area, volume, mass

See also SI, SI prefixes, SI base units, units, power, orders of magnitude, conversion of units

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