›› Measurement unit: hectometre

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 hectometre.


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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: hectometre

hectometre to pie [Argentina]
hectometre to block [South, West U.S.]
hectometre to foot [pre-1963 Canada]
hectometre to dra [Russia]
hectometre to ell [Scotland]
hectometre to meile [Austria]
hectometre to mkono [Africa]
hectometre to city block [East U.S.]
hectometre to stride [great]
hectometre to mile [Scottish]