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How many point [TeX] in 1 micrometer?
The answer is 0.0028452755906694.

We assume you are converting between **point [TeX]** and **micrometre**.

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The SI base unit for **length** is the metre.

1 metre is equal to 2845.2755906694 point [TeX], or 1000000 micrometer.

Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.

Use this page to learn how to convert between points and micrometres.

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1 point [TeX] to micrometer = 351.4598 micrometer

2 point [TeX] to micrometer = 702.91961 micrometer

3 point [TeX] to micrometer = 1054.37941 micrometer

4 point [TeX] to micrometer = 1405.83921 micrometer

5 point [TeX] to micrometer = 1757.29902 micrometer

6 point [TeX] to micrometer = 2108.75882 micrometer

7 point [TeX] to micrometer = 2460.21862 micrometer

8 point [TeX] to micrometer = 2811.67843 micrometer

9 point [TeX] to micrometer = 3163.13823 micrometer

10 point [TeX] to micrometer = 3514.59804 micrometer

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 It is also commonly known as a micron, although that term is officially outdated.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