What is a Kilometer?
The Kilometre (SI symbol: km) is a unit of length in the metric system, equal to one thousand metres (kilo- being the SI prefix for 1000).
A kilometer is a metric system unit mainly used to express distance in most of the world; notable exceptions are the United States and the United Kingdom, where the mile is the unit used. Even though kilometers and miles are used for measuring the same unit (distance), the value differs.
What is a Meter?
Meter (abbreviation, m), also spelled as Metre(Commonwealth spelling), is the base unit of length in the International System of Units (SI). The SI unit symbol is m.
In the imperial system, a meter is equal to about 3.2 feet or 3 feet 3 inches.
The metric system is the standard of measurement used nearly everywhere in the world except in the United States; thus, it is the primary measurement system for scientific studies. Today, only the United States, Burma, and Liberia use the imperial system, and all other countries use the metric system.
How to Convert Kilometer to Meters?
To convert Kilometer to Meters, simply multiply the Kilometer value by 1000.
The formula used to calculate Kilometer to Meters -
d(km) = d(m) * 1000
The distance d in Meters (m) is equal to the distance d in Kilometers (km) multiplied by 1000.
How many Meters in a Kilometer
In simple terms, 1 km is equal to 1000 m.
The formula used is 1*1000 = 1000(m)
How many Kilometers in a Meter
1 Meter is equal to 0.001 Kilometers. So we can also say that there are 0.001 Kilometers in a Meter.
Kilometer to Meters Conversion Table
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