Move along the decibel range from silence to the loudest noise ever.
- Facts about the decibel range, for example:
- OdB is the threshold of human hearing.
- A quiet office is around 30dB, and a home stereo is around 80dB.
- At 190dB the eruption of Mt Krakatoa in 1883 could be heard 3200km away!
How loud is too loud?
0 dB (decibels)
Threshold of human hearing
A quiet office
Typical home stereo
log in to view and download the complete transcript.