# Million

One**million**(1 000 000) is one thousand thousand, or 10

^{6}. Physical quantities can also be expressed using the SI prefix mega, when dealing with SI units. For example 1 megawatt = 1 000 000 Watts

The million is sometimes used in the English language as a metaphor for a very large number, as in "Never in a million years" and "You're one in a million".

## See also

- Orders of magnitude (numbers) to help compare dimensionless numbers between 1,000,000 and 10,000,000 (10
^{6}and 10^{7}).