## How to convert from meters to kilometers?

To convert a distance or length from meters or m to kilometers or km, follow the simple steps below:

- Write down the length value in
**meters (m)**. **Multiply**it by the value of a meter-to-kilometer conversion factor:**0.001**.- The result from multiplication is the value of a length or distance in
**kilometers**or**km**.

## Meters to kilometers formula

Here is the equation to find the length or distance in kilometers (km) when knowing the **n-meters** (m): **n** (m) = **n × 0.001** (km).

Fraction formula for converting from meters to km:

Decimal formula:

Scientific notion formula:

Or remember the conversion factor: **1 m = 0.001 km**.

## Examples

How to convert 75 meters to kilometers?

Write down 75 meters and multiply it by the meter-to-kilometer conversion factor: 0.001 or 10^{3} to get kilometers:

So 75 meters is equal to **0.075 km**.

How to convert 89 meters to kilometers?

Write down 89 meters and divide it by 1,000 or 10^{-3} to get kilometers:

So 89 meters is equal to **0.089 km**.

Alternatively, you can use our calculator by entering 89 into the meter box, and you instantly get the length in kilometers, in this case, 0.089 km.

## Meters to kilometers table

Here is the conversion table from meters (m) to kilometers (km) valued from 1 to 10,000. Use the table for a quick reference and remember it for everyday use.

Meters (m) | Kilometers (km) |
---|---|

1 m | 0.001 km |

2 m | 0.002 km |

3 m | 0.003 km |

4 m | 0.004 km |

5 m | 0.005 km |

6 m | 0.006 km |

7 m | 0.007 km |

8 m | 0.008 km |

9 m | 0.009 km |

10 m | 0.01 km |

20 m | 0.02 km |

30 m | 0.03 km |

40 m | 0.04 km |

50 m | 0.05 km |

60 m | 0.06 km |

70 m | 0.07 km |

80 m | 0.08 km |

90 m | 0.09 km |

100 m | 0.1 km |

200 m | 0.2 km |

300 m | 0.3 km |

400 m | 0.4 km |

500 m | 0.5 km |

600 m | 0.6 km |

700 m | 0.7 km |

800 m | 0.8 km |

900 m | 0.9 km |

1,000 m | 1 km |

2,000 m | 2 km |

3,000 m | 3 km |

4,000 m | 4 km |

5,000 m | 5 km |

6,000 m | 6 km |

7,000 m | 7 km |

8,000 m | 8 km |

9,000 m | 9 km |

10,000 m | 10 km |

## FAQs

How many meters are there in a kilometer?

There are 1,000 meters in a kilometer. **Kilo** or **k** is an official SI prefix denoting multiplication by 1,000.

Is meters or kilometers bigger?

A kilometer is a thousand times bigger than a meter. The meter is the base unit of metric length in the International System of Units (SI), while a kilometer equals one thousand meters.