›› Convert decametre to hectometre


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How many decameter in 1 hectometre? The answer is 10.
We assume you are converting between decametre and hectometre.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 0.1 decameter, or 0.01 hectometre.
Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.
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1 decameter to hectometre = 0.1 hectometre

10 decameter to hectometre = 1 hectometre

20 decameter to hectometre = 2 hectometre

30 decameter to hectometre = 3 hectometre

40 decameter to hectometre = 4 hectometre

50 decameter to hectometre = 5 hectometre

100 decameter to hectometre = 10 hectometre

200 decameter to hectometre = 20 hectometre

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›› Definition: Decameter

A decametre (American spelling: dekameter, symbol: dam) is a measurement of distance equal to ten metres. This measure is included mostly for completeness. It very rarely has any practical application.

›› Definition: Hectometer

A hectometre (American spelling: hectometer, abbreviation: hm) is a somewhat uncommonly used measurement of length, consisting of 100 metres or one tenth of a kilometre.

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