Convert micrometre to tenthmetre


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How many micrometre in 1 tenthmeter? The answer is 0.0001. We assume you are converting between micrometre and tenthmetre. You can view more details on each measurement unit: micrometre or tenthmeter The SI base unit for length is the metre. 1 metre is equal to 1000000 micrometre, or 10000000000 tenthmeter. Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results. Use this page to learn how to convert between micrometres and tenthmeters. Type in your own numbers in the form to convert the units!

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1 micrometre to tenthmeter = 10000 tenthmeter

2 micrometre to tenthmeter = 20000 tenthmeter

3 micrometre to tenthmeter = 30000 tenthmeter

4 micrometre to tenthmeter = 40000 tenthmeter

5 micrometre to tenthmeter = 50000 tenthmeter

6 micrometre to tenthmeter = 60000 tenthmeter

7 micrometre to tenthmeter = 70000 tenthmeter

8 micrometre to tenthmeter = 80000 tenthmeter

9 micrometre to tenthmeter = 90000 tenthmeter

10 micrometre to tenthmeter = 100000 tenthmeter

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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 It is also commonly known as a micron, although that term is officially outdated.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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