Meter to Kilometer 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
What is kilometer?
The kilometer is a unit of length in the metric system. One kilometer equals to 1,000 meters. It is part of the metric system of measurement. Its abbreviation is km.
It is now the measurement unit used officially for expressing distances between geographical places. The U.S. and Great Britain are practically the only developed nations that still show miles rather than kilometers on their road signs.
How can we convert from kilometer to other length units?
Use the following table: