am/h² to µGal converter

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am/h²
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[Value of µGal] = [Value of am/h²] / 1.2960000000027E+17
[Value of am/h²] = [Value of µGal] * 1.2960000000027E+17

am/h²(attometre per hour squared)

An attometer per hour squared (am/h²) is a unit of acceleration that represents the increase in the rate of motion during one hour. The basic unit of acceleration is meters per second squared (m/s²). In the case of am/h², the unit of distance is attometers (am) and the unit of time is hours (h).

An attometer is an extremely small unit of length, equal to 10^-18 meters, or 0.000000000000000001 meters. Essentially, an attometer is a unit commonly used to measure objects such as atoms, molecules, and particles at a subatomic scale.

So, when we talk about acceleration in the unit of attometers per hour squared, we are referring to an incredibly small increase in the velocity per hour. This unit of acceleration is not commonly used in everyday life, but it may be applicable in certain specific scientific contexts, such as when dealing with very small particles, like those found in theoretical physics or nanoscience.

µGal(microgal)

A microgal (µGal) is a unit of acceleration used primarily in the field of geophysics and geodesy. It is named after the scientist Galileo Galilei and is a derived unit of the "gal", which is a CGS (centimeter-gram-second) unit. 1 gal is equal to 1 centimeter per second squared (cm/s²), and a microgal is equal to one-millionth of a gal or 10^-6 gals. As a result, 1 µGal is equal to 10^-8 meters per second squared (m/s²).

In geophysics, the unit µGal is essential to measure extremely small variations in the Earth's gravitational field, often referred to as gravity anomalies. These small changes can be associated with changes in the densities of rocks or the shape and structure of the Earth. This kind of measurement is essential to understand geological structures, to monitor volcanoes, to estimate mass changes in glacial areas or to prospect for natural resources like oil and minerals.

In summary, a microgal (µGal) is a small unit of acceleration used to quantify and analyze small variations in the Earth's gravitational field in geophysics, geodesy, and related disciplines.

am/h² and µGal Conversion Mapping Table
am/h² µGal
17.716049E-18
21.543210E-17
32.314815E-17
43.086420E-17
53.858025E-17
64.629630E-17
75.401235E-17
86.172840E-17
96.944444E-17
107.716049E-17
201.543210E-16
251.929012E-16
503.858025E-16
1007.716049E-16
2001.543210E-15
2501.929012E-15
5003.858025E-15
10007.716049E-15
20001.543210E-14
25001.929012E-14
50003.858025E-14
100007.716049E-14
µGal am/h²
11.296000E+17
22.592000E+17
33.888000E+17
45.184000E+17
56.480000E+17
67.776000E+17
79.072000E+17
81.036800E+18
91.166400E+18
101.296000E+18
202.592000E+18
253.240000E+18
506.480000E+18
1001.296000E+19
2002.592000E+19
2503.240000E+19
5006.480000E+19
10001.296000E+20
20002.592000E+20
25003.240000E+20
50006.480000E+20
100001.296000E+21