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Note that the absence of Greek letters on the web means some of the following symbols aren't quite right. Superscripts are prefixed with "^" to insure they can be interpreted correctly even if your browser does not support superscripts.

- Y: 10
^{^24}yotta - Z: 10
^{^21}zetta - E: 10
^{^18}exa - P: 10
^{^15}peta - T: 10
^{^12}tera - G: 10
^{^9}giga - M: 10
^{^6}mega - k: 10
^{^3}kilo - h: 10
^{^2}hecto - da: 10
^{^1}deka - d: 10
^{^-1}deci - c: 10
^{^-2}centi - m: 10
^{^-3}milli - mu: 10
^{^-6}micro - n: 10
^{^-9}nano - p: 10
^{^-12}pico - f: 10
^{^-15}femto - a: 10
^{^-18}atto - z: 10
^{^-21}zepto - y: 10
^{^-24}yocto

- m: meters (length)
- kg: kilogram (mass)
- s: seconds (time)
- A: ampere (electric current)
- K: kelvin (thermodynamic temperature)
- mol: mole (amount of substance)
- cd: candela (luminous intensity)

- J: joules (work, energy, heat) N*m, Kg*m
^{^2}/s^{^2} - N: newton, (force) kg*m/(s
^{^2}) - Pa: pascal, (pressure, stress) N/m
^{^2} - W: watt, (power) J/s
- C: coulomb, (electric charge) A*s
- V: volt (electric potential, emf) J/C, W/A
- Greek omega: ohm (resistance) V/A
- S: siemens (conductance) A/V
- Wb: weber (magnetic flux) V*s
- H: henry (inductance) Wb/A
- F: farad (capacitance) C/V
- T: Tesla (magnetic flux density) Wb/m
^{^2}, N/(A*m) - Bq: becquerel (radioactivity) 1/s

- c: 299,792,458 m/s; speed of light in vacuum[1]
- mu
_{0}: 12.566 370 614... x 10^{^-7}N/A^{^2}; Permeability of vacuum[1] - e
_{0}: 8.854 187 817 x 10^{^-12}F/m, or 1/(mu0 * c^{^2}); permittivity of vacuum[1] - G: 6.672 59 x 10
^{^-11}m^{^3}/(kg*s^{^2}); Newtonian constant of gravitation[1] - h: 6.626 075 5 x 10
^{^-34}J*s; Planck's constant[1] - e: 1.602 176 565 x 10
^{^-19}C; elementary charge on proton, electron[http://physics.nist.gov/cgi-bin/cuu/Value?e] - a
_{0}: 0.529 177 249 x 10^{^-10}m; Bohr radius [1] - E
_{h}: 4.359 748 2 x 10^{^-18}J; Hartree (energy)[1] - m
_{e}: 9.109 389 7 x 10^{^-31}kg; mass of the electron[1] - m
_{p}: 1.672 623 1 x 10^{^-27}kg; mass of the proton[1] - m
_{n}: 1.674 928 6 x 10^{^-27}kg; mass of the neutron[1] - N
_{A}: 6.022 141 29 x 10^{^23}mol^{^-1}; Avogadro's number [http://physics.nist.gov/cgi-bin/cuu/Value?na] - mu: 1.660 540 2 x 10
^{^-27}kg; atomic mass constant, amu[1] - R: 8.314 510 J/(mol*K); molar gas constant[1]
- k: 1.380 658 x 10
^{^-23}J/K; Boltzmann's constant R/N_{A}[1] - V
_{m}: 0.022 414 10 m^{^3}/mol; molar volume of ideal gas, R*T/p at 273.15 K, 101,325 Pa[1] - Volume occupied by one gas molecule at STP: ~37.22 nm
^{^3}(V_{m}/ N_{A}) - lattice spacing of diamond (300 K): 0.356 683 nm[5]
- lattice spacing of silicon (300 K): 0.543 095 nm[5]
- lattice spacing of germanium (300 K): 0.564 613 nm[5]
- lattice spacing of grey tin (300 K): 0.648 920 nm[5]
- C-C bond length in diamond: 0.154 448 nm it's the lattice spacing * sqrt(3)/4
- C-C bond length in graphite: 0.142 nm [9]
- 1-3 distance in graphite: 0.246 nm; C-C bond length * sqrt(3)
- density of carbon atoms in a monoatomic sheet of graphite: 38.2 atoms/nm
^{2}; 4/( (C-C bond length)^{2}*3*sqrt(3))) (or 38.5 atoms/nm^{2}from [10]) - Distance between adjacent sheets in graphite: 0.335 nm [9]
- Basal surface energy of graphite: 0.234 J/m
^{2}[9] - bandgap of diamond: 5.47 eV[5]
- bandgap of silicon: 1.12 eV[5]
- mobility of electron in diamond: 1800 cm
^{^2}/(V*s)[5] - mobility of electron in silicon: 1500 cm
^{^2}/(V*s)[5] - g
_{n}: 9.806 65 m/s^{^2}; acceleration of gravity[1] - Solar constant: 1,367.5 W/m
^{^2}; number of watts in sunlight near Earth's orbit, variable with Earth's distance from the sun and solar activity[8] - Solar output: 3.87 x 10
^{^26}W (computed from solar constant)[3] - Typical power consumption of a human being: ~100 W
- Energy used by the United States in 1990: 8.6 x 10
^{^19}J[6] - Energy used per person per year in the US in 1990: 3.5 x 10
^{^11}J[6] - Power used per person in the US in 1990: 11,000 W (computed from above)
- Energy used by the world in 1990: 1.4 x 10
^{^20}J[6] - Power consumption of the world in 1990: 4.4 x 10
^{^12}W (computed from above) - Energy used per person per year in the world in 1990: 2.7 x 10
^{^10}J[6] - Power used per person in the world in 1990: 850 W (computed from above)
- Total world population in 1990: 5.3 x 10
^{^9}[6] - Earth's equatorial radius: 6,378,160 m [3]
- Earth's surface area (4 pi r
^{^2}, r from above): 5.1 x 10^{^14}m^{^2} - Solar power intercepted by the Earth: 1.74 x 10
^{^17}W (derived from above) - Earth's mass: 5.975 x 10
^{^24}kg[3] - Earth's distance from sun (average): 1.5 x 10
^{^11}m[3] - Fraction of nitrogen in Earth's atmosphere (by volume): 0.780 84[3]
- Fraction of oxygen in Earth's atmosphere (by volume): 0.209 46[3]
- Fraction of water in Earth's atmosphere: variable. Arctic air might have 0.01% water by weight while tropical air might have 3%.
- Fraction of argon in Earth's atmosphere (by volume): 0.00934[3]
- Fraction of CO2 in Earth's atmosphere (by volume): 0.00031[3]
- More information about the earth
- Stiffness of carbon-carbon single bond: 440 N/m[4]
- Energy required to break carbon-carbon single bond: 0.556 aJ[4]
- Young's modulus of diamond: 1.05 x 10
^{^12}Pa - Strength of diamond: 5 x 10
^{^10}Pa (an underestimate)[4] - Density of diamond: 3500 kg/m
^{^3}[4]

- one atmosphere (atm) is 101,325 Pa[1]
- one calorie (cal) is 4.184 J[2]
- one joule (J) is 0.0002390057361 kcal (derived from above)
- one joule is (J) 1.439325215 x 10
^{^20}kcal/mole (derived from above) - one eV is 96.48533646 kJ/mol (derived from above)
- one kcal/mole is 6.947700141 x 10
^{^-21}J (derived from above) - one Hartree is 627.5095 Kcal/mol is 27.2116 eV is 4.3597482 x 10
^{^-18}J[2] - one electron volt (eV) is 1.602 176 565 x 10
^{^-19}J[http://physics.nist.gov/cgi-bin/cuu/Value?e] - 1,000 kg of crude oil is about 7.3 barrels
- one barrel is 158.9873 liters [7]