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What does PC stand for?
PC stands for Parsec (astronomical unit of distance)
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We have 356 other meanings of PC in our Acronym Attic
- Panasonic Corporation (Japan)
- Pancreatic Cancer
- Paper Change
- Paper Clip
- Para-Commander (type of parachute)
- Paracetamol (drug)
- Paradise City (Guns N' Roses song)
- Paramyotonia Congenita
- Pareto Chart
- Parish Council (England)
- Parti Communiste (French Communist Party)
- Parti Progressiste-Conservateur du Canada
- Partial Color (publishing)
- Partial Conversion (games)
- Partial Correlation
- Partial Cumulation (exports)
- Participation Certificate (mortgage industry)
- Partido Conservador de Nicaragua (National Conservative Party, Nicaragua)
- Partner Communications (Iowa)
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Parsec Consulting Engineers, a family run engineering consultancy, has recently completed an office move and recruited more staff after receiving valuable support from the organisation.
Parsec works with software vendors, and clients to find the computer technology the customer needs.
Applying this calibration to the elliptical galaxies in the Coma cluster, the team found a distance of about 345 million light-years and a Hubble constant between 61 and 77 kilometers per second per megaparsec (1 parsec is 3.
Astronomers estimate that Geminga may lie no more than 30 parsecs, or about 100 light-years, from Earth.
However, certain of its characteristics suggest it may be much closer, perhaps as near as 6 parsecs (20 light-years).
The R Coronae Borealis shell is 8 parsecs or 26 light-years across, about 20 times as large as any shell previously found around a late-type star such as this.