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convert microseconds into hours munites and seconds using awk.

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how can i convert a long int value(time in microseconds) into hours munites and seconds using awk.
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awk '{printf"%02d:%02d:%02d\n",$1/3600000000,$1/60000000%60,$1/1000000%60}'
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yes but if also I could convert the time in mks into hh:mm:ss.ms (where ms is miliseconds ). Also I need to print other columns too. $2, $3.. so on.
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awk '{$1=sprintf("%02d:%02d:%02d.%03d",$1/3600000000,$1/60000000%60,$1/1000000%60,$1/1000%1000); print}'

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