9x19mm Luger (aka 9mm Parabellum, 9mm NATO, 9mm) is by far the most popular handgun cartridge in the world today!
The 9x19mm Luger has served militaries and shooters for 100 years.
9mm has been proven over and over as a competent self-defense/duty cartridge in full size pistols and higher-capacity compact pistols.
Ballistic Coefficient (G1): 127
Muzzle Velocity V0 ft/sec: 1,329
Muzzle Energy E0 J ft/lb: 453
Max Powder Pressure Bar (lb/inch2): 34,084
Cartridge Max Length: 1.17 inches
Cartridge Average Weight: 179 grains
Rounds per Box: 50
Rounds per Case: 500