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## septillion

[sep′til·yən]
(mathematics)
The number 1024.
In British and German usage, the number 1042.
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That said,&nbsp;988 crystals amount to&nbsp;some 100 septillion atoms, which means the researchers should see small energy spike in at least five atoms within next five years.
Using the global scenario, processing time requires 10.5 quintillion years, information transfer (assuming a 1 cm distance per calculation) requires 78 septillion years, and including simple nonlinear production functions would multiply these results by the number of required iterations--four being a reasonably low estimate.
The sound was, in fact, so "bass" that he had to boost the frequency 100 septillion times (that's a 100 followed by 24 more zeroes) just to get the recordings into a range where they can be heard by humans.
[A yottabyte] is a septillion bytes--so large that no one has yet coined a term for the next higher magnitude" (2012).
Three hundred and forty undecillion, two hundred and eighty-two decillion, three hundred and sixty-six nonillion, nine hundred and twenty octillion, nine hundred and thirty-eight septillion, four hundred and sixty-three sextillion, four hundred and sixty-three quintillion, three hundred and seventy-four quadrillion, six hundred and seven trillion, four hundred and thirty-one billion, seven hundred and sixty-eight million, two hundred and eleven thousand, four hundred and fifty-six.
Well, you'd have Scruble Cube, a game with more than 7.4 x [10.sup.45] (that's 7,400 septillion) possible configurations that anyone who can spell can play.
Kilo [10.sup.3] = thousand x,000 Mega [10.sup.6] = million x,000,000 Giga [10.sup.9] = billion x,000,000,000, Terra [10.sup.12] = trillion x,000,000,000,000 Peta [10.sup.15] = quadrillion x,000,000,000,000,000 Exa [10.sup.18] = quintillion x,000,000,000,000,000,000 Zetta [10.sup.21] = sextillion x,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 Yotta [10.sup.24] = septillion x,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000
(1) One Yottabyte equals roughly "a septillion (1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000) pages of text." The National Security Agency estimates that it will need Yottabytes of server space by 2015 (Bamford 2009).
That volume adds up to somewhere around a trillion trillion drops (or a septillion, if you prefer) and about 100,000 times as many microbes.
Every year, approximately 1 septillion (that's 1 followed by 24 zeros!) snowflakes fall worldwide.
At the pace at which unmanned aircraft and other technologies are being deployed, some sources are projecting that the total volume of data gathered could increase to the level of yottabytes (one septillion bytes) by 2015--a volume that the Defense Department's global information grid simply cannot store.
He states that the groups can be called "million, the second mark billion, the third mark trillion, the fourth quad-rillionthe fifth quintillion, the sixth sexilion, the seventh septillion, the eighth octillion, the ninth nonillion and so on with others as far as you wish to go".

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