## Unit Converter

## 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 42.2 centimeters into meters we have to multiply 42.2 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

42.2 cm → L_{(m)}

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

L_{(m)} = 42.2 cm × 0.01 m

L_{(m)} = 0.422 m

The final result is:

42.2 cm → 0.422 m

We conclude that **42.2 centimeters is equivalent to 0.422 meters**:

42.2 centimeters = 0.422 meters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case **1 meter is equal to 2.3696682464455 × 42.2 centimeters**.

Another way is saying that *42.2 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 2.3696682464455 meters*.

## Approximate result

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

42.2 cm ≅ 0.422 m

An alternative is also that *one meter is approximately two point three seven times forty-two point two 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) |
---|---|

43.2 centimeters | 0.432 meters |

44.2 centimeters | 0.442 meters |

45.2 centimeters | 0.452 meters |

46.2 centimeters | 0.462 meters |

47.2 centimeters | 0.472 meters |

48.2 centimeters | 0.482 meters |

49.2 centimeters | 0.492 meters |

50.2 centimeters | 0.502 meters |

51.2 centimeters | 0.512 meters |

52.2 centimeters | 0.522 meters |