## 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 174 centimeters into meters we have to multiply 174 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

174 cm → L(m)

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

L(m) = 174 cm × 0.01 m

L(m) = 1.74 m

The final result is:

174 cm → 1.74 m

We conclude that 174 centimeters is equivalent to 1.74 meters:

174 centimeters = 1.74 meters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 meter is equal to 0.57471264367816 × 174 centimeters.

Another way is saying that 174 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 0.57471264367816 meters.

## Approximate result

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

174 cm ≅ 1.74 m

An alternative is also that one meter is approximately zero point five seven five times one hundred seventy-four 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)
175 centimeters 1.75 meters
176 centimeters 1.76 meters
177 centimeters 1.77 meters
178 centimeters 1.78 meters
179 centimeters 1.79 meters
180 centimeters 1.8 meters
181 centimeters 1.81 meters
182 centimeters 1.82 meters
183 centimeters 1.83 meters
184 centimeters 1.84 meters