A centimeter is 0.01 long in meters. Here is the length of a centimeter calculated in all important metrics. You can measure the centimeter in different units like Inch, Meter, Kilometer, Foot, Yard, Miles. One centimeter is a 0.39370078740157477 inch long is on a ruler. And the actual size of a centimeter is 0.01 Meters.

## Length of a Centimeter

Here is a length of a centimeter is calculated in all other length units.

Unit | Length of a Centimeter |
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Inch | A Centimeter is 0.39370078740157477 inches Long. |

Meter | A Centimeter is 0.01 Meters Long. |

Kilometer | A Centimeter is 0.00001 Kilometers Long. |

Foot | A Centimeter is 0.03280829000002166 Feet Long. |

Yard | A Centimeter is 0.010936099999984664 Yards Long. |

Mile | A Centimeter is 0.0000062136999999862725 Miles Long. |

### How long is a centimeter on your finger?

the length of the index finger is approximately 9 cm. i.e; A centimeter is about 1/4.5 of the index finger. It varies in person to person.

### How long is a centimeter in inches?

A centimeter is smaller unit than the inch, an inch contains 2.54 centimeters. The below image gives you the how long is a centimeter when compares to inch. A centimeter is 1/2.54 (= 0.3937) long when compared to an inch.

1 Centimeter = 0.3937 Inches

1 Inch= 2.54 Centimeters

This image answered you, About how long is a centimeter in inches is. You can look it and the visual representation is exactly the difference between inch and centimeter. This helps you to find how long is a centimeter when comparing to an inch.

### How long is a centimeter in meters?

A centimeter 1/100 part of a meter, a meter contains 100 centimeters. The below image gives you the how long is a centimeter when compares to a meter.

1 Meter = 100 Centimeters

1 Centimeter = 0.01 Meters

This image is the visual representation of the Meter vs Centimeter. This helps you to find how long is a centimeter when comparing to a meter.

### How long is a centimeter in millimeters?

A centimeter is bigger unit than the millimeter, a centimeter is 10 times longer than a millimeter. Following is the formula gives you the how long is a centimeter when compares to millimeter.

1 Meter = 100 Centimeters

1 Centimeter = 10 Millimeters

### How long is a centimeter in feet?

A foot is 30.48 longer than a centimeter. a centimeter contains 0.0328084 feet. Following is the formula gives you the how long is a centimeter when compares to a Foot.

1 Foot = 30.48 Centimeters

1 Centimeter = 0.0328084 Feet

### Things that are 1 centimeter long

- A piece is about one centimeter long
- Most of the Pencil and Pens are a centimeter in width
- width ring finger nail is approximately 1 cm