Comparison of units of information: bit, trit, nat, ban. Quantity of information is the height of bars. Dark green level is the "nat" unit.
A logarithmic scale from 0.1 to 100
Semi-log plot of the Internet host count over time shown on a logarithmic scale
The two logarithmic scales of a slide rule
Map of the solar system and distance to Alpha Centauri using a logarithmic scale.
Various scales: lin–lin, lin–log, log–lin, and log–log. Plotted graphs are: y = 10x ( red ), y = x ( green ), y = loge(x) ( blue ).
Plot on log–log scale of equation of a line

Capacity of some standard data storage system or communication channel, used to measure the capacities of other systems and channels.

- Units of information

Examples of logarithmic units include units of data storage capacity (bit, byte), of information and information entropy (nat, shannon, ban), and of signal level (decibel, bel, neper).

- Logarithmic scale
Comparison of units of information: bit, trit, nat, ban. Quantity of information is the height of bars. Dark green level is the "nat" unit.

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