# Centimeters to millimeters – cm to mm converter

Centimeters to millimeters (cm to mm converter) returns numbers of mm giving cm. The converter will calculate 6 cm to mm as the value 60. See also millimeters into centimeters calculator.

## Centimeter (cm)

Centimeter (abbreviated cm) – is defined as a hundredth of a meter or 10 millimeters. A unit often used in everyday measurements. Used in many popular hand-held measuring tools. On the other hand, it is poorly used in scientific and engineering calculations.

## Millimeter (mm)

Millimeter (abbreviated mm) – this is one thousandth of a meter. In scientific notation, 1 millimeter is 1 – E3 m, which means 0.001 x 1 m.

## Some another cm to mm converter examples

The centimeters to millimeters converter is a great tool. The converter has a wide range of applications, both for individual and scientific applications. Often times, we need to use additional converters because different metric units are used. In this case, meters into centimeters calculator or kilometers into centimeters calculator may be of use to you.

Converting tall buildings:

• Jin Mao Tower – 421 m (Shanghai, China) you may convert this height into about 42100 centimeters or 421000 millimeters.
• Nanning China Resources Tower – 402.7 m (Nanning, China) you may convert this height into about 40270 centimeters or 402700 millimeters.
• Empire State Building – 381 m (New York City, United States) you may convert this height into about 38100 centimeters or 381000 millimeters.
• Gevora Hotel – 356.3 m (Dubai, United Arab Emirates) you may convert this height into about 35630 centimeters or 356300 millimeters.
• Xi An Glory International Financial Center 350 m (Xi’an) you may convert this height into about 35000 centimeters or 350000 millimeters.

Converting long rivers:

• Saint Lawrence–Niagara–Detroit–Saint Clair–Saint Marys–Saint Louis–North (Great Lakes) 3058 km (Gulf of Saint Lawrence) in other metric units it is 305800000 centimeters, and it can be 3058000000 millimeters.
• Dnieper 2287 km (Black Sea) in other metric units it is 228700000 centimeters, and it can be 2287000000 millimeters.
• Tarim 2100 km (Lop Nur) in other metric units it is 210000000 centimeters, and it can be 2100000000 millimeters.
• Tapajós 1900 km (Amazon) in other metric units it is 190000000 centimeters, and it can be 1900000000 millimeters.
• Volta 1600 km (Gulf of Guinea) in other metric units it is 160000000 centimeters, and it can be 1600000000 millimeters.