## 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 157 centimeters into millimeters we have to multiply 157 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

157 cm → L_{(mm)}

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

L_{(mm)} = 157 cm × 10 mm

L_{(mm)} = 1570 mm

The final result is:

157 cm → 1570 mm

We conclude that **157 centimeters is equivalent to 1570 millimeters**:

157 centimeters = 1570 millimeters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case **1 millimeter is equal to 0.00063694267515924 × 157 centimeters**.

Another way is saying that *157 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 0.00063694267515924 millimeters*.

## Approximate result

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

157 cm ≅ 1570 mm

An alternative is also that *one millimeter is approximately zero point zero zero one times one hundred fifty-seven 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) |
---|---|

158 centimeters | 1580 millimeters |

159 centimeters | 1590 millimeters |

160 centimeters | 1600 millimeters |

161 centimeters | 1610 millimeters |

162 centimeters | 1620 millimeters |

163 centimeters | 1630 millimeters |

164 centimeters | 1640 millimeters |

165 centimeters | 1650 millimeters |

166 centimeters | 1660 millimeters |

167 centimeters | 1670 millimeters |