## Unit Converter

## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from centimeters to millimeters is 10, which means that 1 centimeter is equal to 10 millimeters:

1 cm = 10 mm

To convert 117 centimeters into millimeters we have to multiply 117 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from centimeters to millimeters. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 cm → 10 mm

117 cm → L_{(mm)}

Solve the above proportion to obtain the length *L* in millimeters:

L_{(mm)} = 117 cm × 10 mm

L_{(mm)} = 1170 mm

The final result is:

117 cm → 1170 mm

We conclude that **117 centimeters is equivalent to 1170 millimeters**:

117 centimeters = 1170 millimeters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case **1 millimeter is equal to 0.00085470085470085 × 117 centimeters**.

Another way is saying that *117 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 0.00085470085470085 millimeters*.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that **one hundred seventeen centimeters is approximately one thousand one hundred seventy millimeters**:

117 cm ≅ 1170 mm

An alternative is also that *one millimeter is approximately zero point zero zero one times one hundred seventeen centimeters*.

## Conversion table

### centimeters to millimeters chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from centimeters to millimeters

centimeters (cm) | millimeters (mm) |
---|---|

118 centimeters | 1180 millimeters |

119 centimeters | 1190 millimeters |

120 centimeters | 1200 millimeters |

121 centimeters | 1210 millimeters |

122 centimeters | 1220 millimeters |

123 centimeters | 1230 millimeters |

124 centimeters | 1240 millimeters |

125 centimeters | 1250 millimeters |

126 centimeters | 1260 millimeters |

127 centimeters | 1270 millimeters |