Micron conversions

Convert microns to

micron, pl. microns

The micron conversion selector above selects the length/distance measurement unit to convert to starting from microns (μ). To make a conversion starting from a unit of length other than micron, simply click on the "Reset" button.

About micron

The micron is a unit of length in the metric system equal to one-millionth of a meter (1 μm = 10-6 m).

The micron is also equal to 0.001 millimeters or 0.0001 centimeters, or approximately 3.2808 × 10-6 feet, or 39.37 × 10-6 inches.

The micron is used in the fields of physics, chemistry, biology, astronomy, geology, and the semiconductor industry.

Symbol: μ

Plural: microns

Alternative names: micrometre (plural: micrometres, Int. spelling) or micrometer (plural: micrometers, US spelling)

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