# Furlongs to Micrometer (fur to µm)

## Furlongs to Micrometer (fur to µm) conversion calculator

Micrometer to Furlongs (Swap units)

1fur = 201168385.98581µm

Accuracy

Note: You can increase or decrease the accuracy of this answer by selecting the number of significant figures required from the options above the result.

### Furlongs to Micrometer conversion formula

Micrometer = Furlongs * 201168385.98581

### Furlongs to Micrometer calculation

Micrometer = Furlongs * 201168385.98581

Micrometer = 1 * 201168385.98581

Micrometer = 201168385.98581

## What is a furlong?

A furlong is a unit of measurement commonly used in the imperial system, particularly in the United Kingdom and the United States. It is primarily used to measure distances, especially in horse racing and agriculture. One furlong is equivalent to 220 yards or 660 feet, which is approximately 201.168 meters.

The origin of the term "furlong" can be traced back to Old English, where "furh" meant "furrow" and "lang" meant "long." This reflects the historical use of furlongs in measuring the length of a furrow in agricultural fields. In horse racing, furlongs are used to measure the distance between the starting point and the finish line. A racecourse typically consists of multiple furlongs, with the most common distances being 5 furlongs (5/8 of a mile) and 10 furlongs (1 mile).

While the use of furlongs has declined in everyday life, it still holds significance in certain fields. For example, in the United Kingdom, road signs often display distances in miles and furlongs, particularly in rural areas. Additionally, furlongs are occasionally used in land surveying and in some sports, such as rowing and track cycling. Overall, the furlong remains an interesting and historical unit of measurement that continues to have relevance in specific contexts.

## What is a micrometer?

A micrometer, also known as a micrometre, is a unit of length in the metric system. It is equal to one millionth of a meter or 0.000001 meters. The symbol for micrometer is μm, derived from the Greek letter "mu" (μ) which represents micro, meaning one millionth.

The micrometer is commonly used in scientific and engineering fields where precise measurements are required. It is especially useful for measuring very small objects or distances, such as the thickness of a strand of hair or the diameter of a microscopic organism. The micrometer is also used in manufacturing processes to ensure accuracy and precision in the production of small components.

To put the size of a micrometer into perspective, it is approximately 100 times smaller than the thickness of a human hair. This level of precision makes the micrometer an essential tool in various industries, including electronics, optics, and nanotechnology. It is often used in conjunction with other measuring instruments, such as calipers or microscopes, to achieve the highest level of accuracy in measurements.

## Furlongs to Micrometer table

Starting value
Increment
Accuracy
Furlongs
Micrometer
0fur
0.00000µm
1fur
201,168,385.98581µm
2fur
402,336,771.97161µm
3fur
603,505,157.95742µm
4fur
804,673,543.94322µm
5fur
1,005,841,929.92903µm
6fur
1,207,010,315.91483µm
7fur
1,408,178,701.90064µm
8fur
1,609,347,087.88644µm
9fur
1,810,515,473.87225µm
10fur
2,011,683,859.85806µm
11fur
2,212,852,245.84386µm
12fur
2,414,020,631.82967µm
13fur
2,615,189,017.81547µm
14fur
2,816,357,403.80128µm
15fur
3,017,525,789.78708µm
16fur
3,218,694,175.77289µm
17fur
3,419,862,561.75869µm
18fur
3,621,030,947.74450µm
19fur
3,822,199,333.73031µm
Furlongs
Micrometer
20fur
4,023,367,719.71611µm
21fur
4,224,536,105.70192µm
22fur
4,425,704,491.68772µm
23fur
4,626,872,877.67353µm
24fur
4,828,041,263.65933µm
25fur
5,029,209,649.64514µm
26fur
5,230,378,035.63094µm
27fur
5,431,546,421.61675µm
28fur
5,632,714,807.60256µm
29fur
5,833,883,193.58836µm
30fur
6,035,051,579.57417µm
31fur
6,236,219,965.55997µm
32fur
6,437,388,351.54578µm
33fur
6,638,556,737.53158µm
34fur
6,839,725,123.51739µm
35fur
7,040,893,509.50320µm
36fur
7,242,061,895.48900µm
37fur
7,443,230,281.47481µm
38fur
7,644,398,667.46061µm
39fur
7,845,567,053.44642µm
Furlongs
Micrometer
40fur
8,046,735,439.43222µm
41fur
8,247,903,825.41803µm
42fur
8,449,072,211.40383µm
43fur
8,650,240,597.38964µm
44fur
8,851,408,983.37545µm
45fur
9,052,577,369.36125µm
46fur
9,253,745,755.34706µm
47fur
9,454,914,141.33286µm
48fur
9,656,082,527.31867µm
49fur
9,857,250,913.30447µm
50fur
10,058,419,299.29028µm
51fur
10,259,587,685.27608µm
52fur
10,460,756,071.26189µm
53fur
10,661,924,457.24769µm
54fur
10,863,092,843.23350µm
55fur
11,064,261,229.21931µm
56fur
11,265,429,615.20511µm
57fur
11,466,598,001.19092µm
58fur
11,667,766,387.17672µm
59fur
11,868,934,773.16253µm
Furlongs
Micrometer
60fur
12,070,103,159.14833µm
61fur
12,271,271,545.13414µm
62fur
12,472,439,931.11995µm
63fur
12,673,608,317.10575µm
64fur
12,874,776,703.09156µm
65fur
13,075,945,089.07736µm
66fur
13,277,113,475.06317µm
67fur
13,478,281,861.04897µm
68fur
13,679,450,247.03478µm
69fur
13,880,618,633.02058µm
70fur
14,081,787,019.00639µm
71fur
14,282,955,404.99220µm
72fur
14,484,123,790.97800µm
73fur
14,685,292,176.96380µm
74fur
14,886,460,562.94961µm
75fur
15,087,628,948.93542µm
76fur
15,288,797,334.92122µm
77fur
15,489,965,720.90703µm
78fur
15,691,134,106.89283µm
79fur
15,892,302,492.87864µm