## 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 68 centimeters into meters we have to multiply 68 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

68 cm → L_{(m)}

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

L_{(m)} = 68 cm × 0.01 m

L_{(m)} = 0.68 m

The final result is:

68 cm → 0.68 m

We conclude that **68 centimeters is equivalent to 0.68 meters**:

68 centimeters = 0.68 meters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case **1 meter is equal to 1.4705882352941 × 68 centimeters**.

Another way is saying that *68 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 1.4705882352941 meters*.

## Approximate result

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

68 cm ≅ 0.68 m

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

69 centimeters | 0.69 meters |

70 centimeters | 0.7 meters |

71 centimeters | 0.71 meters |

72 centimeters | 0.72 meters |

73 centimeters | 0.73 meters |

74 centimeters | 0.74 meters |

75 centimeters | 0.75 meters |

76 centimeters | 0.76 meters |

77 centimeters | 0.77 meters |

78 centimeters | 0.78 meters |