## 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 457 centimeters into kilometers we have to multiply 457 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

457 cm → L(km)

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

L(km) = 457 cm × 1.0E-5 km

L(km) = 0.00457 km

The final result is:

457 cm → 0.00457 km

We conclude that 457 centimeters is equivalent to 0.00457 kilometers:

457 centimeters = 0.00457 kilometers

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 kilometer is equal to 218.81838074398 × 457 centimeters.

Another way is saying that 457 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 218.81838074398 kilometers.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that four hundred fifty-seven centimeters is approximately zero point zero zero five kilometers:

457 cm ≅ 0.005 km

An alternative is also that one kilometer is approximately two hundred eighteen point eight one eight times four hundred fifty-seven 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)
458 centimeters 0.005 kilometers
459 centimeters 0.005 kilometers
460 centimeters 0.005 kilometers
461 centimeters 0.005 kilometers
462 centimeters 0.005 kilometers
463 centimeters 0.005 kilometers
464 centimeters 0.005 kilometers
465 centimeters 0.005 kilometers
466 centimeters 0.005 kilometers
467 centimeters 0.005 kilometers