Scientific Measurement Prefixes

Prefix Abbreviation Actual Value Scientific Notation
nano n .000,000,001 1 x 10-9
micro μ .000,001 1 x 10-6
milli m .001 1 x 10-3
centi c .01 1 x 10-2
deci d .1 1 x 10-1
deca D 10 1 x 101
hecto H 100 1 x 102
kilo K 1,000 1 x 103
mega M 1,000,000 1 x 106
giga G 1,000,000,000 1 x 109
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