## ››Convert metro to micrometre

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How many metro in 1 micrometer? The answer is 1.0E-6.
We assume you are converting between metro and micrometre.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 1 metro, or 1000000 micrometer.
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## ››Quick conversion chart of metro to micrometer

1 metro to micrometer = 1000000 micrometer

2 metro to micrometer = 2000000 micrometer

3 metro to micrometer = 3000000 micrometer

4 metro to micrometer = 4000000 micrometer

5 metro to micrometer = 5000000 micrometer

6 metro to micrometer = 6000000 micrometer

7 metro to micrometer = 7000000 micrometer

8 metro to micrometer = 8000000 micrometer

9 metro to micrometer = 9000000 micrometer

10 metro to micrometer = 10000000 micrometer

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## ››Definition: Metro

El metro es la unidad de longitud del Sistema Internacional de Unidades. Se define como la longitud del trayecto recorrido en el vacío por la luz durante un tiempo de 1/299 792 458 de segundo (unidad de tiempo) (aproximadamente 3,34 ns).

## ››Definition: Micrometer

A micrometre (American spelling: micrometer, symbol µm) is an SI unit of length equal to one millionth of a metre, or about a tenth of the size of a droplet of mist or fog. It is also commonly known as a micron, although that term is officially outdated. It can be written in the expanded mathmatical notation (1×10-6 m)

The symbol µ is the "micro sign", which should look identical to the Greek letter mu (?) (the two may or may not look the same, depending on the font). The symbol "um" is sometimes used, when the µ and ? are not available, for example when using a typewriter.

The micrometre is a common unit of measurement for wavelengths of infrared radiation. Some people (especially in astronomy and the semiconductor business) use the old name micron and/or the solitary symbol µ (both of which were official between 1879 and 1967) to denote a micrometre. This practice persists in the face of official discouragement, perhaps to help disambiguate between the unit of measurement and the micrometer, a measuring device.

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