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Convert microseconds to seconds, seconds to microseconds

Convert microseconds to seconds

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Convert seconds to microseconds

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How to convert microseconds to seconds: Use the conversion calculator titled "Convert microseconds to seconds". Enter a value in the microseconds field and click on the "Calculate seconds" button. Your answer will appear in the sec field.

How to convert seconds to microseconds: Use the conversion calculator titled "Convert seconds to microseconds". Enter a value in the sec field and click on the "Calculate microseconds" button. Your answer will appear in the microseconds field.

Conversion Definitions

The following is a list of definitions relating to conversions between microseconds and seconds.

What is a microsecond (μs)?

A microsecond is a unit of time. The symbol for microsecond is μs. There are 1,000,000 microseconds in a second and 1,000 microseconds in a millisecond.

What is a second (sec or s)?

A second is a unit of time. The symbol for second is sec or s. There are 60 seconds in a minute.

Understanding the Time Units

This table provides a summary of the Time units within their respective measurement systems.

Unit Symbol Description
nanosecond ns  
microsecond μs 1 microsecond = 1,000 nanoseconds
millisecond ms 1 millisecond = 1,000 microseconds
second (base unit of Time) sec or s 1 second = 1,000 milliseconds
minute min 1 minute = 60 seconds
hour hr 1 hours = 60 minutes
day d 1 day = 24 hours
week wk 1 week = 7 days
fortnight 4tnite 1 4tnite = 2 weeks or 14 days