Meters to chains conversion table shows the most common values for the quick reference. Alternatively, you may use the converter to convert any other values.
1 Meter = 0.0497096954 Chains
1 Chain = 20.1168 Meters
Meter is a metric system base length unit 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. It is spelled as metre in Europe and also commonly mistaken for the device "meter". It equals to 3.2808399 feet, 39.3700787 inches. The abbreviation is "m".
Chain is an old unit of length used in some English speaking countries. It is mostly used in surveying land.