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How many nm in 1 km? The answer is 1.0E+12.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 1000000000 nm, or 0.001 km.
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# ››Definition: Nanometre

The SI prefix "nano" represents a factor of 10-9, or in exponential notation, 1E-9.

So 1 nanometre = 10-9 metre.

# ››Definition: Kilometer

A kilometre (American spelling: kilometer, symbol: km) is a unit of length equal to 1000 metres (from the Greek words khilia = thousand and metro = count/measure). It is approximately equal to 0.621 miles, 1094 yards or 3281 feet.

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