# Meters to centimeters – convert meter to cm

Convert meter to cm (meters to centimeters converter) to returns numbers of cm. The calculator computes 1 meter to cm as the value 100. See also centimeters into meters calculator.

## Meter

Meter (abbreviated m) – is the basic unit of length in systems such as: SI, MKS, or MTS. The construction of the metro should be connected with the date of March 26, 1791. The length of a meter as the path that light travels in a vacuum during 1/299792458 seconds was established only at the end of the 20th century. From 1795 to 1983, the measure of the meter varied depending on how it was measured.

## Centimeter

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.

## Meter to centimeter

Among the known units of measurement, meter to centimeter takes a similar value as meter to millimeter and meter to inch.

• 1 Meter to millimeter = 1000 mm
• 1 Meeter to centimeter = 100 cm
• 1 Meter to inch = 39.37 in

## Convert meter to cm in the examples

Convert meter to cm (meters to centimeters converter) to get values you want. It is worth presenting the operation of the converter on river lengths, mountain heights or cave depths. See also kilometers into meters calculator.

Examples of river lengths:

• Ottawa 1271 km (Saint Lawrence) after converting the metric units this will be approximate 1271000 meters as well as 127100000 centimeters.
• Athabasca 1231 km (Mackenzie) it can be otherwise described as 1231000 meters and123100000 centimeters.
• Wu 1150 km (Yangtze) it is about 1150000 meters or 115000000 centimeters.
• Madre de Dios 1130 km (Beni) it is an equivalent into about 1130000 meters as well as 113000000 centimeters.
• Chu River 1067 km (none) after converting the metric units this will be approximate 1067000 meters and 106700000 centimeters.
• Loire 1012 km (Atlantic Ocean) after converting the metric units this will be approximate 1012000 meters as well as 101200000 centimeters.
• Tagus 1006 km (Atlantic Ocean) after converting the metric units this will be approximate 1006000 meters or 100600000 centimeters.