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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 42.8 centimeters into millimeters we have to multiply 42.8 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

42.8 cm → L(mm)

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

L(mm) = 42.8 cm × 10 mm

L(mm) = 428 mm

The final result is:

42.8 cm → 428 mm

We conclude that 42.8 centimeters is equivalent to 428 millimeters:

42.8 centimeters = 428 millimeters

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 millimeter is equal to 0.0023364485981308 × 42.8 centimeters.

Another way is saying that 42.8 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0023364485981308 millimeters.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that forty-two point eight centimeters is approximately four hundred twenty-eight millimeters:

42.8 cm ≅ 428 mm

An alternative is also that one millimeter is approximately zero point zero zero two times forty-two point eight 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)
43.8 centimeters 438 millimeters
44.8 centimeters 448 millimeters
45.8 centimeters 458 millimeters
46.8 centimeters 468 millimeters
47.8 centimeters 478 millimeters
48.8 centimeters 488 millimeters
49.8 centimeters 498 millimeters
50.8 centimeters 508 millimeters
51.8 centimeters 518 millimeters
52.8 centimeters 528 millimeters