## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from centimeters to meters is 0.01, which means that 1 centimeter is equal to 0.01 meters:

1 cm = 0.01 m

To convert 1188 centimeters into meters we have to multiply 1188 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from centimeters to meters. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 cm → 0.01 m

1188 cm → L(m)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the length L in meters:

L(m) = 1188 cm × 0.01 m

L(m) = 11.88 m

The final result is:

1188 cm → 11.88 m

We conclude that 1188 centimeters is equivalent to 11.88 meters:

1188 centimeters = 11.88 meters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 meter is equal to 0.084175084175084 × 1188 centimeters.

Another way is saying that 1188 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 0.084175084175084 meters.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that one thousand one hundred eighty-eight centimeters is approximately eleven point eight eight meters:

1188 cm ≅ 11.88 m

An alternative is also that one meter is approximately zero point zero eight four times one thousand one hundred eighty-eight centimeters.

## Conversion table

### centimeters to meters chart

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

centimeters (cm) meters (m)
1189 centimeters 11.89 meters
1190 centimeters 11.9 meters
1191 centimeters 11.91 meters
1192 centimeters 11.92 meters
1193 centimeters 11.93 meters
1194 centimeters 11.94 meters
1195 centimeters 11.95 meters
1196 centimeters 11.96 meters
1197 centimeters 11.97 meters
1198 centimeters 11.98 meters