›› Measurement unit: hectometer

Full name: hectometre

Plural form: hectometers

Symbol: hm

Alternate spelling: hectometres

Category type: length

Scale factor: 100


›› SI unit: metre

The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 0.01 hectometer.


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›› 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.


›› Sample conversions: hectometer

hectometer to rod [international]
hectometer to kiloyard
hectometer to twain
hectometer to braza [Argentina]
hectometer to cape inch
hectometer to line [small]
hectometer to lieue [France, metric]
hectometer to furlong [survey]
hectometer to mile [statute, international]
hectometer to pace [Roman]