## Unit Converter

## 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 17 centimeters into kilometers we have to multiply 17 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

17 cm → L_{(km)}

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

L_{(km)} = 17 cm × 1.0E-5 km

L_{(km)} = 0.00017 km

The final result is:

17 cm → 0.00017 km

We conclude that **17 centimeters is equivalent to 0.00017 kilometers**:

17 centimeters = 0.00017 kilometers

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case **1 kilometer is equal to 5882.3529411765 × 17 centimeters**.

Another way is saying that *17 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 5882.3529411765 kilometers*.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that **seventeen centimeters is approximately zero kilometers**:

17 cm ≅ 0 km

An alternative is also that *one kilometer is approximately five thousand eight hundred eighty-two point three five three times seventeen 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) |
---|---|

18 centimeters | 0 kilometers |

19 centimeters | 0 kilometers |

20 centimeters | 0 kilometers |

21 centimeters | 0 kilometers |

22 centimeters | 0 kilometers |

23 centimeters | 0 kilometers |

24 centimeters | 0 kilometers |

25 centimeters | 0 kilometers |

26 centimeters | 0 kilometers |

27 centimeters | 0 kilometers |