›› 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 cable [British]
hectometer to verge
hectometer to mile
hectometer to klafter [Switzerland]
hectometer to quarter [print]
hectometer to alen [Danish]
hectometer to kilofoot
hectometer to legoa
hectometer to fathom [ancient]
hectometer to palmo [Spanish]