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Convert cm to km, km to cm

Convert cm to km

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km

Convert km to cm

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cm

Conversion Formulas

The formula to convert from cm to km is:

km = cm x 0.00001

The formula to convert from km to cm is:

cm = km x 100,000

Conversion Examples

Centimeter to Kilometer Conversion Example

Task: Convert 35,100 centimeters to kilometers (show work)

Formula:
cm x 0.00001 = km

Calculations:
35,100 cm x 0.00001 = 0.351 km

Result:
35,100 cm is equal to 0.351 km

Kilometer to Centimeter Conversion Example

Task: Convert 25.6 kilometers to centimeters (show work)

Formula:
km x 100,000 = cm

Calculations:
25.6 km x 100,000 = 2,560,000 cm

Result:
25.5 km is equal to 2,560,000 cm

Conversion Tables

Centimeters to Kilometers Conversion Chart

centimeters (cm) kilometers (km)
1 cm0.00001 km
5 cm0.00005 km
10 cm0.0001 km
25 cm0.00025 km
50 cm0.0005 km
75 cm0.00075 km
100 cm0.001 km
250 cm0.0025 km
500 cm0.005 km
750 cm0.0075 km
1,000 cm0.01 km
2,500 cm0.025 km
5,000 cm0.05 km
7,500 cm0.075 km
10,000 cm0.1 km
25,000 cm0.25 km
50,000 cm0.5 km
75,000 cm0.75 km
100,000 cm1 km
250,000 cm2.5 km

Kilometers to Centimeters Conversion Chart

kilometers (km) centimeters (cm)
1 km100,000 cm
2 km200,000 cm
3 km300,000 cm
4 km400,000 cm
5 km500,000 cm
6 km600,000 cm
7 km700,000 cm
8 km800,000 cm
9 km900,000 cm
10 km1,000,000 cm
20 km2,000,000 cm
30 km3,000,000 cm
40 km4,000,000 cm
50 km5,000,000 cm
75 km7,500,000 cm
100 km10,000,000 cm
250 km25,000,000 cm
500 km50,000,000 cm
750 km75,000,000 cm
1,000 km100,000,000 cm

Conversion Definitions

What is a centimeter (cm)?

A centimeter is a unit of length in the Metric System. The symbol for centimeter is cm. There are 100 centimeters in a meter. The International spelling is centimetre.

What is a kilometer (km)?

A kilometer is a unit of length in the Metric System. The symbol for kilometer is km. There are 1,000 meters in a kilometer. The International spelling is kilometre.

How many centimeters in a kilometer?

There are 100,000 centimeters in a kilometer.

How many kilometers in a centimeter?

There are 0.00001 kilometers in a centimeter.

Understanding the Length Units

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

Unit Symbol Measurement System Description
inches in or " US Customary Units/Imperial System  
feet ft or ' US Customary Units/Imperial System 1 foot = 12 inches
yards yd US Customary Units/Imperial System 1 yard = 3 feet
miles mi US Customary Units/Imperial System 1 mile = 1760 yards or 5280 feet
millimeter mm Metric System 1000 mm = 1 m
centimeter cm Metric System 100 cm = 1 m, 1 cm = 10 mm
decimeter dm Metric System 10 dm = 1 m, 1 dm = 10 cm
meter m Metric System 1 m = 1000 mm, 100 cm, 10 dm
kilometer km Metric System 1 km = 1000 m

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