Meter to Micrometer Converter
What is meter?
Meter or metre is a metric measurement slightly longer than a yard. It is the base unit of length in the International System of Units (SI). Distance measures length. For example, the distance of a road is how long the road is.
Originally, the meter was defined as one ten-millionth of the distance from the equator to the North Pole in 1793.
Meter is used as a measure of distance across the globe, the primary exception being the United States, where the imperial system is used for most purposes.
How to convert meters to feet
1 meter is equal to 0.3.28084 feet:
1 m = (1/0.3048) ft = 3.28084 ft
To convert meter to other length unit, follow the upcoming table
What is micrometer?
Micrometer is an SI derived unit of length. It is a decimal fraction of the base SI unit of length, the meter. It equals to 1×10−6 meter. It is symbolized by “μ”.
The term micron and the symbol µ, representing the micrometer, were officially revoked by the International System of Units (SI) in 1967.
Micrometer is used for the following measurement:
- Wavelengths of infrared radiation.
- Sizes of biological cellsand bacteria.
- Grading wool by the diameter of the fibers.
You can convert from micrometer to other units of length as follow: