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# Orders of magnitude (volume)

Orders of magnitude (volume or capacity)

 Powers of 103 equal to... examples orders of magnitude 10-9 cubic metres -- -- 10-9 m3[?] , 10-8 m3[?] , 10-7 m3[?] 1 cubic centimeter -- -- 1 cm3, 10 cm3, 100 cm3 1 litre(cubic decimeter) -- -- 1 dm3, 10 dm3, 100 dm3 1 cubic meter(1000 litres) -- -- 1 m3, 10 m3, 100 m3 1000 cubic meters(1 million litres) -- -- 1 dam3, 10 dam3, 100 dam3 1 million cubic meters -- -- 1 hm3, 10 hm3, 100 hm3 1 cubic kilometer -- -- 1 km3, 10 km3, 100 km3 1000 cubic kilometers -- -- 1012 m3 , 1013 m3 , 1014 m3 1015 cubic metres -- -- 1015 m³, 1016 m³[?], 1017 m³[?] 1018 cubic metres -- -- 1018 m³, 1019 m³[?], 1020 m³[?] 1021 cubic metres -- -- 1021 m³, 1022 m³[?], 1023 m³[?] 1024 cubic metres -- -- 1024 m³, 1025 m³[?], 1026 m³[?] 1027 cubic metres -- -- 1027 m³, 1028 m³[?], 1029 m³[?]

The pages linked in the right-hand column contain lists of volumes that are of the same order of magnitude (power of ten). Rows in the table represent increasing powers of a thousand. (Note: dam3 and hm3 stand for cubic dekameter and cubic hectometer respectively. The terms in the left-hand column are common terminology.)

Orders of magnitude of other quantities: time, length, area, mass

See also SI, SI prefixes, SI base units, units, volume, orders of magnitude

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