# Convert angstroms to microns

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angstroms (Å)
1 angstroms = 1×10-4 microns

## Precise decimal and fraction answers

The conversion in microns rounded to six significant decimal places is 1 Å = 0.000100000 µ. The precise fraction answer is 1/10000 µ.

### Decimal Precision

Conversion from one to ten decimal places

• 1 Å = 0.0001 µ
• 1 Å = 0.00010 µ
• 1 Å = 0.000100 µ
• 1 Å = 0.0001000 µ
• 1 Å = 0.00010000 µ
• 1 Å = 0.000100000 µ
• 1 Å = 0.0001000000 µ
• 1 Å = 0.00010000000 µ
• 1 Å = 0.000100000000 µ
• 1 Å = 0.0001000000000 µ

## How many microns are in an angstrom?

There are 1×10-4 microns in one angstrom. An angstrom is 0.010% of a micron. A micron is 999,900% longer than one angstrom.

## Angstroms to microns conversion factor and formulas

Formula

The conversion factor between angstroms and microns is 10,000. This represents the ratio of angstroms per one micron. To calculate the value in microns, we can either divide by the conversion factor or multiply by its inverse.

### Division

To convert from angstroms to microns, divide angstroms by 10,000.
The formula is expressed as:
Å ÷ 10,000 = µ

### Multiplication

Alternatively we can multiply by the inverse conversion factor to get the same result.
The inverse of 10,000 is 1/10,000 or 0. To convert from angstroms to microns, multiply angstroms by 0.
The formula is expressed as:
Å × 0 = µ

Converting angstroms to microns is a conversion between units from separate unit systems - angstroms are Scientific defined units while microns are metric (SI) .

Scientific Unit

The angstrom is a measure of length defined as one ten billionth (1/10,000,000,000) of a meter or a ten millionth (1/10,000,000) of a millimeter. While it is based on the meter, it is not officially part of the SI metric system. The unit is named after Swedish physicist Jonas Ångstrom. The angstrom is used by the scientific community for measurement at the atomic or molecular scale. The symbol for angstrom is Å.

SI Unit

The micrometer is a very small unit of length within the SI (metric) system. It is officially defined as one millionth (1/1,000,000) of a meter or one thousandth (1/1,000) of a millimeter. The micrometer is also commonly referred to as a micron. It is commonly used when measuring microscopic sizes like bacteria or biological cells. Internationally it is spelled 'micrometre' whereas the U.S. spells it 'micrometer'. The symbol for a micrometer is µ.

## Reverse this conversion

Convert from microns to angstroms instead.

## 1 angstroms to other length units

### Metric

• 1 Å = 1×10-13 km
• 1 Å = 1×10-10 m
• 1 Å = 1×10-9 dm
• 1 Å = 1×10-8 cm
• 1 Å = 1×10-7 mm
• 1 Å = 1×10-4 µ
• 1 Å = 0.1 nm

### Imperial/U.S.

• 1 Å = 6.214×10-14 mi
• 1 Å = 1.094×10-10 yd
• 1 Å = 3.281×10-10 ft
• 1 Å = 3.937×10-9 in

## References and Citations

1. International Bureau of Weights and Measures (BIPM) The International System of Units (SI) (2006)
2. International Bureau of Weights and Measures (BIPM) The International System of Units (SI)

µ
1 Å 1×10-4 µ
2 Å 2×10-4 µ
3 Å 3×10-4 µ
4 Å 4×10-4 µ
5 Å 5×10-4 µ
6 Å 6×10-4 µ
7 Å 7×10-4 µ
8 Å 8×10-4 µ
9 Å 9×10-4 µ
10 Å 0.001 µ
µ
20 Å 0.002 µ
30 Å 0.003 µ
40 Å 0.004 µ
50 Å 0.005 µ
60 Å 0.006 µ
70 Å 0.007 µ
80 Å 0.008 µ
90 Å 0.009 µ
100 Å 0.01 µ
1,000 Å 0.1 µ