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Glossary » Units » Luminous Intensity » Carcel
Carcel is a unit in the category of Luminous intensity. It is also known as carcels. This unit is commonly used in the French unit system. Carcel has a dimension of J where J is luminous intensity. It can be converted to the corresponding standard SI unit cd by multiplying its value by a factor of 10.
Note that the seven base dimensions are M (Mass), L (Length), T (Time), Q (Temperature), N (Aamount of Substance), I (Electric Current), and J (Luminous Intensity).

Other units in the category of Luminous intensity include Bougie Dècimale (bd), Bougie International (bi), Candela (cd), Candle (int.) (c), Candle (new Unit), Carcel Unit, Hefner Unit (hefnerkerze) (HK), and Violle.

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