Ampere vs Megaampere - What's the difference?

ampere | megaampere |


1 ampere is 1.0E-6 megaamperes


1 megaampere is 1000000 amperes


As nouns the difference between ampere and megaampere

is that ampere is a unit of electrical current, the standard base unit in the international system of units abbreviation: amp, symbol: a while megaampere is one million amperes.

ampere

English

(wikipedia ampere)

Alternative forms

* , amp, A

Noun

(en noun)
  • A unit of electrical current, the standard base unit in the International System of Units. Abbreviation: amp, Symbol: A
  • Definition: The ampere is that constant current which, if maintained in two straight parallel conductors of infinite length, of negligible circular cross-section, and placed 1 metre apart in vacuum, would produce between these conductors a force equal to 2 x 10–7 newton per metre of length. ( The International Bureau of Weights and Measures)

    Derived terms

    * * * milliamp * microamp * nanoamp * picoamp

    megaampere

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • One million amperes
  • Synonyms

    *MA