Attempting to understand magnitude by mapping it to time


Representing 10 seconds to a certain power as a future date

What is 10^i seconds from now?

Caveat: We are assuming 30 days in a month and 365 days in a year

These future dates are generated on page load.

  • 10 seconds: 10 seconds -> Future Date: 4/24/2024, 9:36:09 AM
  • 100 seconds: 1.67 minutes -> Future Date: 4/24/2024, 9:37:39 AM
  • 1 thousand seconds: 16.67 minutes -> Future Date: 4/24/2024, 9:52:39 AM
  • 10 thousand seconds: 2.78 hours -> Future Date: 4/24/2024, 12:22:39 PM
  • 100 thousand seconds: 1.16 days -> Future Date: 4/25/2024, 1:22:39 PM
  • 1 million seconds: 1.65 weeks -> Future Date: 5/5/2024, 11:22:39 PM
  • 10 million seconds: 3.86 months -> Future Date: 8/18/2024, 3:22:39 AM
  • 100 million seconds: 3.17 years -> Future Date: 6/25/2027, 7:22:39 PM
  • 1 billion seconds: 31.71 years -> Future Date: 1/1/2056, 11:22:39 AM
  • 10 billion seconds: 317.1 years -> Future Date: 3/15/2341, 3:22:39 AM
  • 100 billion seconds: 3170.98 years -> Future Date: 3/9/5193, 7:22:39 PM
  • 1 trillion seconds: 31709.79 years -> Future Date: 1/19/33713, 11:22:39 AM
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