# Square micrometer conversions

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## What is square micrometer?

### Definition:

The square micrometre is a unit of area in the metric system equal to 10-12 square meters (1 μm2 = 10-12 m2), the standard derived unit of area in the International System of Units (SI). It is also equal to 10-8 square centimeters (cm2), or 10-6 square millimeters (mm2) or 106 square nanometers (nm2) (units of area in the SI), or 1.5500031x10-9 square inches (sq in) or 1.07639104x10-11 square feet (sq ft), which are Imperial / US customary units of area.

The square micrometer (μm2) is an SI derived unit of area. The micrometer (μm) is a unit of length in the SI. An area of 1.0 square micrometer is the area of a square that is 1.0 micrometer on each side.

### Symbol:

sq μm

### Plural:

square micrometers

### Also known as:

square micrometer (plural: square micrometers, US spelling)

Below you can find a comprehensive list with conversions from square micrometers to other (metric, imperial, or customary) area and surface measurement units.