Orders of magnitude (charge)
This page is a progressive and labeled list of the SI charge orders of magnitude, with certain examples appended to some list objects.
|10−20||−5.34×10−20 C||(−1/3 e)—Charge of down, strange and bottom quarks|
|10−19||1.068×10−19 C||(2/3 e)—Charge of up, charm and top quarks|
|1.602×10−19 C||The elementary charge e, i.e. the negative charge on a single electron or the positive charge on a single proton|
|10−18||atto- (aC)||1.9×10−18 C||Planck charge|
|10−17||1.473×10−17 C||(92 e) - Positive charge on a uranium nucleus|
|10−15||femto- (fC)||1×10−15 C||Charge on a typical dust particle|
|10−12||pico- (pC)||1×10−12 C||Charge in typical microwave frequency capacitors|
|10−9||nano- (nC)||1×10−9 C||Charge in typical radio frequency capacitors|
|10−6||micro- (µC)||1×10−6 C||Charge in typical audio frequency capacitors|
|~1×10−6 C||Static electricity from rubbing materials together|
|10−3||milli- (mC)||1×10−3 C||Charge in typical power supply capacitors|
|100||C||1×100 C||Two negative point charges of C, placed one meter apart, would experience a repulsive +1force of ×109 N9|
|101||deca- (daC)||2.6×101 C||Charge in a typical thundercloud (15 - 350 C)|
|103||kilo- (kC)||5×103 C||Typical alkaline AA battery is about 5000 C ≈ 1.4 A⋅h|
|104||9.64×104 C||Charge on one mole of electrons (Faraday constant)|
|105||2.16×105 C||Car battery charge|
|107||1.07×107 C||Charge needed to produce 1 kg of aluminium from bauxite in an electrolytic cell|
|108||5.9×108 C||Charge in world's largest battery bank (36 MWh), assuming 220VAC output|
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