Convert light-hour to light second - Conversion of Measurement Units

Convert light hour to light second

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How many light-hour in 1 light second?
The answer is 0.00027777777777778.
We assume you are converting between light hour and light second.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 9.2656693110598E-13 light-hour, or 3.3356409519815E-9 light second.
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Quick conversion chart of light-hour to light second

1 light-hour to light second = 3600 light second

2 light-hour to light second = 7200 light second

3 light-hour to light second = 10800 light second

4 light-hour to light second = 14400 light second

5 light-hour to light second = 18000 light second

6 light-hour to light second = 21600 light second

7 light-hour to light second = 25200 light second

8 light-hour to light second = 28800 light second

9 light-hour to light second = 32400 light second

10 light-hour to light second = 36000 light second

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).

Definition: Light-second

A light-second is a unit of length. It is defined as the distance light travels in an absolute vacuum in one second or 299,792,458 meters. Note that this value is considered exact, since the meter is actually (as of 1983) defined in terms of the light second. It is just over 186,282 miles and almost 109 feet.

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