## 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 143 centimeters into meters we have to multiply 143 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

143 cm → L(m)

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

L(m) = 143 cm × 0.01 m

L(m) = 1.43 m

The final result is:

143 cm → 1.43 m

We conclude that 143 centimeters is equivalent to 1.43 meters:

143 centimeters = 1.43 meters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 meter is equal to 0.6993006993007 × 143 centimeters.

Another way is saying that 143 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 0.6993006993007 meters.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that one hundred forty-three centimeters is approximately one point four three meters:

143 cm ≅ 1.43 m

An alternative is also that one meter is approximately zero point six nine nine times one hundred forty-three 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)
144 centimeters 1.44 meters
145 centimeters 1.45 meters
146 centimeters 1.46 meters
147 centimeters 1.47 meters
148 centimeters 1.48 meters
149 centimeters 1.49 meters
150 centimeters 1.5 meters
151 centimeters 1.51 meters
152 centimeters 1.52 meters
153 centimeters 1.53 meters