If parsec is the distance that light travels in 3.26 years. How many kilometers does light travel in 1.0 parsec?

1 Answer
Dec 23, 2015

Answer:

1 Parsec = 3.06 x #10^13# km

Explanation:

1 Parsec = 3.26 Light-years

3.26 Light-Years is the the distance which light covers in 3.26 Years

1 Light-year = 9.4 x #10^12# km

3.26 Light-Year = 3.26 * 9.4 x #10^12#

3.26 Light-Year = 3.06 x 10^13# km

or

1 Parsec = 3.06 x #10^13# km