# Meter to Microinch Converter

## Meter

*What is meter?*

In 1793, The distance from the equator to the North Pole was measured and divided by 10 million. The result of the previous process was called as a meter.

Nowadays, meter or metre is the base unit of length in the International System of Units (SI).

**Meter** or **metre** is a metric measurement slightly longer than a yard. It is the base unit of length in the International System of Units (SI). Distance measures length. For example, the distance of a road is how long the road is.

Meter is used as a measure of distance across the globe. Distance expresses the length. For example, the distance of a road is how long the road is.

However most of countries use meter to measure length, US is the primary exception which is using imperial system.

Here we will show you how to convert meters to feet:

1 meter is equal to 0.3.28084 feet:

1 m = (1/0.3048) ft = 3.28084 ft

## Microinch

At this article we will introduce to you the smallest unit of length in the US customary system, the inch. Originally, inch was derived from the old English unit “ince”.

United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom use inch as the customary unit of length. Inch is most common used to express the size of display screens and other electronic devices.

What is the microinch?

Microinch is a unit of length which equals 0.000001 inch.