# cm to inches converter

# Cm to Inches Conversion

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Using this converter you can get answers to questions like:

- How many inches is

1 centimeter? - 1 centimeter is equal to how many inches?
- How tall is

1 cm in feet and inches - What is the cm to in conversion factor?
- What is the formula to convert from cm to in? among others.

## Definition of centimeter

A **centimeter** (cm) is a decimal fraction of the meter, the international standard unit of length,

approximately equivalent to 39.37 inches.

## Definition of inch

An **inch** is a unit of length or distance in a number of systems of measurement, including in the US

Customary Units and British Imperial Units. One inch is defined as 1⁄12 of a foot and is therefore 1⁄36 of a

yard. According to the modern definition, one inch is equal to 25.4 mm exactly.

## Centimeter to inches formula and conversion factor

To calculate a centimeter value to the corresponding value in inch, just multiply the quantity in centimeter

by 0.39370078740157 (the conversion factor).

### Centimeter to inches formulae

The factor 0.39370078740157 is the result from the division 1/2.54 (Inch definition). So, a better formula is

### Values around 1 centimeter(s)

Centimeters | Inches |
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0.35 | 0.13780 |

0.45 | 0.17717 |

0.55 | 0.21654 |

0.65 | 0.25591 |

0.75 | 0.29528 |

0.85 | 0.33465 |

0.95 | 0.37402 |

1.05 | 0.41339 |

1.15 | 0.45276 |

1.25 | 0.49213 |

1.35 | 0.53150 |

1.45 | 0.57087 |

1.55 | 0.61024 |

1.65 | 0.64961 |

1.75 | 0.68898 |