Centimeters to Kilometers Converter

Do you have a length measurement in smaller SI unit centimeters and wanna convert it into a larger prefix kilometers? Then no need to waste your brain & time on manual calculations. You can try the online converter given below. This converter will help you to change any length measurement from centimeters to kilometers with just a tap/click. 

Put the value of the length measurement in centimeters (cm) and click the 'Convert' button. 


How to convert centimeters to kilometers

1 kilometer is equal to 100000 centimeters:

1km = 100000cm

The distance d in kilometers (km) is equal to the distance d in centimeters (cm) divided by 100000:

d(km) = d(cm) / 100000


Convert 20 centimeters to kilometers:

d(km) = 20cm / 100000 = 0.0002km

How many centimeters in a kilometer

One kilometer is equal to 100000 centimeter:

1km = 1km×100000 = 100000cm

How many kilometers in a centimeter

One centimeter is equal to 0.00001 kilometers:

1cm = 1cm/100000 = 0.00001km

How to convert 8 centimeters to kilometers

Divide 8 centimeters by 100000 to get kilometers:

8cm = 8cm/100000 = 0.00008km

Centimeters to kilometers conversion table

Centimeters (cm) Kilometers (km)
1 cm 0.00001 km
2 cm 0.00002 km
3 cm 0.00003 km
4 cm 0.00004 km
5 cm 0.00005 km
6 cm 0.00006 km
7 cm 0.00007 km
8 cm 0.00008 km
9 cm 0.00009 km
10 cm 0.0001 km
20 cm 0.0002 km
30 cm 0.0003 km
40 cm 0.0004 km
50 cm 0.0005 km
60 cm 0.0006 km
70 cm 0.0007 km
80 cm 0.0008 km
90 cm 0.0009 km
100 cm 0.001 km
1000 cm 0.01 km

Centimeters to Kilometers Converter

Both centimeter & kilometer are prefixes of meter which is the SI unit of length. A centimeter is a smaller prefix of a meter and 1/100th part of it while a kilometer is a larger prefix of the meter and 1000x of a meter. Meter along its smaller & larger prefixes used for length measurement. If you have any length measurement in centimeters and wanna convert it directly into kilometers then the above given online tool is the perfect option for that. 

This online converter is completely free to use and allows you to make as many conversions as you want because there is no conversion limit. It has a user-friendly webpage online setup where you can start your length conversion straightaway. It is the fastest of all-length conversion tools and has a one-click conversion setup. Moreover, you will get instant results with a 110% guarantee of accuracy. All you need is to write the centimeters value and click the convert button to change the given value from centimeters to kilometers within a second. 


This converter divides the given centimeters by 100000 because 1 kilometer is equal to 100000 centimeters. The mathematical equation used by this converter is given below. 

d(km) = d(cm) / 100000


It is a meter's prefix as 1/100th part of it. It is used as an SI unit for smaller length measurements. Its symbolic form is (cm). 


A kilometer is also a prefix for meter and is used as an SI unit for measuring distances and lengths. It is 1000x meter and its short symbolic form is (km).

Is km an SI unit?

Yes, a kilometer is an SI unit of length because it is the prefix of meter which is the standard SI unit for length measurement.

Is length a vector quantity?

No, length is not a vector quantity rather length or distance is a scaler quantity.

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