## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from centimeters to kilometers is 1.0E-5, which means that 1 centimeter is equal to 1.0E-5 kilometers:

1 cm = 1.0E-5 km

To convert 1258 centimeters into kilometers we have to multiply 1258 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from centimeters to kilometers. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 cm → 1.0E-5 km

1258 cm → L(km)

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

L(km) = 1258 cm × 1.0E-5 km

L(km) = 0.01258 km

The final result is:

1258 cm → 0.01258 km

We conclude that 1258 centimeters is equivalent to 0.01258 kilometers:

1258 centimeters = 0.01258 kilometers

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 kilometer is equal to 79.491255961844 × 1258 centimeters.

Another way is saying that 1258 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 79.491255961844 kilometers.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that one thousand two hundred fifty-eight centimeters is approximately zero point zero one three kilometers:

1258 cm ≅ 0.013 km

An alternative is also that one kilometer is approximately seventy-nine point four nine one times one thousand two hundred fifty-eight centimeters.

## Conversion table

### centimeters to kilometers chart

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

centimeters (cm) kilometers (km)
1259 centimeters 0.013 kilometers
1260 centimeters 0.013 kilometers
1261 centimeters 0.013 kilometers
1262 centimeters 0.013 kilometers
1263 centimeters 0.013 kilometers
1264 centimeters 0.013 kilometers
1265 centimeters 0.013 kilometers
1266 centimeters 0.013 kilometers
1267 centimeters 0.013 kilometers
1268 centimeters 0.013 kilometers