## ››Convert light year to yard

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How many light-year in 1 yard? The answer is 9.6652156263211E-17.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 1.0570008340246E-16 light-year, or 1.0936132983377 yard.
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## ››Quick conversion chart of light-year to yard

1 light-year to yard = 1.0346380656803E+16 yard

2 light-year to yard = 2.0692761313606E+16 yard

3 light-year to yard = 3.1039141970409E+16 yard

4 light-year to yard = 4.1385522627213E+16 yard

5 light-year to yard = 5.1731903284016E+16 yard

6 light-year to yard = 6.2078283940819E+16 yard

7 light-year to yard = 7.2424664597622E+16 yard

8 light-year to yard = 8.2771045254425E+16 yard

9 light-year to yard = 9.3117425911228E+16 yard

10 light-year to yard = 1.0346380656803E+17 yard

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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).

## ››Definition: Yard

a unit of length equal to 3 feet; defined as 91.44 centimeters; originally taken to be the average length of a stride

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