Metric system length units centimeter to meter conversion factor is 0.01. To find out how many meters in centimeters, multiply by the factor or use the converter below.

**1 Centimeter = 0.01 (1/100) Meters**

**Centimeter** is a metric length unit and used widely in daily measurements. The prefix "centi" denotes a factor of one hundredth of the base length unit of metric system (metre). The abbreviation is "**cm**".

**Meter** (metre in british english) is a metric system base unit of length and defined as the length of the path travelled by light in vacuum during a time interval of 1/299,792,458 of a second. The abbreviation is "**m**".

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