# Gallons to Microliters Converter

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## Conversion Table

 gallons to microliters gal µl 1 gal 3785411.78 µl 2 gal 7570823.56 µl 3 gal 11356235.34 µl 4 gal 15141647.12 µl 5 gal 18927058.9 µl 6 gal 22712470.68 µl 7 gal 26497882.46 µl 8 gal 30283294.24 µl 9 gal 34068706.02 µl 10 gal 37854117.8 µl 11 gal 41639529.58 µl 12 gal 45424941.36 µl 13 gal 49210353.14 µl 14 gal 52995764.92 µl 15 gal 56781176.7 µl 16 gal 60566588.48 µl 17 gal 64352000.26 µl 18 gal 68137412.04 µl 19 gal 71922823.82 µl 20 gal 75708235.6 µl

## How to convert

1 gallon (gal) = 3785411.78 microliter (µl). Gallon (gal) is a unit of Volume used in Standard system. Microliter (µl) is a unit of Volume used in Metric system.

## Gallons: A Unit of Volume

Gallons are a unit of volume that are used to measure liquids, such as water, milk, oil, wine, etc. They are also used to measure some dry goods, such as grains, fruits, nuts, etc. They are different from cups, which are a smaller unit of volume. They are also different from liters, which are a larger unit of volume. They are also different from barrel of oil equivalent (BOE), which is a unit of energy based on the approximate energy released by burning one barrel of crude oil.

## Definition of Gallons

A gallon is defined as a unit of liquid capacity in both the US customary and imperial systems of measurement. However, the size of a gallon varies depending on the type of gallon used:

• A US liquid gallon is equal to 3.785 liters or 0.833 UK gallons in the metric system. It is equivalent to 231 cubic inches or 128 fluid ounces in the US customary system.
• A US dry gallon is equal to 4.405 liters or 0.969 UK gallons in the metric system. It is equivalent to 268.8 cubic inches or 148.9 fluid ounces in the US customary system.
• A UK gallon is equal to 4.546 liters or 1.2 US liquid gallons in the metric system. It is equivalent to 277.4 cubic inches or 160 fluid ounces in the imperial system.

## History of Gallons

The origin of the term gallon as a unit of measure is uncertain, but it may have derived from the Old French word galon, which means a large liquid measure. Gallons have been used since ancient times to store and transport various liquids and dry goods. The size and shape of gallons varied depending on the type and quantity of the goods, the availability of materials, and the customs of different regions and countries.

The use of gallons as a unit of measure dates back to the medieval times, when the European system of measurement was established. The standard size of these gallons was based on the wine gallon, which was originally defined as the volume of eight pounds of wine at 62 °F. The gallon was convenient for measuring and dividing larger amounts of liquids and dry goods.

The use of gallons as a unit of measure continued until the 20th century, when the metric system of measurement was adopted in most countries. The gallon was gradually replaced by units such as liters, kilograms, etc. However, some countries and regions still use gallons for certain types of liquids and dry goods, especially in the United States and the United Kingdom and its former colonies.

## How to Convert Gallons

To convert gallons to other units of volume, one can use the following formulas:

• To convert US liquid gallons to liters: multiply by 3.785

• To convert US liquid gallons to cubic inches: multiply by 231

• To convert US liquid gallons to fluid ounces: multiply by 128

• To convert US liquid gallons to UK gallons: multiply by 0.833

• To convert US liquid gallons to BOE: divide by 5

• To convert US dry gallons to liters: multiply by 4.405

• To convert US dry gallons to cubic inches: multiply by 268.8

• To convert US dry gallons to fluid ounces: multiply by 148.9

• To convert US dry gallons to UK gallons: multiply by 0.969

• To convert US dry gallons to BOE: divide by 4.6

• To convert UK gallons to liters: multiply by 4.546

• To convert UK gallons to cubic inches: multiply by 277.4

• To convert UK gallons to fluid ounces: multiply by 160

• To convert UK gallons to US liquid gallons: multiply by 1.2

• To convert UK gallons to BOE: divide by 6.1

## Where Gallons are Used

Gallons are mainly used in some countries and regions that use the US customary system or the imperial system of measurement. They are often used for measuring and adding liquids such as water, milk, oil, wine, etc., and dry goods such as grains, fruits, nuts, etc., to recipes.

In some countries that use the metric system of measurement, such as Canada and Australia, gallons are not commonly used or recognized. Instead, they use units such as liters, kilograms, etc.

## Example Conversions of Gallons to Other Units

Here are some examples of converting gallons to other units of volume:

• 1 US liquid gallon = 3.785 liters

• 2 US liquid gallons = 462 cubic inches

• 3 US liquid gallons = 384 fluid ounces

• 4 US liquid gallons = 3.332 UK gallons

• 5 US liquid gallons = 1 BOE

• 1 US dry gallon = 4.405 liters

• 2 US dry gallons = 537.6 cubic inches

• 3 US dry gallons = 446.7 fluid ounces

• 4 US dry gallons = 3.876 UK gallons

• 5 US dry gallons = 1.087 BOE

• 1 UK gallon = 4.546 liters

• 2 UK gallons = 554.8 cubic inches

• 3 UK gallons = 480 fluid ounces

• 4 UK gallons = 4.8 US liquid gallons

• 5 UK gallons = 0.82 BOE.

The US gallon is equal to 3.785411784 liters and defined as 231 cubic inches.

## Definition of the Microliter

A microliter (symbol μl or μL) is a unit of volume that corresponds to one millionth of a liter (0.000001 liter) or one cubic millimeter (0.001 milliliter). It is a unit of volume in the metric system, which is based on the meter as the base unit of length.

One microliter is equal to 0.000000001 cubic meters, 0.00006102374 cubic inches, or 0.000000264172 gallons.

## History of the Microliter

The microliter is derived from the liter, which is a unit of volume that was introduced in France in 1795 as part of the metric system. The liter was defined as one cubic decimeter (0.1 meter) in length, width, and height. The liter was later redefined as the volume of one kilogram of pure water at its maximum density and standard atmospheric pressure. The current definition of the liter, adopted in 1964, is based on the cubic meter, which is defined as the volume of a cube with sides of one meter in length.

The microliter was first used as a unit of volume for measuring very small amounts of liquids and gases, such as medicine, perfume, ink, and blood. The microliter was also used for measuring some solids, such as sugar, salt, and flour. The microliter was adopted as a standard unit of measure in many countries that use the metric system, such as France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and Sweden.

## How to Convert Microliters

To convert microliters to other units of volume, you need to multiply or divide by the appropriate conversion factor. Here are some common conversion factors and examples:

• To convert microliters to cubic meters, multiply by 0.000000001.
• Example: 2 μl × 0.000000001 = 0.000000002 m3
• To convert microliters to cubic inches, multiply by 0.00006102374.
• Example: 2 μl × 0.00006102374 = 0.00012204748 in3
• To convert microliters to milliliters or liters, multiply by 0.001 or divide by 1000000 respectively.
• Example: 2 μl × 0.001 = 0.002 mL or 2 μl ÷ 1000000 = 0.000002 L
• To convert microliters to gallons (US liquid), multiply by 0.000000264172.
• Example: 2 μl × 0.000000264172 = 0.000000528344 gal
• To convert microliters to bushels (US), multiply by 0.00000002837825.
• Example: 2 μl × 0.00000002837825 = 0.0000000567565 bu
• To convert microliters to barrels (oil), multiply by 0.00000000628981.
• Example: 2 μl × 0.00000000628981 = 0.00000001257962 bbl

To convert other units of volume to microliters, you need to divide by the appropriate conversion factor. Here are some common conversion factors and examples:

• To convert cubic meters to microliters, divide by 0.000000001.
• Example: 0.000000002 m3 ÷ 0.000000001 = 2 μl
• To convert cubic inches to microliters, divide by 0.00006102374.
• Example: 0.00012204748 in3 ÷ 0.00006102374 = 2 μl
• To convert milliliters or liters to microliters, divide by 0.001 or multiply by 1000000 respectively.
• Example: 0.002 mL ÷ 0.001 = 2 μl or 0.000002 L × 1000000 = 2 μl
• To convert gallons (US liquid) to microliters, divide by 0.000000264172.
• Example: 0.000000528344 gal ÷ 0.000000264172 = 2 μl
• To convert bushels (US) to microliters, divide by 0.00000002837825.
• Example: 0.0000000567565 bu ÷ 0.00000002837825 = 2 μl
• To convert barrels (oil) to microliters, divide by 0.00000000628981.
• Example: 0.00000001257962 bbl ÷ 0.00000000628981 = 2 μl

## Where Microliters are Used

Microliters are used for measuring various materials and substances in different countries and applications.

Some examples are:

• In many countries that use the metric system, microliters are used for measuring very small amounts of liquids and gases, such as medicine, perfume, ink, and blood.
• In some countries that use the imperial system, such as the United States and Canada, microliters are used for measuring some liquids and gases, such as medicine, perfume, ink, and blood.
• In the medical industry, microliters are used for measuring blood volume, urine output, and intravenous fluid administration.
• In the scientific industry, microliters are used for measuring chemical solutions, reactions, and concentrations.
• In the engineering industry, microliters are used for measuring the dimensions of small parts and components.

## Example Conversions of Microliters to Other Units

Here are some example conversions of microliters to other units of volume:

• 1 μl = 0.000000001 m3
• 1 μl = 0.00006102374 in3
• 1 μl = 0.001 mL or 0.000001 L
• 1 μl = 0.000000264172 gal
• 1 μl = 0.00000002837825 bu
• 1 μl = 0.00000000628981 bbl

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