## 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 520 centimeters into meters we have to multiply 520 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

520 cm → L_{(m)}

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

L_{(m)} = 520 cm × 0.01 m

L_{(m)} = 5.2 m

The final result is:

520 cm → 5.2 m

We conclude that **520 centimeters is equivalent to 5.2 meters**:

520 centimeters = 5.2 meters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case **1 meter is equal to 0.19230769230769 × 520 centimeters**.

Another way is saying that *520 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 0.19230769230769 meters*.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that **five hundred twenty centimeters is approximately five point two meters**:

520 cm ≅ 5.2 m

An alternative is also that *one meter is approximately zero point one nine two times five hundred twenty 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) |
---|---|

521 centimeters | 5.21 meters |

522 centimeters | 5.22 meters |

523 centimeters | 5.23 meters |

524 centimeters | 5.24 meters |

525 centimeters | 5.25 meters |

526 centimeters | 5.26 meters |

527 centimeters | 5.27 meters |

528 centimeters | 5.28 meters |

529 centimeters | 5.29 meters |

530 centimeters | 5.3 meters |