# Convert Unit Value, km to m

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Convert km to m. km stands for kilometer (American spelling) or kilometre (International spelling), whereas m stands for meter (American spelling) or metre (International spelling), which the size of the unit of length in the metric system. In some conditions, a value can be converted or changed into another common unit.

Convert a value into unit in km or m

To get result for this unit measurement, simply by insert a number or value in any box provided, then click “Convert!” or press enter. Below is a conversion tool to generate the unit value from km (kilometer or kilometre) to m (meter or metre) and vice versa.

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Length Unit Conversion can be divided into multiple purposes that can also represent the distance, size, height or vertical, as well as the width or the length from one side. In some situations, a value can be converted or changed into another common unit. Unit length of the most frequently used is km, m, cm, mm, mile, inch (in), yd (yard), ft (feet).

Definition

Base unit measurement for length as SI (International System of Units) is a metre, whereas The centimetre was the base unit of length in the now deprecated CGS (centimetre gram second) system of units. In the physical sciences and engineering, the word “length” is typically used synonymously as “distance”, with symbol “l” (lowercase) or “L” (abbreviation: Length).

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### km (centimeter)

km stands for kilometer (American spelling) or kilometre (SI spelling) which the size of the unit of length in the metric system. 1 km is equal to one thousand meters (kilo become SI prefix for 1000). Now the unit of measure is used officially to represent the distance between geographic areas of land in most parts of the world, an exception to the United States and the road network of the UK where these countries use the another official unit of length.

### m (meter)

m stands for meter (American spelling) or metre (SI spelling). This is the size of the unit of length in the metric system which is an international standard. 1 m is equal to 100 cm or 0.001 km.