## 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 471 centimeters into meters we have to multiply 471 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

471 cm → L(m)

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

L(m) = 471 cm × 0.01 m

L(m) = 4.71 m

The final result is:

471 cm → 4.71 m

We conclude that 471 centimeters is equivalent to 4.71 meters:

471 centimeters = 4.71 meters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 meter is equal to 0.21231422505308 × 471 centimeters.

Another way is saying that 471 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 0.21231422505308 meters.

## Approximate result

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

471 cm ≅ 4.71 m

An alternative is also that one meter is approximately zero point two one two times four hundred seventy-one 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)
472 centimeters 4.72 meters
473 centimeters 4.73 meters
474 centimeters 4.74 meters
475 centimeters 4.75 meters
476 centimeters 4.76 meters
477 centimeters 4.77 meters
478 centimeters 4.78 meters
479 centimeters 4.79 meters
480 centimeters 4.8 meters
481 centimeters 4.81 meters