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I often find this at the bottom of pages.

Page generated in 0.00013899803161621

Sometimes, I come across

Page generated in 9.0122222900391E-5

What does that time mean?

I tried searching Wikipedia for E and neurosoup.orgs but discovered the e neurosoup.orgematical constant. My guess is E stand for Exponential and -5 is the power it is raised to. And the presented time is a really little number. But that doesn"t make feeling as soon as compared to the other time in the question. 0.00013899803161621 is bigger than 9.0122222900391E-5.

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It indicates \$9.0122222900391 imes 10^-5\$. This is recognized as "clinical notation".

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E-5 simply indicates x 10^(-5) i.e. split by 100000

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answered Oct 7 "10 at 16:23

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I have actually always taken the E or e to mean "exponent of 10." This construction parses in all modern computer languperiods as an IEEE754 double or single precision number.

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answered Jan 17 "12 at 23:39

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