Enter the capacitance in microfarads below to get the value converted to picofarads.

1 μF = 1,000,000 pF

Since one microfarad is equal to 1,000,000 picofarads, you can use this simple formula to convert:

The capacitance in picofarads is equal to the capacitance in microfarads multiplied by 1,000,000.

For example, here's how to convert 5 microfarads to picofarads using the formula above.
picofarads = (5 μF × 1,000,000) = 5,000,000 pF

There are 1,000,000 picofarads in a microfarad, which is why we use this value in the formula above.

1 μF = 1,000,000 pF

The microfarad is 1/1,000,000 of a farad, which is the capacitance of a capacitor with a potential difference of one volt when it is charged by one coulomb of electricity.

The microfarad is a multiple of the farad, which is the SI derived unit for capacitance. In the metric system, "micro" is the prefix for millionths, or 10-6. Microfarads can be abbreviated as μF; for example, 1 microfarad can be written as 1 μF.

The picofarad is 1/1,000,000,000,000 of a farad, which is the capacitance of a capacitor with a potential difference of one volt when it is charged by one coulomb of electricity.

The picofarad is a multiple of the farad, which is the SI derived unit for capacitance. In the metric system, "pico" is the prefix for 10-12. Picofarads can be abbreviated as pF; for example, 1 picofarad can be written as 1 pF.

0.000001 μF 1 pF
0.000002 μF 2 pF
0.000003 μF 3 pF
0.000004 μF 4 pF
0.000005 μF 5 pF
0.000006 μF 6 pF
0.000007 μF 7 pF
0.000008 μF 8 pF
0.000009 μF 9 pF
0.0000001 μF 0.1 pF
0.000001 μF 1 pF
0.00001 μF 10 pF
0.0001 μF 100 pF
0.001 μF 1,000 pF
0.01 μF 10,000 pF
0.1 μF 100,000 pF
1 μF 1,000,000 pF