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# Km to M

Welcome to km to m.

Here you can find the conversion formula, a calculator and useful information about km in meters.

## Km to M Converter

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To use our km to m converter enter the amount of kilometers, our tool then converts it automatically to meters.

To swap units overwrite the output unit so that it becomes the input unit.

Here you can convert meters to kilometers.

## Convert Km to M

Because one kilometer is one thousand meters, in order to change km to m you have to multiply the distance in kilometer by 1000.

For example, 10 kilometers in meter: 10 × 1000 = 10,000 meters.

## Km to M Formula

The km to m formula is: [m] = [km] × 1000. As you can see, the conversion factor is 1000.

Easier than applying the formula is using our m to m converter above.

Do the math manually only in case you need a result with more than ten decimal digits, the precision of our calculator.

You may memorize our formula and the conversion by the fact that the metric prefix kilo always denotes one thousand.

BTW: In the International System of Units the meter is the basic unit of length.

In the next section you can find additional information helpful in the context of kilometer in meters, such as the spelling variants for example.

## How many Meters are in a Kilometer?

Now that you know the most important things about how to convert km to m, you might also be interested in learning some facts about the meter measurement and kilometer measurement.

The meter is the fundamental unit to measure a length when a metric system such as the SI is used, in the current definition the distance light travels in a short period of time in vacuum condition.

The common unit kilometer, in turn, is usually employed to indicate the distance between two places on land, as long as you are in a country which has adopted the metric system.

The official unit symbols are km and m, respectively.

They are lowercase, except when capitalized in titles, as can been in this article.

Regarding the spelling of kilometers to meters: This is known as American spelling.

The British spelling for meter is metre, and this also applies to multiples and submultiples.

Either way, the plural takes on the “s” ending.

Throughout our site we mainly use the American spelling, the international spelling is only used for illustration purposes.

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Ahead is the summary of this page, including references for further readings, as well as the most frequent kilometer to meters conversions people are looking for when visiting our site.

## Summary

You have reached the concluding paragraph about the km to m conversion.

We have written this article to help our visitors conducting the distance conversion from km to meters.

The points to remember about the two metric units under consideration are are that kilometers are used to measure the distance between two terrestrial places, and that the meter is the base unit of length in the metric systems.

And the kilometer is a multiple of the metric length unit meter, the factor is 1000, as implied by the prefix “kilo”.

This is how you may remember this metric measurements conversion by heart.

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## Conversion Table

Last, but not least, here’s our quick conversion chart:

KilometersMeters
0.0011
0.0110
0.1100
0.5500
11,000
22,000
33,000
44,000
55,000
66,000
77,000
88,000
99,000
1010,000
1111,000
1212,000
1313,000
1414,000
1515,000
1616,000
1717,000
1818,000
1919,000
2020,000
2121,000
2222,000
2323,000
2424,000
2525,000
2626,000
2727,000
2828,000
2929,000
3030,000
3131,000
3232,000
3333,000
3434,000
3535,000
3636,000
3737,000
3838,000
3939,000
4040,000
4141,000
4242,000
4343,000
4444,000
4545,000
4646,000
4747,000
4848,000
4949,000
5050,000
5151,000
5252,000
5353,000
5454,000
5555,000
5656,000
5757,000
5858,000
5959,000
6060,000
6161,000
6262,000
6363,000
6464,000
6565,000
6666,000
6767,000
6868,000
6969,000
7070,000
7171,000
7272,000
7373,000
7474,000
7575,000
7676,000
7777,000
7878,000
7979,000
8080,000
8181,000
8282,000
8383,000
8484,000
8585,000
8686,000
8787,000
8888,000
8989,000
9090,000
9191,000
9292,000
9393,000
9494,000
9595,000
9696,000
9797,000
9898,000
9999,000
100100,000
– Article written by Mark