API gravity
плотность (нефтепродуктов) в градусах Американского нефтяного института

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  • API gravity — The American Petroleum Institute gravity, or API gravity, is a measure of how heavy or light a petroleum liquid is compared to water. If its API gravity is greater than 10, it is lighter and floats on water; if less than 10, it is heavier and… …   Wikipedia

  • API gravity — An arbitrary scale expressing the gravity, or density, of liquid petroleum products in terms of API degrees. Relationship of the API scale to specific gravity is expressed by the equation ºAPI = (441.5/sp gr 60/60F) 131.5. ASTM D 287 is the… …   Petroleum refining glossary

  • API Gravity —    Universally accepted scale, adopted by the API, to express the specific gravity of oils. It serves as a rough measure of quality. The higher the API gravity number, the richer the yield in premium refined products.    ► See also API …   Financial and business terms

  • API gravity —   American Petroleum Institute measure of specific gravity of crude oil or condensate in degrees. An arbitrary scale expressing the gravity or density of liquid petroleum products. The measuring scale is calibrated in terms of degrees API; it is… …   Energy terms

  • API gravity —    see degree API …   Dictionary of units of measurement

  • API gravity — noun A specific gravity scale measuring the relative density of various petroleum liquids, expressed in degrees …   Wiktionary

  • API (disambiguation) — API, originally Advanced Programming Interface but now more commonly known by its near synonym, Application programming interface, is any defined inter program interface.API or api may also refer to:* Api (mountain), a mountain in Nepal * API… …   Wikipedia

  • Gravity (chemistry) — In chemistry, gravity is the density of a fluid, particularly a fuel. It is expressed in degrees, with lower numbers indicating heavier liquids and higher numbers indicating lighter liquids. See specific gravity and API gravity …   Wikipedia

  • API oil-water separator — An API oil water separator is a device designed to separate gross amounts of oil and suspended solids from the wastewater effluents of oil refineries, petrochemical plants, chemical plants, natural gas processing plants and other industrial… …   Wikipedia

  • Плотность в градусах API — Плотность в градусах API  единица измерения плотности нефти, разработанная Американским институтом нефти. Измерения в градусах API позволяют определить относительную плотность нефти по отношению к плотности воды при той же температуре. По… …   Википедия

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