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BKSTS Illustrated Dictionary of Moving Image Technology, 4th Edition by Martin Uren

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Appendix M SI units and prefixes for numerical factors

Table App.M.1 SI units

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Appendix M: SI units and prefixes for numerical factors

Table App.M.2 Numerical factors

Factor Prefix Symbol Multiplier
1024 yotta Y 1 000 000 000 000 000 000 000 000
1021 zetta Z 1 000 000 000 000 000 000 000
1018 exa E 1000 000 000 000000 000
1015 peta P 1000 000 000 000000
1012 tera T 1 000 000 000 000
109 giga G 1 000 000 000
106 mega M 1 000 000
103 kilo k 1000
102 hecto h 100
10 deca da 10
10-1 deci d 0.1
10-2 centi c 0.01
10-3 milli m 0.001
10-6 micro H 0.000 001
10-9 nano n 0.000 000 001
10-12 pico P 0.000 000 000001 ...

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