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In L in mL, the L is the official symbol for the metric unit of volume liter, and so is the lowercase l.
The m, always lowercase, is the SI prefix for milli.
Some countries even use the script lowercase ℓ to denote liter (American spelling) or litre (international spelling).
Read on to learn all about liter to milliliter, and make sure to check out our converter.
Convert L to mL
Time needed: 1 minute.
How to convert liters to milliliters in 2 easy steps:
- Multiply the Volume by 1000
[L] ×1000 = x
- Add the Unit Symbol for Milliliter
x → x mL
You achieve the same result by adding three zeroes to the amount of milliliters.
For example, if you have 3.5 L, multiply 3.5 by 1000 to obtain 3500 mL.
Or move the decimal point of the volume in liters three places to the right like this: 3.5 → 35 → 350 → 3500.
With either method you obtain the result 3.5 L = 3500 mL.
As you have seen, you can convert liter to mL with a single multiplication.
How many mL in a Liter?To answer this question we consider that milli denotes a thousandth, so the L into mL formula is [mL] = [L] × 1000.
Therefore, the volume conversion is as follows:
1/1000 L = 1 mL
10−3 liters to milliliters = 1 milliliter
With these equations in mind, how many mL is in a liter? no longer challenges you, but remember that the conversion can also be written lowercase, or as 0.001 ℓ in mℓ = 1 mℓ.
If you would like to learn more about the unit of volume liter, including the multiples and multiples, then check out the referenced site in our article mL to L.
There, you can also locate details regarding the countries in which using the lowercase ℓ as unit symbol for liter is the rule.
We have already talk about the math for changing the capacity.
In the part of how many mL in a liter ahead, you can find the FAQs on the subject matter, followed the summary of our article on how to convert litres to mL.
TableThe following table contains some volume conversions in the context:
Frequently Asked Questions About the ConversionOur visitors frequently ask the following questions using the search engine of their preference:
What is 1 L equal in mL?
1 liter is equal to 1000 milliliters.
How many liters is 100 mL?
100 mL is 0.1 liters.
Is 1000 mL 1 liter?
Yes, 1000 mL = 1 L.
Which is greater L or mL?
Liters (L) are 1000 times greater than milliliters (mL).
How do you calculate the volume in liters?
To calculate the volume in liters divide the volume in milliters by 1000.
Answering these FAQs should be a no-brainer for you.
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