Water ion product constant?

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Water ion product constant???

Conceptually, why does this constant exist so that the products of hydronium and hydroxide ions are always in a constant ration? Why does this not fluctuate?
 

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It is not different from any other equilibrium constant, just water concentration is assumed to be constant at 55.55M.

Water ion product.
 

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