Meter to Centimeter Converter
What is meter?
Meter or metre is a metric measurement slightly longer than a yard. It is the base unit of length in the International System of Units (SI). Distance measures length. For example, the distance of a road is how long the road is.
Originally, the meter was defined as one ten-millionth of the distance from the equator to the North Pole in 1793.
Meter is used as a measure of distance across the globe, the primary exception being the United States, where the imperial system is used for most purposes.
How to convert meters to feet
1 meter is equal to 0.3.28084 feet:
1 m = (1/0.3048) ft = 3.28084 ft
To convert meter to other length unit, follow the upcoming table
If you’ve ever see a ruler, you may have asked yourself ‘what is a centimeter?
Centimeter is a metric unit commonly used to measure small distances. A centimeter is a unit of measurement that’s about one-third the size of an inch.
The word centimeter comes from the French “centimeter”, a combination of the Latin word for “hundred,” centum, and the French” mètre”. “Centi” being the SI prefix for a factor of .01. Centimeter can be symbolized by “cm” .
You can use the following table to convert from centimeter to other length units