Use these online calculators to convert between centimeters per second (cm/s) and meters per second (m/s). These Speed conversion calculators provide a quick and easy way to convert cm/s to m/s, or m/s to cm/s.
Enter your value in one of the conversion calculators below to convert cm/s to m/s or convert m/s to cm/s.
How to convert cm/s to m/s: Use the conversion calculator titled "Convert cm/s to m/s". Enter a value in the cm/s field and click on the "Calculate m/s" button. Your answer will appear in the m/s field.
How to convert m/s to cm/s: Use the conversion calculator titled "Convert m/s to cm/s". Enter a value in the m/s field and click on the "Calculate cm/s" button. Your answer will appear in the cm/s field.
The following is a list of definitions relating to conversions between centimeters per second and meters per second.
Centimeters per second is a unit of speed in the Metric System. It measures the number of centimeters travelled in a second. The symbol for centimeters per second is cm/s and the International spelling is centimetres per second.
Meters per second is a unit of speed in the Metric System. It measures the number of meters travelled in a second. The symbol for meters per second is m/s and the International spelling is metres per second.
This table provides a summary of the Speed units within their respective measurement systems.
Unit | Symbol | Measurement System | Description |
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inches per second | in/s | US Customary Units (and Imperial) | |
feet per second | ft/s | US Customary Units (and Imperial) | 1 ft/s = 12 in/s |
yards per second | yd/s | US Customary Units (and Imperial) | 1 yd/s = 3 ft/s |
miles per second | mi/s | US Customary Units (and Imperial) | 1 mi/s = 1760 yd/s 1 mi/s = 5280 ft/s |
millimeters per second | mm/s | Metric System | 1000 mm/s = 1 m/s |
centimeters per second | cm/s | Metric System | 100 cm/s = 1 m/s 1 cm/s = 10 mm/s |
decimeters per second | dm/s | Metric System | 10 dm/s = 1 m/s 1 dm/s = 10 cm/s |
meters per second | m/s | Metric System | 1 m/s = 1000 mm/s 1 m/s = 100 cm/s 1 m/s = 10 dm/s |
kilometers per second | km/s | Metric System | 1 km/s = 1000 m/s |