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How many kilometer in 1 centimeter? The answer is 1.0E-5.
We assume you are converting between kilometre and centimetre.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 0.001 kilometer, or 100 centimeter.
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›› Quick conversion chart of kilometer to centimeter

1 kilometer to centimeter = 100000 centimeter

2 kilometer to centimeter = 200000 centimeter

3 kilometer to centimeter = 300000 centimeter

4 kilometer to centimeter = 400000 centimeter

5 kilometer to centimeter = 500000 centimeter

6 kilometer to centimeter = 600000 centimeter

7 kilometer to centimeter = 700000 centimeter

8 kilometer to centimeter = 800000 centimeter

9 kilometer to centimeter = 900000 centimeter

10 kilometer to centimeter = 1000000 centimeter


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›› 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.


›› Definition: Centimeter

A centimetre (American spelling centimeter, symbol cm) is a unit of length that is equal to one hundreth of a metre, the current SI base unit of length. A centimetre is part of a metric system. It is the base unit in the centimetre-gram-second system of units. A corresponding unit of area is the square centimetre. A corresponding unit of volume is the cubic centimetre.

The centimetre is a now a non-standard factor, in that factors of 103 are often preferred. However, it is practical unit of length for many everyday measurements. A centimetre is approximately the width of the fingernail of an adult person.


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