# Convert mm to m, m to mm - Length Conversion

Online calculators to convert millimeters to meters (mm to m) and meters to millimeters (m to mm) with formulas, examples, and tables. Our conversions provide a quick and easy way to convert between Length units.

## Conversion Calculators

Enter your value in one of the conversion calculators below to **convert mm to m ** or **convert m to mm**.

### Convert mm to m

### Convert m to mm

* If the result of your conversion is 0, try increasing the "Decimals".

## Conversion Definitions

The following is a list of definitions relating to conversions between millimeters and meters.

### What is a millimeter (mm)?

A millimeter is a unit of length in the Metric System. The symbol for millimeter is mm. There are 1,000 millimeters in a meter. The International spelling is millimetre.

### What is a meter (m)?

A meter is a unit of length in the Metric System. The symbol for meter is m. There are 0.001 meters in a millimeter. The International spelling is metre.

## Conversion Formulas

Let's take a closer look at the conversion formulas so that you can do these conversions yourself with a calculator or with an old-fashioned pencil and paper.

The formula to convert from mm to m is:

m = mm ÷ 1,000

The formula to convert from m to mm is:

mm = m x 1,000

## Conversion Examples

Next, let's look at some examples showing the work and calculations that are involved in converting from millimeters to meters (mm to m) or converting from meters to millimeters (m to mm).

### Millimeter to Meter Conversion Example

Task: Convert 1500 millimeters to meters (show work)Formula:mm ÷ 1,000 = mCalculations:1,500 mm ÷ 1,000 = 1.5 mResult:1,500 mm is equal to 1.5 m

### Meter to Millimeter Conversion Example

Task: Convert 3.6 meters to millimeters (show work)Formula:m x 1,000 = mmCalculations:3.6 m x 1,000 = 3,600 mmResult:3.6 m is equal to 3,600 mm

## Conversion Tables

For quick reference purposes, below are conversion tables that you can use to convert from mm to m, and m to mm.

### Millimeters to Meters Conversion Chart

millimeters (mm) | meters (m) |
---|---|

1 mm | 0.001 m |

2 mm | 0.002 m |

3 mm | 0.003 m |

4 mm | 0.004 m |

5 mm | 0.005 m |

6 mm | 0.006 m |

7 mm | 0.007 m |

8 mm | 0.008 m |

9 mm | 0.009 m |

10 mm | 0.01 m |

20 mm | 0.02 m |

30 mm | 0.03 m |

40 mm | 0.04 m |

50 mm | 0.05 m |

75 mm | 0.075 m |

100 mm | 0.1 m |

250 mm | 0.25 m |

500 mm | 0.5 m |

750 mm | 0.75 m |

1,000 mm | 1 m |

2,500 mm | 2.5 m |

5,000 mm | 5 m |

7,500 mm | 7.5 m |

10,000 mm | 10 m |

25,000 mm | 25 m |

50,000 mm | 50 m |

75,000 mm | 75 m |

100,000 mm | 100 m |

250,000 mm | 250 m |

### Meters to Millimeters Conversion Chart

meters (m) | millimeters (mm) |
---|---|

1 m | 1,000 mm |

2 m | 2,000 mm |

3 m | 3,000 mm |

4 m | 4,000 mm |

5 m | 5,000 mm |

6 m | 6,000 mm |

7 m | 7,000 mm |

8 m | 8,000 mm |

9 m | 9,000 mm |

10 m | 10,000 mm |

20 m | 20,000 mm |

30 m | 30,000 mm |

40 m | 40,000 mm |

50 m | 50,000 mm |

75 m | 75,000 mm |

100 m | 100,000 mm |

250 m | 250,000 mm |

500 m | 500,000 mm |

750 m | 750,000 mm |

1,000 m | 1,000,000 mm |

2,500 m | 2,500,000 mm |

5,000 m | 5,000,000 mm |

7,500 m | 7,500,000 mm |

10,000 m | 10,000,000 mm |

25,000 m | 25,000,000 mm |

50,000 m | 50,000,000 mm |

75,000 m | 75,000,000 mm |

100,000 m | 100,000,000 mm |

250,000 m | 250,000,000 mm |

## 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 |

millimeters | mm | Metric System | 1 m = 1,000 mm |

centimeters | cm | Metric System | 1 m = 100 cm |

decimeters | dm | Metric System | 1 m = 10 dm |

meters | m | Metric System | base unit |

hectometers | hm | Metric System | 1 hm = 100 m |

kilometers | km | Metric System | 1 km = 1,000 m |

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