## ››Convert point [Adobe] to micrometre

 pt micrometer

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How many pt in 1 micrometer? The answer is 0.0028346456692913.
We assume you are converting between point [Adobe] and micrometre.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 2834.6456692913 pt, or 1000000 micrometer.
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## ››Quick conversion chart of pt to micrometer

1 pt to micrometer = 352.77778 micrometer

2 pt to micrometer = 705.55556 micrometer

3 pt to micrometer = 1058.33333 micrometer

4 pt to micrometer = 1411.11111 micrometer

5 pt to micrometer = 1763.88889 micrometer

6 pt to micrometer = 2116.66667 micrometer

7 pt to micrometer = 2469.44444 micrometer

8 pt to micrometer = 2822.22222 micrometer

9 pt to micrometer = 3175 micrometer

10 pt to micrometer = 3527.77778 micrometer

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 It is also commonly known as a micron, although that term is officially outdated.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