# User Contributed Dictionary

### Noun

magnitudes- Plural of magnitude

# Extensive Definition

Magnitude may refer to: magnitude scale which
helps people measure such earthquakes, tsunami and even volcanos

- Magnitude (mathematics), a measure of the size of a mathematical object:

- A logarithmic measure of the brightness of an astronomical object:
- Ancient magnitude system
- Modern
magnitude system
- Apparent
magnitude
- Apparent Photographic magnitude (Symbol mpg)
- Apparent Photovisual magnitude (Symbol mpv)
- Apparent Bolometric magnitude (Symbol mb)

- Absolute
magnitude
- Absolute Photographic magnitude (Symbol Mpg)
- Absolute Photovisual magnitude (Symbol Mpv)
- Absolute Bolometric magnitude (Symbol Mb)

- Apparent
magnitude

- Magnitude of an eclipse

- Either of two measures of earthquake strength:
- Richter magnitude scale (including the surface-wave Ms and body wave Mb magnitudes)
- Moment magnitude scale

magnitudes in Catalan: Magnitud

magnitudes in German: Magnitude

magnitudes in Spanish: Magnitud

magnitudes in French: Magnitude

magnitudes in Italian: Magnitudine

magnitudes in Lithuanian: Magnitudė

magnitudes in Japanese: マグニテュード (曖昧さ回避)

magnitudes in Low German: Magnitude

magnitudes in Portuguese: Magnitude

magnitudes in Sicilian: Magnitùdini

magnitudes in Simple English: Magnitude

magnitudes in Slovenian: Magnituda

magnitudes in Finnish:
Magnitudi