Micrometer to Millimeters conversion
Our micrometer to millimeter(µm to mm) conversion tool is a free converter that enables you to convert from micrometer to millimeter easily.
How to Convert micrometer to millimeter
To convert a micrometer measurement(µm) to a millimeter measurement(mm), divide the length by the conversion ratio. Since one Millimeter is equal to 1,000 Micrometers, you can use this simple formula to convert:
What is the formula to convert from micrometer to millimeter?
millimeter=µm / 1,000
Convert 5 micrometer to Millimeter
5 µm = (5 / 1,000) = 0.005mm
Convert 10 micrometer to Millimeter
10 µm = (10 / 1,000) = 0.01 mm
Convert 100 micrometer to Millimeter
100 µm = (100 / 1,000) = 0.1mm
What is a Micrometer?
Micrometer ormicrometre, also called micron is a metric unit of measure for length equal to 0.001 mm, or about 0.000039 inch. Its symbol is μm. The micrometre is commonly employed to measure the thickness or diameter of microscopic objects, such as microorganisms and colloidal particles.
Micrometer can be abbreviated as µm; for example, 1 Micrometer can be written as 1µm.
What is the Micrometer used for?
Micrometers are specially designed for the measurement of tiny objects. They allow for the exact measurement of any item that fits between the anvil and spindle. Standard types of micrometers can be used for the acceptable measurement of items under one inch in length, depth, and thickness.
What is a Millimeter?
A millimeter (mm) is a unit of length in the International System of Units (SI). It is defined in terms of the meter as 1/1000 of a meter, or the distance traveled by light in 1/299 792 458 000 of a second.
A millimeter can be abbreviated as mm; for example, 1 millimeter can be written as 1mm.
What is the millimeter used for?
Millimeters are used to measure small but visible-scale distances and lengths. In terms of real-world comparisons, a millimeter is roughly the size of the wire used in a standard paper clip. It is also sometimes used mm Japan (as well as other countries) mm relation to electronic parts, like the size of display screens.
How to use our Micrometer to Millimeters converter (µm to mm converter)
Follow these 3 simple steps to use our micrometer to millimeter converter
- Input the unit of micrometer you wish to convert
- Click on convert and watch this result display in the box below it
- Click Reset to reset the micrometer value
Micrometer to millimeter Conversion Table