# Convert 1 kilometer to meters

## How khổng lồ Convert Kilometers khổng lồ Meters

To convert a kilometer measurement to a meter measurement, multiply the length by the conversion ratio.

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Since one kilometer is equal to lớn 1,000 meters, you can use this simple formula to convert:

### How Many Meters are in a Kilometer?

There are 1,000 meters in a kilometer, which is why we use this value in the formula above sầu.

1 km = 1,000 m

## Kilometers

One kilometer is equal to 1,000 meters, which are defined as the distance light travels in a vacuum in a 1/299,792,458 second time interval.

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The kilometer, or kilometre, is a multiple of the meter, which is the SI base unit for length. In the metric system, "kilo" is the prefix for 103. Kilometers can be abbreviated as km; for example, 1 kilometer can be written as 1 km.

## Meters

The meter is defined as the length of the path traveled by light in vacuum during a time interval with a duration of 1/299,792,458 of a second,according to lớn the most recent 2019 definition.<2> One meter is equal lớn 100 centimeters or 39.37 inches.

The meter, or metre, is the SI base unit for length in the metric system. Meters can be abbreviated as m; for example, 1 meter can be written as 1 m.

We recommover using a ruler or tape measure for measuring length, which can be found at a local retailer or home page center.Rulers are available in imperial, metric, or combination with both values, so make sure you get the correct type for your needs.

Need a ruler? Try our free downloadable and printable rulers, which include both imperial and metric measurements.

## Kilometer to lớn Meter Conversion Table

Kilometer measurements converted khổng lồ meters Kilometers Meters
0.001 km1 m
0.002 km2 m
0.003 km3 m
0.004 km4 m
0.005 km5 m
0.006 km6 m
0.007 km7 m
0.008 km8 m
0.009 km9 m
0.01 km10 m
0.02 km20 m
0.03 km30 m
0.04 km40 m
0.05 km50 m
0.06 km60 m
0.07 km70 m
0.08 km80 m
0.09 km90 m
0.1 km100 m
0.2 km200 m
0.3 km300 m
0.4 km400 m
0.5 km500 m
0.6 km600 m
0.7 km700 m
0.8 km800 m
0.9 km900 m
1 km1,000 m

## References

Ambler Thompson and Barry N. Taylor, Guide for the Use of the International System of Units (SI), National Institute of Standards and Technology, https://physics.nist.gov/cuu/pdf/sp811.pdfInternational Bureau of Weights & Measures, The International System of Units, 9th Edition, 2019, https://www.bipm.org/documents/20126/41483022/SI-Brochure-9-EN.pdf
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