Metric

units

of

measure

for

distance

Unit

Value

Kilometre (km)

1 000

metres

Hectometre (hm)

100

metres

Decametre (dam)

10

metres

Metre (m)

1

metre

Decimetre (dm)

0.1

metre

or

1/10

metre

Centimetre (cm)

0.01

metre

or

1/100

metre

Millimetre (mm)

0.001

metre

or

1/1000

metre