## 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 53 centimeters into meters we have to multiply 53 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

53 cm → L_{(m)}

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

L_{(m)} = 53 cm × 0.01 m

L_{(m)} = 0.53 m

The final result is:

53 cm → 0.53 m

We conclude that **53 centimeters is equivalent to 0.53 meters**:

53 centimeters = 0.53 meters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case **1 meter is equal to 1.8867924528302 × 53 centimeters**.

Another way is saying that *53 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 1.8867924528302 meters*.

## Approximate result

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

53 cm ≅ 0.53 m

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

54 centimeters | 0.54 meters |

55 centimeters | 0.55 meters |

56 centimeters | 0.56 meters |

57 centimeters | 0.57 meters |

58 centimeters | 0.58 meters |

59 centimeters | 0.59 meters |

60 centimeters | 0.6 meters |

61 centimeters | 0.61 meters |

62 centimeters | 0.62 meters |

63 centimeters | 0.63 meters |