›› Measurement unit: light hour

Full name: light hour

Plural form: light hours

Alternate spelling: lighthour

Category type: length

Scale factor: 1079252848800


›› SI unit: metre

The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 9.26566931106E-13 light hour.


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›› Definition: Light-hour

A light-hour (also written light hour) is a unit of length. It is the distance travelled by light in vacuum in one hour. Based on the current definition of the metre a light-hour is equal to 1,079,252,848,800 metres (~1.08 Tm).


›› Sample conversions: light hour

light hour to chinese mile
light hour to league [ancient Celtic]
light hour to league [US statute]
light hour to lap [olympic pool]
light hour to lap [old]
light hour to klafter [Switzerland]
light hour to league [nautical]
light hour to lap [competition]
light hour to legua [Spanish, pre-1568]
light hour to palmo [Portuguese]