## ››Convert light year to chain [Gunter, survey]

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 Did you mean to convert light-year to chain [Gunter, survey] chain [Ramsden, engineer]

How many light-year in 1 chain? The answer is 2.126351690494E-15.
We assume you are converting between light year and chain [Gunter, survey].
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 1.0570008340246E-16 light-year, or 0.049709595959596 chain.
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## ››Quick conversion chart of light-year to chain

1 light-year to chain = 4.7028908927463E+14 chain

2 light-year to chain = 9.4057817854926E+14 chain

3 light-year to chain = 1.4108672678239E+15 chain

4 light-year to chain = 1.8811563570985E+15 chain

5 light-year to chain = 2.3514454463731E+15 chain

6 light-year to chain = 2.8217345356478E+15 chain

7 light-year to chain = 3.2920236249224E+15 chain

8 light-year to chain = 3.762312714197E+15 chain

9 light-year to chain = 4.2326018034717E+15 chain

10 light-year to chain = 4.7028908927463E+15 chain

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## ››Definition: Light-year

A light year, abbreviated ly, is the distance light travels in one year: roughly 9.46 × 1012 kilometres (9.46 petametres, or about 5.88 × 1012 (nearly six trillion) miles). More specifically, a light year is defined as the distance that a photon would travel, in free space and infinitely far away from any gravitational or magnetic fields, in one Julian year (365.25 days of 86400 seconds each).

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